Monthly Archives: March 2016

Anal Sacs: The Smelly Story


What are anal sacs? Anal sacs are a pair of small sacs that lie inside the anus between the internal and external anal sphincters. These sacs contain a foul smelling material that is used for scent marking. This material can range from watery and clear, to a thick and dark brown consistency. Dogs typically empty… Read more »

An Itchy Situation


Information About Pet Allergies & Skin Infections I don’t see any fleas, so why is my pet constantly scratching? Fleas are just one of many possible reasons as to why your pet may be scratching. Allergies (both seasonal and food) are the most common culprit. An allergy is a condition where your pet’s immune system overreacts… Read more »