Avoiding Festive Foods that Cause Pancreatitis in Dogs

corgi dog begging for table food during christmas dinner.

The holiday season is a time for indulgence, but while we may enjoy the feast, our furry friends may not be so lucky. At South Seminole Animal Hospital, we often see a spike in pancreatitis cases during this time. While the holidays are full of delicious treats, it’s important to know which festive foods can harm your dog’s health.


Treatment Options for Environmental Allergies in Cats and Dogs Living in Florida

gray cat smelling  dandelion.

Environmental allergies in cats and dogs may spike seasonally, but symptoms can also persist year-round. Mold, dust mites, and pollen are common allergens that trigger incessant scratching, licking, ear infections, and, let’s face it, overall misery. How do pet owners help their allergic pets cope with atopy, or atopic dermatitis? It’s not always easy or straightforward, but there are specific strategies to treat and soothe the skin, reduce triggers, and increase comfort. 


Should I Worry If My Pet Has Watery Eyes?

Dog with eye infection.

Our pet’s eyes are central to who they are, and how we interact with them. As a result, any illness or injury to the eyes is noticeable immediately. If your pet has watery eyes all of a sudden (or intermittently), we can share possible reasons for this and what you can do to help them.