Heart problems can affect pets both old and young. Your pet may even have a heart condition without any symptoms whatsoever. Only a qualified cardiology trained vet, like those at Pets First Animal Hospital, can determine if your pet is suffering from a heart condition. Heart disease is a leading cause of death in both dogs and cats. But if treated properly, those animals with this disease can live longer.
Cardiology: Congestive Heart Failure Can Be Caused by Several Sources
When you speak with our veterinarian, they will inform you about the different causes of congestive heart failure. One of the main causes of this serious condition is congenital heart disease, abnormalities of the heart, arrhythmia’s, and heartworms.
Contact Pets First Animal Hospital Today if your Pet needs
If you pet is presenting these signs, call Pets First Animal Hospital as soon as possible. Shortness of breath, trouble breathing, weakness, loss of appetite, and trouble walking can all be a sign of a serious heart-related issue. Call us right away because heart-related conditions can be deadly. The sooner we can examine your pet the quicker we can determine their medical situation. We will conduct tests including an electrocardiogram to make a proper diagnosis. Remember, time is of the essence when dealing with the heart.