6 Signs Your Pet Needs to See the Emergency Veterinarian in Chicago, IL

There are many instances in which a pet might need to see an emergency veterinarian. September is Responsible Dog Ownership Month, and part of responsible ownership is being aware of and prepared for situations that could constitute an emergency. Here are six common signs that your pet should visit West Loop Veterinary Care or a local 24-hour emergency veterinary hospital. Regardless of the situation, if you believe your pet is experiencing an emergency, seek immediate veterinary care. 1.      Difficulty Breathing Difficulty breathing is an emergency and requires immediate veterinary care. It can be caused by a variety of problems, including
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Microchips: Reunite with Lost Pets in Chicago and the West Loop

The statistics regarding lost pets are sobering. The American Humane Association estimates that more than 10 million dogs and cats are separated from their owners each year through theft or because they become lost. The American Kennel Club estimates that one out of three dogs will go missing from its family in its lifetime. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals reports that approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters every year. Unfortunately, not all of these pets are reunited with their human families. The best way to assure your pet is returned to you
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