• 5 Signs It May Be Time to See a Veterinary Dermatologist
    Your Guide to Kidney Failure in Dogs Kidney failure can sound like a very scary thing, but it doesn’t automatically mean you should expect the worst. With the help of our Read more
  • 4th of July With Pets: Your Survival Guide
    There are many reasons to celebrate summer, including the 4th of July. However, owners must ensure their pet's holiday is pleasant and safe. Keep an eye out for the following Read more
  • Urinary Obstruction
    Keeping your pets happy and healthy often involves dealing with health issues promptly. Serious health conditions such as urinary obstructions will need immediate veterinarian attention. At Ambassador Animal Hospital, we Read more
  • What You Need to Know About Spay and Neuter
    Spaying and neutering are considered to be some of the most responsible things a pet owner can do for their pet. They are surgical procedures that help to prevent the Read more
  • Dehydration and Kidney Failure
    Kidney failure happens in pets for many reasons, but one main cause is dehydration. Kidneys need a steady supply of blood to function properly. Lack of fluid from dehydration causes Read more
  • Leptospirosis
    Leptospirosis is a disease that can jump from pets to people. Before a vaccine was developed more than 50 years ago, leptospirosis was a major killer of pets, particularly puppies Read more
  • Mange
    Mange is a skin condition found in many species of animals, including dogs, cats, rabbits, hamsters, and guinea pigs. There are many types of mange, but all have the same Read more
  • Mast Cell Tumors in Cats
    Siamese cats have been one of the most popular cat breeds for decades. They have a lot of positives, but also are prone to certain medical conditions, like developing mast Read more
  • Common Dog Skin Problems
    As a pet owner, you want your dog to stay healthy and happy. There are many health problems that dogs can suffer from. Skin issues are some of the most Read more
  • Importance of Spaying and Neutering Your Pet
    The decision to spay or neuter your pet is one of the most important decisions you'll make as a pet owner. At Ambassador Animal Hospital in Columbia, SC, our veterinarian Read more
  • How to Tell if Your Pet Has an Eye Infection
    An eye infection can be a painful and uncomfortable experience for your pet. From itchiness to irritation, you want to make sure that your pet has the best possible vet Read more
  • How Safe Is Pet Anesthesia?
    Generally speaking, properly administered anesthesia for pets is safe. That said, the medications used are very powerful and only a trained veterinarian or another expert should administer anesthesia. Fortunately, residents Read more
  • Signs Your Pet has Allergies
    When your pet comes in contact with a foreign substance, it may have an allergic reaction. When your pet has some type of allergic reaction, its immune system also reacts. Read more
  • 5 Signs It May Be Time to See a Veterinary Dermatologist
    5 Signs It May Be Time to See a Veterinary Dermatologist Caring for your pet’s skin is an important part of pet care. If your pet is suffering from skin irritation, Read more
  • Gastrointestinal Issues in Cats
    Gastrointestinal Issues in Cats As a cat owner, you know that cats have sensitive stomachs, and it seems almost anything can make them throw up. At Ambassador Animal Hospital in Columbia, Read more
  • Protect Your Dog or Cat from Heartworm Disease
    Protect Your Dog or Cat from Heartworm Disease Heartworms are a parasite that grow and live inside the heart and pulmonary artery. Heartworms mainly attack dogs but can also affect cats. Read more


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