An open sore in the lining of the stomach, also called Stomach Ulcer and Peptic Ulcer. Stomach ulcers can be caused by nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen. Other possible causes can be liver diseases, kidney diseases, and chronic gastritis. Stomach ulcers require surgery, and it is therefore advised to consult your veterinarian as soon as possible.
When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.