There are many things to consider for patients with heart disease. Here are helpful sites that can answer any questions you may have.
- Heart Friendly Diets and Treats: a list of over the counter heart healthy diets and treats for both dogs and cats with heart disease
- https://vetmed.tufts.edu/heartsmart/ is a thorough, helpful site from Tuft's that discusses heart disease, symptoms, treatment, testing, management, and recommended diets for both cats and dogs
- http://www.yourdogsheart.com is an informative site that discusses canine heart disease, how it effects the body, and regulating and monitoring the disease. There is also a link to an app that can be used for checking/monitoring your dogs resting respiratory rate!
- https://www.petbreathcounter.c... Having difficulty tracking the amount of breaths your pet takes in a minute? Technology is here to help! This is an app that helps you count the breaths. All you have to do is tap your phone when you see a breath, and the app counts and keeps track for you.