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Giving oral meds to cats

April 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Do Pet Parents Follow Through on Meds to Cats? Compliance in veterinary medicine is difficult to record. Some pet parents are meticulous in giving every dose on time, and still the pet (who you were [...]

Exercise for Diarrhea in Dogs

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Tell me about why dogs get chronic diarrhea One of the most common conditions affecting a dog's intestinal tract is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD for short). There are also food responsive diarrhea as well as [...]

Stones and Kidney Disease in Cats

April 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Tell me about kidney disease in cats? Kidney disease is very common in cats, particularly elderly cats. The average age of onset is 9-12 years and it gets more common as they age. When the [...]

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  • Giving oral meds to cats

    Giving oral meds to cats

    Do Pet Parents Follow Through on Meds to Cats? Compliance in veterinary medicine is difficult to record. Some pet parents are meticulous in giving every [...]

  • Stones and Kidney Disease in Cats

    Stones and Kidney Disease in Cats

    Tell me about kidney disease in cats? Kidney disease is very common in cats, particularly elderly cats. The average age of onset is 9-12 years [...]

  • Kidney Disease Treatment for Cats

    Kidney Disease Treatment for Cats

    Tell me about kidney disease in cats? Kidney disease is very common in cats, particularly elderly cats. The average age of onset is 9-12 years [...]

  • Low Dose Treatment for Hyperthyroid Cats

    Low Dose Treatment for Hyperthyroid Cats

    What is the Issue? Hyperthyroidism is common in cats, particularly older cats. It can cause weight loss, excess energy, eating voraciously, drinking and urinating frequently [...]

  • Helping Cats with Kidney Disease

    Helping Cats with Kidney Disease

    Why is Kidney Disease so Common in Cats? Kidney disease is very common in cats, particularly elderly cats. When the kidneys fail they stop filtering [...]

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PET STORIES

  • Sozo

    Sozo

    Super Sozo the Blind Rescue Pit bull Sozo and his brother were brought in to the ER one night after having been beaten with lead pipes. [...]

  • Eme

    Eme

    Eme is an older Yorkshire Terrier.  We don't really know her age because her previous owner wasn't really sure how old she was.  She had [...]

  • Rosie

    Rosie

    Rosie was 4 months old when she was brought to the emergency clinic after ingesting a rat poison called bromethalin. There are three types of [...]

PET TOPICS

  • Chronic Vomiting in Cats

    Chronic Vomiting in Cats

    We’ve all been there.  In the wee hours of the morning, bare foot, half asleep, you step onto a cold squishy mess on the floor.  [...]

  • Seizures

    Seizures

    What are seizures? Seizures are events of involuntary muscle spasms or twitching motions due to abnormal electrical brain activity.  They can be generalized (the whole [...]

  • Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome

    Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome

    What is brachycephalic airway syndrome? Imagine you have a delicious shake or smoothie in front of you and you can only drink it with a [...]

  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

    Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

    A UTI is a bacterial infection of any part of the urinary tract although it is typically used to refer to a bladder infection or [...]

  • Pancreatitis

    Pancreatitis

    What is the pancreas? The pancreas is a small organ in the body that, when diseased, can cause big problems.  The pancreas sits in the [...]