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5 questions your vet should ask at every visit

Here are five important questions a vet should ask pet owners during almost every visit.
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Disc jockey, part 2: intervertebral disc disease

Today, IÔÇÖll explain how we diagnose the condition and what treatment options are available to help pets who are suffering.
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The dangers of landscaping with cocoa mulch

Did you know certain types of mulch can be dangerous for pets?
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Disc jockey: Dr. Rebecca Jackson digs into intervertebral disc disease

IVDD is a disease process that involves the soft inner core of the intervertebral disc.
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Pride and groom: the benefits of grooming for pets

If you think only prissy and dainty dogs need to be groomed, think again.
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Trismus: why dogs and cats get lockjaw

Spasms of the muscles that we use for chewing make it difficult to open our mouths, hence the popular nickname lockjaw for trismus.
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Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing

Advances in veterinary medicine follow suit. One such advance in the way we diagnose disease is the use of the polymerase chain reaction, or PCR.
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Sudden acquired retinal degeneration syndrome

Blindness in dogs is not uncommon, and dogs have proven time and time again that they can easily adapt to this lifestyle, especially when it's gradual.