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Noise phobias and pharmaceuticals

Increasingly, pharmaceuticals are being used to treat our four-legged family members – particularly those with noise phobias.
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Alopecia x diagnosis and treatment

Learn about how alopecia is diagnosed and treated.
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Bald is beautiful: alopecia x – part 1

Alopecia X is a condition most commonly seen in Pomeranians, Chow chows, Keeshonds, Samoyeds, Siberian Huskies and Alaskan Malamutes.
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A tough spot: Dalmatian leukodystrophy

Though it’s extremely rare (and a little difficult to say!) knowing a bit about the disease may help you recognize it or similar conditions if you have a Dalmatian.
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Bilateral conditions in pets

We hope for illnesses to be small and contained, but sometimes conditions are what we call “bilateral,” or occurring on both sides (right and left) of our pets.
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Stemming the tide: stem cell therapy - part 2

Clinically, there has been a lot of success with stem cell therapy. But what does this mean?
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Stemming the tide: stem cell therapy - part 1

Stem cell therapy in veterinary medicine is most commonly (and clinically) associated with mesenchymal stem cells.
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Detecting cardiac disease in pets

Whatever the cause of cardiac disease, early detection is key.