Pet Health

Pet Health

Tooth root abscesses in pets

Tooth root abscesses are nothing to shake a stick at. In fact, a stick might be what got your dog into this “sticky” situation in the first place!
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Immune mediated hemolytic anemia in pets

Immune mediated hemolytic anemia (or IMHA) is a life-threatening blood disorder. To understand this long-named disease, let’s break it down into parts.
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Can cats eat dog food?

It’s a question I've been asked many times as a veterinarian...
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Fatty liver disease in cats

One of the most common conditions requiring the placement of a feeding tube is hepatic lipidosis, or fatty liver disease.
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Feeding tube use in pets

Feeding tubes provide nutritional support for our pets when they are too ill to eat, or when they have lost their appetite for one reason or another.
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Mast cell tumors

Mast cell tumors are one of the most common skin tumors in pets and are often called “the great pretender,” as they can look like just about anything.
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Acupuncture for pets

Acupuncture aims to restore the flow to normalcy by stimulating specific points under the skin.
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Fungus among us, part 2: cryptococcosis

Cryptococcosis can infect indoor and outdoor cats, because the causative organism is carried indoors on shoes, on the wind or in soil used for indoor plants.