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Pet Illness

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Fluid therapy for pets

When we discuss treatment options for the various illnesses that may affect our pets, invariably fluid therapy comes up.
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Bone marrow suppression in pets

Bone marrow suppression causes a disruption in the production of one or more of these blood lines, and it can cause severe consequences can result.
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Cancer cures: radiation therapy for pets

We are lucky that veterinary oncologists are out there – ready to help our furry patients when we need them!
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Hypercalcemia in pets

It’s not a disease in and of itself; it’s a symptom that something else is wrong.
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Vasculitis in dogs and cats

Vasculitis happens when an overzealous immune system attacks blood vessel walls, interfering with their ability to carry blood to the tissues of the body.
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Different strokes: non-heat-related strokes in dogs

Strokes are acute vascular injuries in the central nervous system (often the brain).
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Who is healthiest? Dr. Ernie Ward discusses pedigrees and muttigrees

For my entire veterinary career I’ve held the assumption that mixed breed dogs were healthier than pure breeds. New research has vess questioning that hypothesis.
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Common glandular disorders in pets

Endocrine glands produce hormones that control all kinds of activities in the body.