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The truth about rage syndrome

Sudden Onset Idiopathic Aggression (SOIA), or Rage Syndrome as it is more commonly known, is a rare but serious genetic behavioral problem in pets.
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Diabetes in pets

Diabetes is the result of an insulin deficiency that leads to high blood sugar, and it affects pets in much the same way it affects as people.
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Canine leukocyte adhesion deficiency in Irish Setters

Canine leukocyte adhesion deficiency (CLAD) is a rare inherited disease that affects Irish Setters.
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In the red: Dr. Kim Smyth discusses arteriovenous fistulas

An arteriovenous fistula is an abnormal passage connecting an artery (carrying oxygenated blood) and a vein (carrying deoxygenated blood).
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Ascites in pets

Unfortunately, ascites is not uncommon in dogs and cats, and it has plenty of underlying causes.
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Acromegaly in pets

Acromegaly is a medical condition in cats and dogs that results from the overproduction of growth hormone.
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Diaphragmatic hernias in pets

This defect causes the abdominal organs protrude into the thorax, limiting the space for the lungs to expand and interfering with breathing.
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What pet parents need to know about cancer in dogs and cats

While youÔÇÖre probably used to hearing it being applied to diseases in people, we should all be aware that cancer can affect our pets too.