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Cherry eye in pets

A cherry eye is a prolapse of the gland of the third eyelid, and it has earned its nickname by resembling a cherry pit.
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Tetralogy of Fallot in pets

Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) is a congenital condition can affect dogs or cats (or humans, for that matter), but is more commonly seen in dogs.
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Feline hyperesthesia syndrome

Feline hyperesthesia syndrome goes by many names, including rolling skin disease and fittingly, twitchy cat disease.
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Matters of heart: patent ductus arteriosis

To understand how PDA affects our pets, it is helpful to get a short primer (this time on fetal mammals).
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Thyroid carcinomas in pets

Boxers, Beagles, and Golden Retrievers are more likely to be affected than other breeds.
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A primer on puppy strangles

While there’s a lot we still don’t know about the condition, puppy strangles seems to be caused by an overactive immune system.
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Diabetic ketoacidosis in pets

When blood sugar is too high for too long, it results in a serious condition called diabetic ketoacidosis.
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What happens during a routine checkup?

You’ve heard me talk about the importance of a yearly (or, for older pets, twice yearly) exam in all of our pets, but do you know what a physical exam entails?