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Dr. Kim Smyth

Pet Health

Could your Labor Day picnic make your pet sick?

With a few weeks of cookouts and picnics left (and holidays on the horizon), it's a perfect time to talk about A common (and serious) illness, pancreatitis.
Pet Health

Side effects of pet antibiotics and steroids

Take a look at the two most commonly prescribed medications in veterinary medicine, and what side effects they can cause for your pet.
Pet Health

Fibrocartilaginous embolism in dogs

We see many injuries in dogs at work or play, but fibrocartilaginous embolism, or FCE, is one of the more disconcerting ones.
Pet Health

The facts on brucellosis

It's a condition worth knowing about - especially when your newly adopted adult dog has an unknown history.
Pet Health

Osteomyelitis in pets

Osteomyelitis is the medical term for inflammation of the bone.
Pet Health

Aging signs in senior pets

Senior pets have special needs as they age - read on to find out how they are different.

The dangers of open windows to cats

It seems all cats love window sills, and thatÔÇÖs why open windows are a particular concern for pet parents.
Pet Health

Treating epilepsy in pets

If your middle-aged pet is having seizures, epilepsy is very likely to blame.