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Dr. Kim Smyth

Pet Health

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.
Pet Health

Acupuncture for pets

Acupuncture aims to restore the flow to normalcy by stimulating specific points under the skin.
Pet Care

Alternative treatments for pets

Many pet parents use alternative treatments to find relief from pain and illness, and are beginning to explore the same treatments for their pets.
Pet Health

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.
Pet Health

Histoplasmosis in pets

Histoplasmosis is the infection caused by the organism Histoplasma capsulatum, which is found in the United States as well as Central and South America.
Pet Health

Fungus among us, part 1: blastomycosis

This series of blogs will discuss four of the most common systemic fungal infections.
Pet Care

A look at Thanksgiving from a pet point of view

We’ve put together a list of reasons for your pet to high-five you this season.