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Dr. Rebecca Jackson

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Feline infectious peritonitis

There is a lot we know about the feline infectious peritonitis (FIP), however, there is still a great deal that we don’t yet understand. Here is what we do know.
Pet Care

Pet first aid tips

A pet first aid kit is important to have on-hand for unforeseen emergency situations. But even if you’ve built a kit – do you know how to use it?
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What to know before taking your dog for a swim

No matter where you are heading to take a quick dip (the pool, ocean, or lake), here are a few helpful things to keep in mind.
Pet Health

Disc jockey, part 2: intervertebral disc disease

Today, I’ll explain how we diagnose the condition and what treatment options are available to help pets who are suffering.
Pet Health

Disc jockey: Dr. Rebecca Jackson digs into intervertebral disc disease

IVDD is a disease process that involves the soft inner core of the intervertebral disc.
Pet Health

Canine conundrum: Dr. Rebecca Jackson discusses distemper

These days, distemper isn’t generally a problem for vaccinated pets, but we do still see this deadly virus crop up from time to time.
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Disease control – part 2: Dr. Rebecca Jackson explains leptospirosis

Leptospirosis can be difficult to treat, especially if your dog is in the later stages of infection and substantial organ damage has occurred.
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Disease control: Dr. Rebecca Jackson explains leptospirosis

Leptospirosis is a bacterial infection that can spread through interaction with other animals, but more commonly, dogs get it from the environment.