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Saturday, July 4, 2020
Feeding the indoor cat for health and longevity

Feeding the indoor cat for health and longevity

As obligate carnivores, feline physiology explains why the diets of indoor cats need to model those of their wilder relatives.  As obligate carnivores, cats require...
How to support clients grieving the loss of a pet

How to support clients grieving the loss of a pet

With the growing popularity of pet memorial services, veterinarians have a variety of ways to offer support to clients who are grieving the loss...
Avoid isoxazoline flea and tick meds

Avoid isoxazoline flea and tick meds

Spring is in the air! Did you know that flea and tick medications in the isoxazoline class have been linked to seizures and muscle...
New insights on gallbladder mucocele formation in dogs

New insights on gallbladder mucocele formation in dogs

Incidences of canine gallbladder mucoceles are on the rise, despite not existing 20 years ago. Learn more from mulocele expert, Dr. Jody Gookin. Since the...
Integrative technological approaches to pain

4 integrative technological approaches to pain

From low-level light therapy to hyperbaric oxygen therapy, technological advances in pain management for animal patients are a boon to veterinary practice. Today’s veterinary...
Essential oil use for professional self care

Essential oil use for professional self care

Essential oil uses for self care is a time-honored modality for healing our patients that can also be utilized to heal ourselves. Too often, I...
Mitochondria: the energy of life

Mitochondria: the energy of life

The mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell. But why is it unique and how can you protect the mitrochondria in small animals? Mitochondria are...
Cyrosurgery in the veterinary practice

Cryosurgery in the veterinary practice

Innovative advances in cryosurgery offer safe and effective treatment options with unlimited potential in the hands of the veterinarian. Canine and feline dermatologic problems make...
KetoPet Sanctuary: ketosis, cancer and canines, part 3

KetoPet Sanctuary: ketosis, cancer and canines, part 3

KetoPet Sanctuary has tested using a ketogenic diet as therapy in dogs with cancer. Part 3 looks at practical applications of ketosis for dogs...
Equine metabolic syndrome

Equine metabolic syndrome

Cases of equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) are on the rise, and research sponsored by Morris Animal Foundation is helping to unravel the complexities of...