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    Endoscopy

    May 20 2016

    Endoscopy by Chris Woodford. Last updated: April 2, 2015. Think back to what medicine was like only a hundred years ago. Suppose you’re a 19th-century physician and a patient knocks on your…

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    Does diet matter in chronic kidney disease in dogs and cats?

    May 20 2016

    Yes it does! As a matter of fact it is the cornerstone of managing these patients according to IRIS (International Renal Interest Society). Stages of kidney disease What do we need…

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    CSF Pictures of Cells

    May 20 2016

    bacterial neutrophilic meningitis mononuclear CSF young dog IM meningitis. Bernese. lymphoma csf neutrophils toxic changes csf and blood   lymphocytic pleocytosis with necrotizing encephalitis viral meningitis suppurative inflammation

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    Myasthenia Gravis

    May 19 2016

    Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a neuromuscular disease due to a deficiency in acetyl choline (Ach) receptors (R) on the post synaptic (muscle) membrane of the neuromuscular junction. This can occur…

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    Morning breath all day!!!

    May 19 2016

    Halitosis is the name of that awful smell you get to enjoy when you pet pants in your face. There are many reasons for halitosis other than ingesting foul materials.…

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    Leptospriosis

    May 19 2016

    Once Upon A Time There Lived A Fudge….   Judge was, yes…was, the most beautiful four year old chocolaty silver American Staffenshire Terrier I have seen in a long time…

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    Leptospirosis

    May 19 2016

    Leptospirosis – You should be concerned.   What is leptospirosis? Leptospirosis is a bacteria that lives in spiral shape and with characteristic hook at the ends. It is most frequently…

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    Lactate

    May 19 2016

    LACTATE: WHAT DOES IT REALLY TELL US? Dez Hughes, BVSc, MRCVS, DACVECC Greensborough, Australia and Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand For much of the 20th century, lactate was largely…

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    James Herriott is no more!

    May 19 2016

    Well, the day has come that the vet that can do it all has become extinct. This is not because veterinarians do not know what to do but simply because…

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    HEATSTROKE IN DOGS

    May 19 2016

    HEATSTROKE IN DOGS Heatstroke is a serious life-threatening condition and one of the most tragic and preventable causes of death in dogs. As the days start becoming more hot and…