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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Besides water, the most critical component considered in a diet is energy.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
According to the National Research Council, the term "senior" refers to an animal's functionality, such as decreased activity, weight gain, and other age-related physical and behavioral changes.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 24, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Fort Collins, Colo. -- Colorado State University's (CSU) Center for Comparative and Integrative Pain Medicine is studying whether herbal supplements have any affect on arthritis pain in dogs.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
In veterinary practice, therapy lasers can be used alone or in combination with other pain management tools to decrease recovery time, help manage pain, and treat other conditions.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
A 5-step Hospice care plan was developed by Dr. Tami Shearer to act a template so no part of pet's care would get overlooked.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
As the human population ages and has more personal exposure to palliative and hospice care, pet owners are aware that there are benefits to having those services available for pets too.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Low-level laser therapy is emerging as a new treatment option with a variety of applications in the veterinary field.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
A number of therapy lasers are available to the veterinary practitioner.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Over the past 10 years, the veterinary community has talked about hospice care but few tools were available to facilitate the efficient application of the philosophy for the veterinary practice.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
In the veterinary profession we are confronted with a number of factors that affect the treatment outcome of our patients.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
As veterinarians, we are asked by pet owners to assess the quality of life of a pet each time we do an examination.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
We are reminded daily of the obesity problems facing Americans and we see how these issues are mirrored by the percentage of pets that are overweight.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
Why study it? To predict problems by constitutional element, predict progression by same, and control problems via herbs or acupuncture that address the elements.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
Acupuncture is still regarded with skepticism by many veterinarians, or viewed as adjunct therapy rather than a primary therapy.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
There is no such thing as the one and only ideal diet. Why?