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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 01, 2005
When I started practicing, the most common cause of death in older dogs was chronic interstitial nephritis.
Mar 01, 2005
Horses that are offered two sources of roughage are less likely to engage in stereotypic behaviors.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jan 01, 2005
Sure, Brownie's not as spry as she used to be," says your slightly indignant client, petting her basset hound's bowling ball stomach. "But that doesn't mean that she's not a healthy, happy dog, Doctor."
Jun 01, 2004
Fortunately, there are numerous quality diets to choose from.
Jun 01, 2004
Our society is losing the war on obesity. And bad eating habits have spilled into the pet population. No matter how hard you preach, many clients don't seem to heed the warnings. In fact, client compliance with nutritional recommendations for therapeutic foods ranks at a dismal 12 percent compliance rate out of the the 59 percent of all dogs and cats that have visited a veterinarian and would benefit from treatment with a therapeutic diet, according to last year's American Animal Hospital Association's (AAHA) study. It was the worst compliance category. The survey estimates lost revenue in excess of $110,000 per veterinarian per year for therapeutic pet foods alone.
Jun 01, 2004
Nurtured means they know the desired outcome and accept the accountability for getting there with the client and patient...
Jun 01, 2004
Hemochromatosis results from excessive accumulation of iron in various body tissues.
Jun 01, 2004
Results of experimental and clinical investigation have confirmed the importance of dietary modifications in medical protocols designed to promote dissolution and prevention of uroliths.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 14, 2004
To get pets eating appropriate diets quickly, this doctor offers clients a sampler pack of the therapeutic diets he recommends for cats with kidney disease.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2004
The extrinsic factors in mare reproduction are those that can be manipulated.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2004
Oxygen gives pets life but may behave aggressively to try to shorten it.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2003
Q. Could you review the appropriate care of the pregnant bitch?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2003
Go beyond asking questions to find definitive answers
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2002
It is not uncommon for residents of the country of Georgia, in the former Soviet Union, to live well more than 100 years.
Sep 01, 2001
Dr. Thomas Catanzaro provides a detailed outline of the essential elements for developing nutritional counseling for your patients.