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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Nov 01, 2009
The skin and hair of newborn dogs and cats undergoes significant change between birth and six months of age.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 10, 2009
At what age do cats open their eyes?
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Puppies are often physiologically stressed by changes in ownership and new environments.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Many of the reproductive abnormalities that present as emergencies are straightforward and relatively easy to resolve.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 27, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Portland, Ore. -- Banfield, The Pet Hospital will discontinue ear cropping and tail docking surgeries, the company reports today.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2009
Seattle — The Utah Veterinary Medical Association wants the AVMA to lay off the "hard-line slant" it took when the policy on ear cropping and tail docking was changed late last year.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
The periparturient period can be associated with high morbidity and even mortality for the dam and neonates.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Average reported neonatal mortality rates (greatest during the first week of life) vary, ranging from 9-26%.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Pediatric patients are commonly presented to the veterinarian because of signs referable to the abdominal cavity due to congenital anomalies, dietary indiscretion, parasitic infestation and infectious disease.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Although suffering from a variety of different diseases, many sick neonates present with similar clinical signs.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Neonatal pathology may involve a number of developmental malformations. A solid background in embryology and early development assists in understanding the pathogenesis of many of the conditions.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
The first 3 months of life (Neonatal stage – birth to 2 weeks, infant state – 2 to 6 weeks of age and pediatric stage – 6 to 12 weeks) may be considered the pediatric period in dogs and cats.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
A review of the physiologic differences affecting pharmacokinetics in neonates, the basic concepts in making drug choices for the neonatal canine and feline, the most commonly used drugs in neonates, and specific drugs commonly used and avoided in the neonate.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Aug 01, 2008
Pediatric dogs and cats dehydrate quickly with inappetence or illness, and assessing the hydration status of these animals is difficult.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
The goal of neonatal care is to maximize the health and well being of the newborn puppy and kitten.