ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Sable the therapy dog suffered a ruptured splenic mass and was hours away from death when she was brought to the
It is important to be aware of what household items are dangerous to your pets. Here is a list of common items around the home
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Anatomy The chest contains various structures such as the heart, lungs and esophagus. The chest cavity in which the organs are located is called the
Hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing’s disease) refers to a clinical condition, which results from having excess cortisone concentration in the body. A minority of dogs with this disease
Malassezia dermatitis is a non-contagious yeast infection of the skin. The appearance of the infection varies. Typically we will see at least one of the
Macrorhabdus ornithogaster is a yeast that can cause infection in some bird species. It is often called megabacteria because microscopically it resembles extremely large bacteria.
This syndrome is extremely common in adult umbrella (Cacatua alba) and Moluccan (Cacatua moluccensis) cockatoos. Generally these birds have several of the following characteristics: 1.
What is Acute Renal Failure (ARF)? The kidneys perform many vital functions. One of those is the removal of toxins from the body that build
What causes Cushing’s Disease? Cushing’s Disease is caused by excessive cortisone production by the adrenal gland or due to a pituitary (brain) problem. It can
What are thyroid tumors? Dogs have two thyroid glands that are located along side of the windpipe in the region of the neck. This gland
General Information This type of ulcer affects middle-aged to older dogs. Boxers develop this condition more often and may be affected at a younger age
What is BAER testing Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response (BAER) testing is an electro-diagnostic test used to evaluate the hearing ability of dogs, cats, and other
What to Expect When Your Family Veterinarian Diagnoses Feline Stomatitis Oral health is a very important factor in a pet’s quality of life and, the
What to Expect When Your Veterinarian Recommends a Root Canal Oral health is a very important factor in a pet’s quality of life and, the
What to Expect When Your Veterinarian Diagnoses Your Pet with Malocclusion Oral health is a very important factor in a pet’s quality of life and,
My Pet Has a Fractured Jaw! What You Need to Know Oral health is a very important factor in a pet’s quality of life and,
Your Family Vet Recommends Extractions: What Should You Expect? Oral health is a very important factor in a pet’s quality of life, and the more
What is Disk Disease? The spinal column is made up of a number of small bones called vertebrae that are lined up like building blocks.
What are oral tumors? Oral tumors arise from both soft tissue and bony structures within the mouth and can include less common locations such as