Managing a Pet With Ringworm

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Limiting the Zoonotic Risks of Fungal Skin Infections

Educating clients about the zoonotic disease along with recommended treatment plans, including disinfecting the environment, is a crucial component of managing these patients.

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Peer-Reviewed Articles

Anesthetic Case Management of a Canine Patient With Severe Subaortic Stenosis Using Dexmedetomidine

Anesthesiology

Anesthetic Case Management of a Canine Patient With Severe Subaortic Stenosis Using Dexmedetomidine

The objective of this case report is to suggest that low doses of dexmedetomidine can, and maybe should, be used in patients with SAS.

Canine Chronic Pain Assessment

Pain Management

Canine Chronic Pain Assessment

While owners can play a key role in recognizing signs of chronic pain in dogs, identification and assessment of chronic pain are vital skills for the veterinary nurse.

Evaluating TFAST, Radiography, and Computed Tomography in Emergent Thoracic Cases

Radiology/Imaging

Evaluating TFAST, Radiography, and Computed Tomography in Emergent Thoracic Cases

Knowing the strengths and weaknesses of each modality enables the veterinary team to quickly identify life-threatening conditions, stabilize the patient, and implement life-saving therapies

Hip, Hip, Hooray! Total Hip Arthroplasty in a 6-Year-Old Dog

Orthopedics

Hip, Hip, Hooray! Total Hip Arthroplasty in a 6-Year-Old Dog

Some of the factors for owners and surgeons to weigh during patient selection include severity of clinical signs, skin condition, concurrent diseases, implant availability, owner compliance, and procedure cost.

Nutritional Management of Gastrointestinal Disease in Brachycephalic Dogs

Nutrition

Nutritional Management of Gastrointestinal Disease in Brachycephalic Dogs

Digestive signs in brachycephalic dogs are usually medically managed with dietary modifications and pharmaceutical agents.

One Welfare Approach: Wellbeing in Shelters

Behavior

One Welfare Approach: Wellbeing in Shelters

A wide range of strategies can be implemented in the shelter environment to increase the wellbeing of dogs and cats.