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Health and veterinary information
Canine problems, diseases & prevention
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Health and veterinary information (74)
- Choosing a veterinarian : Your vet should be chosen with as much care
as your family doctor....
- Canine Conditioning: Canine athletes and workers need coaching and
conditioning for success
- Canine Diabetes: Dogs get diabetes too
- Dog diseases: Dogs get sick....
- The eyes have it: All about canine eyes
- Breeders, scientists work to protect dogs: Advances in combating diseases, injuries
- Puppy viruses: Distemper and Parvovirus can mean big trouble
- What is a disease?: Canine illness can take many forms
- Leptospirosis outbreaks tough to diagnose: Disease may be caused by proximity to wildlife
- Diagnostic tests save pet lives: Modern medicine's advances help your vet
- Is it an emergency?: These conditions require immediate attention
- First aid kit: A basic first aid kit
- Spay or neuter surgery: A prescription for better canine health
- Early sterilization surgery: A sure-fire way to prevent unwanted litters?
- When Ranger has hip dysplasia . . .: Here are some things you can do.
- Alternative diets and holistic treatments: Choices for dog owners and veterinarians
- Homeopathic medicine: Herbalists, homeopaths gain ground in canine medicine
- Canine Acupuncture: Dogs can get needled back to good health
- Intestinal upsets: Grumbling guts mean trouble for dogs and owners
- Should Sassy have puppies? : There's more involved than you might think. . . .
- Hot spots: Hot spots frustrate dogs and owners alike
- Heartworm disease: An ounce of prevention beats a pound of cure
- It's all in the genes: Dogs can inherit more than pretty looks from Mom and Dad
- Breaking the canine genetic code: Scientists work to build a genetic map
- Canine fur: What's fur?
- Canine allergies: They cause Fido's itchy skin, not runny nose
- Flea season for Fido: Scratch, scratch, scratch . . . it's flea season for Fido
- Canine feet: Getting from here to there: healthy canine feet make the going easy
- ER for animals: Emergency clinics take over when veterinarians go home
- Nail clipping can be easier: Proper training can reduce the stress
- The nose knows: Canine scents and sensibilities
- Book review: Living with a deaf dog: Is your dog deaf? Read this book!
- Cushing's disease: Cushing's disease can trouble older dogs
- The critters on our critters: Fleeing fleas? Ticked at ticks? Read on.
- Canine coughs: A cough is not necessarily a cold
- Veterinary chiropractic care: Spirit in holistic land
- American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation: AKC, clubs, and fanciers seek cures for canine diseases
- Human cancer treatment goes to the dogs: Radiation gives dogs a leg up on cancer cure
- Blastomycosis: There could be a fungus among us
- Bloat: Deep-chested dogs are susceptible to gastric torsion; the dreaded "bloat"
- Autoimmune diseases: Immune system failures are a serious threat to your dog's health
- Arthritis: Arthritis is a pain in the joints
- Deceiving appearances: What looks like disobedience might be a health problem
- Summertime fun: Fun in the sun with Rover
- Canine worms: Watch out for worms
- Cold weather complications: Protecting Fido from winter hazards
- Winter woes: Voracious appetites, malicious mischief can mark winter days with pets
- Guide to careers: Vet techs: Veterinary technicians combine science and snuggling to help animal patients
- Veterinary Technicians: The physician's assistants of the animal world
- Vaccination: Shield against canine diseases.: Vaccination questions and answers by a vet
- Annual vaccinations come under scrutiny : Are changes in the wind?
- TTouch helps end submissive urination: Maggie doesn't piddle in fear any more
- More on Ttouch: Tellington Touch can calm nerves, reduce tension and improve quality of life
- The Tellington Touch: The touch that heals
- Canine thyroid disease can be tough to diagnose: The symptoms can be legion and sometimes contradictory
- Thanks: A personal note
- Mange: The mystery of mange
- Canine surgery: A guided tour through canine surgery
- Zoonotic diseases: Diseases common to animals and humans
- Canine skin: Protection from the whimsies and weapons of the environment
- Signs of canine illness: How to tell if your dog is sick
- Rabies: What every dog owner should know about rabies
- A Precious gift of life and love: Farewell to a friend
- National Animal Poison Control Center: ASPCA Poison Control Center helps vets and pets
- PennHip Q & A: Veterinarians answer PennHip questions
- PennHip method of diagnosing hip dysplasia: New x-ray technology for assessing canine hip health
- The older dog: Age brings changes in pet behavior and health
- Obesity in dogs: A major problem for pet dogs
- Over-the-counter drugs can poison pets: NSAIDs can jeopardize health and lives.
- Canine teeth: My, what big teeth you have
- Form and function: what's it all about?: The hip bone's connected to the thigh bone...
- Tiny Giardia can make Fido mighty sick : Small organism can be big trouble
- Genetic testing for breeding dogs? : Should dogs be genetically tested before having
- How do breeders choose which dogs to breed?: There's more involved then availability, looks,
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