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    Sleeping Sickness

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Equine Encephalomyelitis, commonly known as Sleeping Sickness, is a rare but serious disease. Sleeping Sickness is caused by a virus that infects the central nervous system, consisting of the brain…

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    Panleukopenia

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Feline Panleukopenia, commonly referred to as feline distemper or panleuk, is an extremely contagious virus and a life threatening disease.  The virus tends to target kittens and large populations of…

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    Obesity

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Many of us make resolutions to resolve to lose weight. More than likely there is a furry friend in the house that is in desperate need of the same resolution.…

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    IBR

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Infectious Bovine Rhinotracheitis, commonly called IBR or “Red Nose” is a highly contagious virus disease of cattle.  The causative agent of IBR is Bovine Herpesvirus-1 (BHV-1).  IBR is recognized as…

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    Prolapse Problems

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    There is something hanging out the back end of my cow!  Prolapses are a common problem in beef and dairy cattle.  Cows can prolapse before or after calving.  While both…

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    Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Many of us take going to the washroom without discomfort for granted. Unfortunately, for many of our feline pets, using the litter box can become uncomfortable. The process may even…

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    Equine Influenza

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Equine Influenza is a highly contagious viral disease that affects the respiratory tract of horses.  Influenza, commonly known as the flu, continues to be one of the most important diseases…

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    Cushing’s

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Hyperadrenocorticism, also referred to as Cushing’s Disease, is a common condition in older dogs.  The disease is often mistaken for the normal aging process.  Dogs affected with the disease will…

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    Equine Corneal Ulcers

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Corneal ulcers are the most common eye injury that affects horses. Equine corneal ulcers can easily become serious, difficult to treat, vision threatening, and therefore career threatening problems. Corneal ulcers…

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    Diabetes

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Diabetes is one of the most commonly diagnosed diseases in dogs and cats.  Diabetes can be a debilitating and even life threatening disease for our pets.  Often it goes unrecognized…