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    Hyperthyroidism

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    There are cats that will become more active and energetic as they age. While it might seem wonderful to have an aging pet with the energy of a kitten, that…

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    ITEME

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Haemophilus somnus is a common bacteria known to cause many disease processes in cattle, sheep, goats and bison.  The bacteria are most devastating in feedlots and backgounding cattle, where it…

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    Deworming Horses

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Parasites are menacing culprits.  Severe infestations are capable of stealing valuable nutrition, damaging intestines and other tissue, and even killing horses.  The most challenging aspect is that intestinal worms cannot…

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    Aural Hematoma

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Ear infections are one of the most commonly diagnosed diseases in dogs and cats. We have previously discussed otitis externa. Otitis externa is often cured with ear cleaning and drops…

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    Otitis Externa

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Ear infections are one of the most common diagnosed diseases in dogs and cats. Otitis externa, meaning inflammation of the ear can cause a great deal of pain, discomfort, and…

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    Small Animal Dentistry

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Out of all the members of one’s family, it is not difficult to guess who has the worst dental hygiene.  It is the pets. They do not brush their teeth,…

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    Lead Poisoning

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Lead toxicity has been a health concern for many years. Over time, common sources of lead have changed, however the potential for toxicity has never resolved. A wide range of…

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    Bovine Respiratory Disease

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Bovine respiratory disease (BRD) is a complex infectious disease and one of the most common causes of illness and mortality in stocker and feedlot operations. Substantial economic loss exists every…

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    Rabies

    Mar 23 2015

    ddaley |

    Rabies is a preventable viral disease of mammals most often transmitted through the bite of a rabid animal.  The virus is relatively unstable in the environment therefore requiring direct contact…