Sarah Caney discusses effective ways of identifying this condition in cats and management strategies that can slow its progression.34 mins
Several drugs are available for managing psychiatric disorders in small animals. Sagi Denenberg discusses why knowledge of these drugs – including applications, pharmacokinetics and side effects – is paramount when treating patients.
David Sargan provides a detailed picture of what is known about the health and welfare of these dogs – looking at the general health of breeds, whether better individuals exist and how these can be recognised.
Karen Walsh considers methods of assessing pain, drugs used to relieve the condition and ways of administering them.
Francesco Cian looks at the case of an eight-year-old mixed-breed dog with a large mass on its leg in the latest from Cytology Corner.
Ian Wright discusses methods of identifying and examining parasitic infections in cats and dogs, such as ticks and fleas.
Sarah Caney outlines the importance of reducing stress in feline patients and offers tips to help veterinary teams have “cattitude”.
Charlotte Maile describes the most commonly reported conditions affecting glycogen storage in domestic animals.
Gerard Olivares and Mellora Sharman discuss the underlying aetiology of this issue – including causes, advances in treatment and the use of probiotics. Includes video content.68 mins
Ian Wright discusses possible changes to the Pet Travel Scheme following Brexit.
A look at the case of Smartie, an 11-year-old female neutered border terrier presenting with a 36-hour history of lethargy and vomiting.
Ian Wright investigates the causes of bacterial infections in felines, discussing various means of limiting the zoonotic risk.
With the starting point an x-ray of a two-year-old shorthaired cat with abdominal effusion and a history if dyspnoea, lethargy and anorexia, Francesco Cian asks: what is the diagnosis?
Bob Partridge discusses the pathogenesis of periodontal disease in dogs and cats, focusing on biofilms and plaque.
Fabio Stabile describes the definitions, causes, clinical manifestations and three tiers of confidence for diagnosis of this disorder.37 mins
Ariane Neuber provides an update on skin disease, resistant infections and the allergy threshold.
Alex Gough’s latest Research Review also looks at studies into thermoregulation in dogs, the effects of gabapentin in cats, and emphysematous cystitis.
Jenny Helm looks at an increase in reported cases of this disease in dogs, and describes how to diagnose, treat and prevent it.
Francesco Cian, in this month’s Cytology Corner, looks at a case of cutaneous histiocytoma in a two-year-old cocker spaniel.
Hany Elsheikha looks at data on the clinical signs, diagnosis and management of canine angiostrongylosis in the UK.