November 2015

A key step towards responsible antibiotic use is selecting the appropriate antibiotic. Responsible use will … more

ABSTRACT Weight loss is a common presenting sign in elderly cats. Common conditions such as … more

27 mins

ABSTRACT Glaucoma is a severe neurodegenerative disease and represents a range of disorders. Any “glaucoma” … more

21 mins

Making a confident diagnosis of canine hyperadrenocorticism (HAC) can be a challenge. This may be … more

24 mins

October 2015

In the past few years, several exciting drug developments have been specifically marketed for treatment … more

20 mins

ABSTRACT Canine leishmaniosis (CanL) is an important emerging vector-borne disease caused by the protozoan parasite … more

37 mins

It’s the end of the weekend shift when Jazz, a three-year-old Belgian shepherd dog, is … more

6 mins

Managing the diet of a dog with cardiac disease depends on the animal’s clinical signs … more

29 mins

In the first part of this article, the principles of radiation biology, treatment planning and … more

41 mins

In a 2005 survey for the RSPCA, 49 per cent of UK dogs were found … more

29 mins

ABSTRACT Obesity is a common condition in dogs and cats, ultimately caused by an unbalance … more

20 mins

Atrial fibrillation (AF) occurs almost exclusively in left atrial enlargement secondary to acquired heart disease. … more

21 mins

ABSTRACT The clinical signs associated with immune-mediated polyarthritis (IMPA) can be variable and this may … more

58 mins

Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is the most common tumour affecting the oral cavity in cats … more

19 mins

Lamotrigine (Lamictal, GlaxoSmithKline), a phenyltriazine compound – 1,2,4–triazine-3,5-diamine, 6- (2,3-dichlorophenyl) is a second-generation antiepileptic drug … more

12 mins

In part one of this article, I outlined how primary infectious conjunctivitis was rare in … more

23 mins

Sound-related fears and phobias are common in companion animals, with 49% of dog owners reporting … more

24 mins

September 2015

The latest generation of pet owners have grown up with the internet and it’s the … more

13 mins

ABSTRACT Immune-mediated polyarthritis (IMPA) is a form of inflammatory joint disease of non-infectious aetiology characterised … more

45 mins

ABSTRACT Radiotherapy is an increasingly used treatment in veterinary medicine. It remains the second most … more

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