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Dental Disease in Pets, the Silent Killer – Part 2

April 14, 2013

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Now to pick up where I left off in my last post; allow me to highlight the most common symptoms your pets may present with when suffering from a tooth ache and this will include some nauseating pictures. In dogs, the subtle signs they may display include: Favoring soft food, Burying their raw bone instead of tackling it […]

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Dental Disease in Pets, the Silent Killer – Part 1

April 1, 2013

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This is a subject very close to my heart. Ever since I graduated, I always struggled with educating my clients about the importance of dental hygiene in their beloved pets. As soon as I noted some tartar or plaque build-up on their pet’s teeth and before I could discuss my recommendations, they would defensively react […]

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Oh No, I discovered a lump on my pet! Part II

February 2, 2013

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Last time, I discussed three very common lumps I come across in my canine patients. There are a myriad of lumps and bumps that can affect your pets and I simply can’t cover all of them. I do, however, want to shed some light on a few other prevalent lumps and just equip you with […]

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Oh no,I discovered a lump on my pet! Part 1

January 14, 2013

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It must be very scary to discover a lump on your pet especially if it a decent size. I ask you not to panic and I hope this post..

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Are you sure you want to breed from your dog?

December 3, 2012

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I was in the middle of surgery when my colleague walked out and said, get ready for an emergency caesarean. Layla,a 12 month old Great Dane, had been scheduled for a pregnancy ultrasound later that afternoon. Her owner had wanted to check how many puppies were present and to make sure the pregnancy was going […]

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Lucy, you are worth it!

November 26, 2012

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Lucy adapted really well to her new quarters. Two weeks after having her, I had to board a rescue dog I re-homed named Ro for two weeks.

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Fostering a special needs dog

November 19, 2012

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Let me tell you all about my lovely foster dog, Lucy. She is a beautiful 5-year-old female de-sexed golden retriever. She greets you with the biggest grin, loves to be a lap dog regardless of her size and just thrives on attention. I first met Lucy in 2010 as she had a very sore eye. Her […]

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Is your dog’s scratching driving you mad?

November 11, 2012

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Allergy season is officially here. The warmer weather does not only bring with it the outdoor adventures but also the flea burden, risk of mites and/or tick infestation, and the unavoidable exposure to a multitude of pollen and grass. It can be quite stressful watching your dog obsessively chewing his/her feet or scratching his/her flank. If you have ever had to […]

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The Plight of a Schnauzer – Episode 1: Turmoil

August 19, 2012

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s your Schnauzer in peak health? This is ‘Episode 1′ of one the most remarkable cases I have..

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Dogs will eat just about anything…

May 27, 2012

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It has taken me almost two whole weeks but I have finally recovered from my horrifying Sunday on emergency..

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