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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The massive amount of information and misinformation about petfoods on the World Wide Web, in books and publications, and elsewhere has led to considerable concern and confusion by the pet owning public.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
Eyelids cover and protect the globe, remove debris by blinking, and spread the tear film, and the eyelid margins contain the meibomian glands.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
History, ocular surface diagnostics, tonometry, culture and sensitivity, cytology, biopsy, ERG, ultrasound
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
For the young puppy, the purpose of micturition and defecation is to rid the body of wastes.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The electrocardiogram (ECG) is a record of the average electrical potential generated in the heart muscle at the body's surface.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The basal T4 concentration is useful in most cases.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
The recovery period is a very important period where vigilance is the key as complications such as hypoventilation; hypoxemia, hypothermia, pain, and excitation are not uncommon.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2008
We see it every day: fat cats, fat dogs, fatter cats and fatter dogs.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 01, 2007
Many owners begin their relationship with new puppies armed with misinformation and an idealistic view of the pet-owner relationship. Owners often don't know how to properly shape behaviors or handle problems, and one area that needs special attention is play aggression.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 01, 2007
On a hot Sunday morning in July, J.C. Burcham, DVM, and a colleague neuter 79 cats at a local animal welfare organization. Dr. Burcham, who practices in a large veterinary hospital in Olathe, Kan., knows firsthand about relinquishment and euthanasia.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 01, 2007
Misbehaving is the most dangerous thing a companion animal can do.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 01, 2007
Curb the 5 o'clock chaos with these simple steps to streamline your discharge appointments and send clients away happy.
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FIRSTLINE: May 01, 2007
Your team can help heal the hurt pets feel with a pain management program that supports pet owners.
Nov 01, 2006
Most clients would be pretty grossed out to find a flea or tick on their pets. But they don't always take all the steps to protect their pets from infestations. That's where you come in. You want to start pet owners off on the right paw, so begin discussing parasite control the first day clients visit with their new pets.
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FIRSTLINE: Nov 01, 2006
My fondest wish is to never see this very wild--and very special--patient again.