|Dog and Cat Articles
Use of Lantus in Cats
Used for a while in Europe, I decided to use Lantus in cats here in my clinic because I liked how smooth it is, in my own son's diabetes management. It works pretty well in cats and in general, is smooth enough to avoid the crises that sometimes go with other insulins.
Alternative Medicine in Companion Animals
Legitimate veterinary chiropractors and accupuncturists probably can't stand some of the chicanery going on in this field of medicine. The good and the bad.
Giardia in Dogs and Cats
Far more common than I ever thought, up to 20-30% of normal dogs and cats may carry Giardia. Not everyone or every pet with Giardia shows ANY symptoms. Other times, it's serious.
Epilepsy in Dogs - For Veterinarians
I was doing a review of the literature and made these notes on management of refractory epilepsy cases.
Three Year Vaccine Cycles
Another "fad" started by mainstream journalists, this information is WILDLY out of context, will risk animal lives, and is even being brought to bear on cats which don't have the immune system of the dog. Oh, my, god.