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First Aid for Torn Footpads in Cats

Your feline's footpads are very important. Find out how to take care of them if they get injured. Although lowly in position, your cat’s feet occupy a [...]

First Aid for Torn Footpads in Cats2022-10-18T11:42:31+00:00

Adverse Reactions to Food in Cats

Do you think your feline friend is having an adverse reaction to their food? Find out what to look for and what you can do to [...]

Adverse Reactions to Food in Cats2022-10-18T11:42:30+00:00

Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Dogs and Cats

Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) happens when the pancreas is unable to produce enzymes that help with digestion. Both dogs and cats are susceptible to the condition and often [...]

Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency in Dogs and Cats2022-10-18T11:42:30+00:00

Declaw Surgery for Cats

Scratching is a natural cat behavior, but it can be destructive in a household. Declaw surgery generally involves the removal of all or a portion of the last [...]

Declaw Surgery for Cats2022-10-18T11:42:28+00:00

Preventatives – Part 2

Let's go over the common parasites and the preventatives we prefer to use to treat and prevent them. I’ll talk about heartworms since they are the [...]

Preventatives – Part 22022-10-19T15:39:21+00:00

Parasites and Preventatives – Part 3

Intestinal parasites are very common in dogs and cats, especially in puppies and kittens. The signs of these infections can be gastrointestinal problems, lack of weight [...]

Parasites and Preventatives – Part 32022-10-19T15:38:33+00:00

Acute Colitis

Acute colitis is a very common occurrence in our patients at St. Francis. It is defined as a sudden onset of colonic inflammation, manifesting with diarrhea [...]

Acute Colitis2022-10-19T15:36:36+00:00

Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Hyperthyroidism in cats is a common condition in middle-aged to geriatric felines, which has many effects on the body if left untreated. The disease is usually [...]

Hyperthyroidism in Cats2022-10-19T15:34:28+00:00

Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic kidney disease is a problem that is seen commonly in middle-aged to geriatric cats, and less so in older dogs. It is to be differentiated [...]

Chronic Kidney Disease2022-10-19T15:32:23+00:00
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