Internal Medicine

Disc Disease

April 12, 2019
Disc disease is a common problem in dogs. Type I disc disease is characterized by disc herniation ("slipped disc") and a sudden onset of signs.

Hyperthyroidism in Cats

November 26, 2019
Feline hyperthyroidism is caused by the overproduction of thyroid hormone. Left untreated, it can result in heart failure and other complications.

Nutritional Management of Chronic Renal Disease

April 12, 2019
Chronic renal (kidney) failure is an irreversible loss of the kidney's functions. There is no cure, but nutritional therapy is an important part of management.

Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus

April 12, 2019
Nutrition is an integral part of the management of diabetic patients because diabetes mellitus is caused by an absence or reduction in the activity of insulin.

Nutritional Management of Uroliths

April 12, 2019
Uroliths, or "stones", can occur in any section of the urinary tract, with the bladder being the most common. They occur when urine becomes too concentrated.

Urinary Incontinence in Dogs

April 12, 2019
Urinary incontinence is an involuntary action that results in urine leakage. Speak to your veterinarian since there could be different causes.