Ureteral ectopia Is a relatively common condition which primarily affects young dogs. Clinical signs arise from the positioning of the ureteral opening in an abnormal position. Normally, the ureters open into the trigone of the bladder. In these patients, the [...]
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Overview: Cats, dogs, ferrets, and most animals have pouches on each side of the anus. These are called anal sacs. A foul-smelling, brown liquid is secreted from the sac lining whenever the animal defecates. Although the exact function is [...]
Overview: Dogs breeds like French and English bulldogs, Boston terriers, Pugs and Pekinese all have a head shape that is shorter and the structure of the throat and muzzle causes breathing obstructions. These dogs belong to a breed [...]
Overview: Chylothorax is a fairly uncommon disease contracted by dogs and cats. It is identified by the abundance of chyle in the thoracic cavity. Chyle is a milky substance containing small fat molecules. During the process of digestion, fats [...]
ELBOW DYSPLASIA- Fragmented Medial Coronoid Process, Ununited Anconeal Process, Osteochondrosis (OCD)DevAccount2021-08-30T16:12:49+10:00
Overview: Canine elbow dysplasia (ED) is a disease of the elbows of dogs caused by growth disturbances in the elbow joint. There are a number of theories as to the exact cause of the disease that include defects [...]
CANINE UNICOMPARTMENTAL ELBOW RESURFACING-CUE Osteoarthritis can be caused by coronoid disease or other elbow dysplasia forms. The result of this can be losing all cartilage on surfaces that bear weight of medial joint structures. Ultimately, it can result in [...]
P.A.U.L. - Proximal Abducting Ulnar Osteotomy Elbow Dysplasia & Medial Compartment Disease One of the most common causes of fore limb lameness in the dog is Elbow Dysplasia. Elbow Dysplasia is a generic term meaning arthritis in the elbow [...]
Overview: One of the diseases that can prove fatal to your dog is called “Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus (GDV)”. GDV is linked to the dog eating big plates of food which cause expansion of the stomach. This enlargement can be [...]
Overview: Canine Hip Dysplasia (CHD) can cause instability or a loose-fitting hip joint as they grow. Symptoms of hip pain, joint changes and limb dysfunction are caused by hip joint laxity. If the femoral head (the ball part [...]