Canine Cesarean Section
Clin Brief. Nov-Dec 2021;19(8):. 8 Refs
1 Animal Surgical Center of Michigan, Flint, MI 48507, USA.
Follow this step-by-step guide to perform cesarean sections in dogs and achieve a healthy outcome for the dam and neonates.
Ischemic Dermatopathy in Dogs|
Some dermatologists have subtyped ischemic dermatopathy into 5 groups: familial dermatomyositis, juvenile-onset dermatomyositis-like disease in atypical breeds, post-rabies-vaccine–associated panniculitis, generalized vaccine-associated ischemic dermatopathy, and generalized idiopathic ischemic dermatopathy.
Canine Cesarean Section|
Cesarean section is the treatment of choice if medical management of dystocia fails or is contraindicated, or if there are signs of fetal distress or maternal exhaustion.
Cuterebriasis in Dogs and Cats|
The typical manifestation of a bot infestation is a seeping, cutaneous nodule (furuncular lesion) that may be mistaken for an abscess. These lesions are most often found near the head, along the neck, or extending caudally along the shoulders, thorax, or sides.
Effect of age, sex, and body size on the blood biochemistry and physiological constants of dogs from 4 wk. to > 52 wk. of age.|
The results of this study showed that ALT, total protein, albumin, globulin, urea, creatinine, and body temperature levels were lower in puppies than in adult dogs, while the enzymatic activity of ALP, LDH, glucose concentration, and heart rate were higher. Whereas sex, body size, and the interaction did not show a significant effect.
Guide to radiation therapy use in companion animals|
Many owners that receive a cancer diagnosis for their pet never get to consult with a veterinary oncologist, and so it is important that clinicians involved in cancer diagnosis or treatment (whether a general practitioner, internal medicine clinician, surgical specialist, or neurologist) have a basic understanding of the equipment used, the basic mechanism of action, the indications, as well as the expected side effects of RT.