Category Archives: Your Dog Ate What???

Anecdotes and Lessons From the Exam Room

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Intestinal Gastric Surgery

There are many reasons your veterinarian would perform intestinal and/or gastric (stomach) surgery on your pet. These include the following.
  • Because our pets at times ingest foreign material (like garbage, sticks, clothing, strings, toys, etc.) we may have to intervene and retrieve those objects via surgery.
  • Some cancers are detected in the stomach and intestine. There would...
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