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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Disaster Preparedness

Thousands of pets have been misplaced during natural disasters. The devastation caused by hurricanes and tornadoes can leave people and their pets without housing. In the panic of evacuation many animals are left in individual homes or in shelters. In the event of an emergency, do you have a disaster preparedness plan for your pet? These...
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