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Why Your Veterinarian Goes Crazy for a Urine Sample from Your Pet

While it is not unusual for a pet to have an accident in The Animal Medical Center waiting room or while standing on an examination table, my reaction to that accident may be considered unusual. 405 more words

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Is Chronic Kidney Disease the Same as Chronic Renal Failure?

One of @amcny’s Twitter followers posted the question that is the title of this post. This person also asked, “Should the high end of the normal range of creatinine be 2.4?” These are very good questions, especially for cat families since cats are seven times more likely to have kidney disease than dogs. 486 more words

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What do Blood Tests Tell Your Veterinarian?

Veterinarians at The Animal Medical Center must say “Let’s send some blood to the lab” about 100 times a day. But what are we looking for in all those tubes of blood with the colorful stoppers? 640 more words

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Bigger is Better and a Lid Doesn’t Matter When it Comes to Cat Bathrooms

Who among us doesn’t covet a nice bathroom? Our homes today have more bathrooms and larger, more elaborate bathrooms than ever before. According to houzz.com, the… 574 more words

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