Itching

Blog by Dr. Nick Kiefer Without a doubt, one of the most common problems we see in our patients is itchy skin, known as pruritus. There’s a whole bunch of potential causes in our furry friends, from bacterial or fungal

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What is a CBC?

Blog by Dr. Cindy Carter, DVM A Complete Blood Count, or CBC, is a measurement of red and white blood cells in your pet’s circulation which gives us information about disease processes such as anemia, infection, dehydration, and cancer. We

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CYTOLOGY BLOG- what is it?

Blog by Dr. Lindsay Riddick Happy spring to all of the wonderful PAZ pet parents (PEACE TO ALL!) The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the trees have been pollinating! As some of you know, it’s been a

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ARTHRITIS in dogs and cats

Blog by Dr. Tim Julien Is your once peppy puppy slowing down? Does your four-legged buddy, Fuzzybritches McPeppertooth, need a little more time to be up an at’em? Does Colonel Claws von Stauffenberg spend less time jumping and more time

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Allergy PAWblems

Jackson’s Testimony “Oh no, not again. I just can’t stop licking, scratching, chewing and shaking my head.  I can’t sleep at night nor am I comfortable, and my owner is looking at me crazy and concerned. Sometimes I feel like

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Cytology vs. Histopathology

Blog by Jamie Senthirajah, DVM You may have heard us throwing out these words in the exam room or over the phone, but these two tests have very different meanings. You may notice a raised (or even flat) mass on

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The Scoop on Your Pet’s Poop

Blog by Dr. Cindy Carter Get excited people! Today we’re gonna be talking about the creepy crawlies that could be lurking in your pet’s poop. You might want to put that taco or cup of cold brew down for a

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Canine Parvovirus

Blog by Dr. Jena Webb Canine parvovirus, aka Parvo, is a highly contagious virus that most commonly attacks the lining of the gastrointestinal tract in our canine friends. While all dogs are susceptible to contracting the virus, it is most

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