The Problem with Obesity Copy

Most of us couldn’t help but squeal with delight whenever we see a chubby looking animal. I have to admit that even veterinary professionals are guilty of that. We are unknowingly encouraging obesity amongst the pet population. Obese animals, just like overweight people, are predisposed to diabetes, fatty liver, pancreatitis, joint problems and a myriad of other metabolic disorders. It’s ... Read More

The Problem with Obesity

Most of us couldn’t help but squeal with delight whenever we see a chubby looking animal. I have to admit that even veterinary professionals are guilty of that. We are unknowingly encouraging obesity amongst the pet population. Obese animals, just like overweight people, are predisposed to diabetes, fatty liver, pancreatitis, joint problems and a myriad of other metabolic disorders. It’s ... Read More

Is this skin problem?

Recently, I had a client who brought his dog in for skin problem. Bleeding was noted on the belly one day ago. Otherwise, there were no other complaints. On closer examination, it was more severe than a superficial skin issue.  The patient had a blood clotting disorder, leading to the ease of skin bruising and bleeding.  Compared to the regular skin ... Read More