Kulshan’s Blog

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    It’s Fair Time!

    Jun 22 2017

    By Jake Murphy, DVM Fair season is here! Here are some common reasons and diseases to look out for that can get your animal disqualified from attending the fair. Any…

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    High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) in Pets

    Jun 15 2017

    By Dorrie Jordan, DVM Most people are familiar with concerns about high blood pressure in people. What a lot of people do not know is that dogs and cats can…

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    Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome (EGUS)

    Jun 01 2017

    By Mandy Cha, DVM Horses have a unique predisposition to gastric ulcers, one that has developed as a result of their evolutionary history and the feeding and management changes that…

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    You got a rabbit! Now what?

    May 18 2017

    By Jake Brandvold, DVM As a small animal veterinarian with an interest in exotic mammals, I get to see and treat a wide variety of species.   One species that is…

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    Another Interesting Day At The Clinic

    Apr 18 2017

    By Perry Stanfield, DVM One thing I have always loved about my profession is the variety I encounter each day.  That isn’t to say that we don’t experience difficulties: transitioning…

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    Urolithiasis = Urinary Blockage

    Apr 06 2017

    by Dr. Gale Dejong, DVM Urinary obstruction is a common problem in the ruminant animal (cattle, goats, and sheep).  It occurs primarily in the male.  It is an emergency, life…

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    What To Know About Marek’s Disease

    Mar 08 2017

    By Dr. Robin Eggenberger, DVM Springtime is always special for poultry enthusiasts.  Winter is over and it is time to start a new year with some new chicks. If you…

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    Brushing Your Pets Teeth: Realistic or Not?

    Feb 28 2017

    By Kevin Erickson, DVM February is National Pet Dental month and it seems like I’d be shirking my responsibilities if I didn’t write a piece related to pet dental care.…

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    Rabies Vaccinations: Dogs, Cats…and Horses?

    Jan 18 2017

    By Dr. David Sauter, DVM Rabies is a fatal viral disease and all mammals are susceptible.  The virus transmitted in the saliva of a rabid animal, often into a wound…

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    Rat Bait Poisoning in Dogs

    Jan 11 2017

    By: Dr. Dorrie Jordan, DVM Rat bait poisoning in dogs is a common occurrence, especially in a rural or semi rural area. Most people tend to think of warfarin type…