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Oral Malignant Melanoma in Dogs and Its Vaccine

Unlike melanoma on the skin, oral melanoma is characteristically a highly aggressive cancer that is almost never...

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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Heart Disease in Cats

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a disease that causes the heart muscle to abnormally thicken. Although it is...

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Demodicosis is an overgrowth of demodex mites on your pet. Demodex mites are normal skin inhabitants that...

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Cauda Equina Syndrome in Dogs

Introduction Cauda equina syndrome is a disorder in which the nerves of a dog’s hind limbs, rear...

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Addison’s Disease

Addison's disease, known by the medical term hypoadrenocorticism, is a disorder of the adrenal glands that causes...

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Prostate Diseases

The prostate is a gland in male animals that is located at the base of the bladder...

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Pannus (Chronic Superficial Keratitis)

Pannus, or chronic superficial keratitis, is a painful autoimmune disease of the cornea and conjunctiva of both...

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Retinal Degeneration

Introduction Retinal degeneration is the "thinning" or "atrophying" of the retina, the light-absorbing neurological tissue in the...

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Elbow Dysplasia

INTRODUCTION The elbow is a complex joint made up of three bones, the humerus in the upper...

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Mammary Gland (Breast) Tumors

Introduction Mammary gland tumors in dogs and cats are similar to those in humans, and are usually...

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