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Be proactive in identifying health issues in pets

Immediately after I (Perry Jameson) put the ultrasound probe on her abdomen and saw the image I knew this was bad.

Dogs, cats differ on transitioning to plant-based diet

Q For ethical reasons, I am a vegetarian. I am the owner of a cat and two dogs. I feel very guilty feeding them animal products,...

Prevention best way to help dog avoid flu epidemic

Dear Pet Docs: I have been reading about the dog flu epidemic in the Midwest. Should I be worried here in South Carolina? How do...

Dog bounces back after major surgery, nearly dying

As I (Henri Bianucci) was completing evening rounds in our ICU, I noted that our emergency service was heating up to a low boil.

Diagnosing, treating liver disease in felines

Dear Pet Docs: Our cat has been diagnosed with liver disease and we do not know what to do. She has been vomiting for the past...

Cruelty to pets or any animal should not be tolerated

The Charleston Animal Society has assumed a “no kill” status, basically meaning that it will no longer euthanize...

Early detection key in finding tumors in dogs

Schautzie, was a cute 10-year-old Schnauzer sent to me for straining to urinate for the past two months. His family veterinarian...

Finding new diagnostic uses for MRIs, CTs helps pets suffer less

Three years ago, and on many occasions prior to that, I (Henri Bianucci) saw the type of case that can be the bane of veterinary...

Keep pets safe, secured when traveling by car

Q We travel a lot with our dogs as they love riding in the car. We buckle our kids in every time but our dogs remain loose, which...

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