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Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 26.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 7.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 19.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 20.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 24.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 21.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 22.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 17.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 16.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 18.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 15.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 29.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 33.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 34.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 35.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 11.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 12.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 8.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 9.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 27.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 13.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 14.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 10.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 28.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 36.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 38.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 37.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 30.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 31.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 32.

Hotel Pennsylvania - New York City
The lobby of the Hotel Pennsylvania, temporary home to hundreds of dogs and handlers during the Westminster Kennel Club dog show each February. Page 6.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 5.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 2.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 3.

Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Photos of the places, people and dogs. Learn about the dogs and their handlers from a veterinary perspective; traveling with dogs, pet therapy, training and health of dogs involved in the professional dog show circuit. Page 4.

9 Tips and Tools for Home Dental Care for Dogs and Cats
Now that your pet has been examined by your vet and the teeth have been professionally cleaned (if necessary), what's next? These tips will help you find the best

The Bloodhound I met last year at Westminster / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
The Bloodhound I met last year at Westminster / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 11.

Borzoi Love / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Borzoi Love / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 10.

Boston Terrier Love / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Boston Terrier Love / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 9.

Greyhound Love / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Greyhound Love / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 12.

Belgian Tervurens in the ring / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Belgian Tervurens in the ring / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM

Long-haired Dachshunds in the ring / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Long-haired Dachshunds in the ring / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 16.

Empire State Building Lit with Purple and Gold Westminster Colors / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Empire State Building Lit with Purple and Gold Westminster Colors / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 24.

Emmett the Affenpinscher with Kara Hickey LVT / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Emmett the Affenpinscher with Kara Hickey LVT / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 15.

Happy Entlebucher Mountain Dog / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Happy Entlebucher Mountain Dog / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 14.

French Bulldog / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
French Bulldog / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 13.

Two Greyhounds and a Borzoi wait in line for the rest area / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Two Greyhounds and a Borzoi wait in line for the rest area / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 22.

Old English Sheepdog / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Old English Sheepdog / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 21.

Sherman and Porter the French Bulldogs / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Sherman and Porter the French Bulldogs / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 20.

Rhodesian Ridgeback cozy in a chair at Westminster / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Rhodesian Ridgeback cozy in a chair at Westminster / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 19.

Rhodesian Ridgeback getting some love from a small visitor / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Rhodesian Ridgeback getting some love from a small visitor / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 18.

Standard Poodle on the grooming table / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Standard Poodle on the grooming table / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 17.

Welsh Corgi snoozing at Westminster / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Welsh Corgi snoozing at Westminster / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 23.

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Westminster Spotlight - Bo the Mastiff
Westminster Dog Show 2008 - Spotlight. As part of the veterinary medicine coverage of the 2008 Westminster Kennel Club show, dogs and handlers that have a

Afghan Hound on the grooming table / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Afghan Hound on the grooming table / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 5.

Argos the American Foxhound / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Argos the American Foxhound / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 3.

Argos the American Foxhound and Jeanne Fournier-Fike DVM / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Argos the American Foxhound and Jeanne Fournier-Fike DVM / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 4.

Sleepy Beauceron / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Sleepy Beauceron / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 2.

Briards in the ring / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Briards in the ring / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 7.

Calvin the Shetland Sheepdog and Julie Iverson DVM with Knitted Goods / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Calvin the Shetland Sheepdog and Julie Iverson DVM with Knitted Goods / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 8.

Smooth Coated, Blue Merle Collie / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Smooth Coated, Blue Merle Collie / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 6.

Feline parasites - worms, mites, ticks and other parasites of cats
Parasites come in many sizes, shapes and levels of

Feline parasites - worms, mites, ticks and other parasites of cats
Parasites come in many sizes, shapes and levels of

Irish Red and White Setter - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Irish Red and White Setter - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 26.

Flat-Coated Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Flat-Coated Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 18.

Golden Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Golden Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 19.

Belgian Tervuren - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Belgian Tervuren - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 4.

Afghan Hound - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Afghan Hound - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 2.

Afghan Hound - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
A look at the stories and photos of the 134th Westminster dog show in New York City. This show was held on February 15 and 16 of 2010 at Madison Square Garden.

Belgian Malinois in the ring - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Belgian Malinois in the ring - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 5.

Bernese Mountain Dog - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Bernese Mountain Dog - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 6.

Border Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Border Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 7.

Borzoi - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Borzoi - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 8.

Briard - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Briard - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 9.

Cairn Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Cairn Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 10.

Smooth Collie - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Smooth Collie - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 12.

Cardigan Welsh Corgi - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Cardigan Welsh Corgi - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 13.

Dalmatian - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Dalmatian - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 14.

Longhaired Dachshund - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Longhaired Dachshund - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 15.

Longhaired Dachshund - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Longhaired Dachshund - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 16.

English Setter - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
English Setter - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 17.

Gordon Setter - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Gordon Setter - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 20.

Great Pyrenees - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Great Pyrenees - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 21.

Bearded Collie - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
A look at the stories and photos of the 134th Westminster dog show in New York City. This show was held on February 15 and 16 of 2010 at Madison Square Garden. Page 3.

Golden Retriever foot grooming - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Golden Retriever foot grooming - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 22.

Noah the Golden Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Noah the Golden Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 23.

Golden Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Golden Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 24.

Greyhound - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Greyhound - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 25.

Smooth Fox Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Smooth Fox Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 27.

Komondor - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Komondor - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 28.

Lhasa Apso - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Lhasa Apso - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 29.

Miniature Bull Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Miniature Bull Terrier - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 30.

Miniature Schnauzer - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Miniature Schnauzer - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 31.

Neapolitan Mastiff - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Neapolitan Mastiff - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 32.

Norwegian Buhund - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Norwegian Buhund - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 33.

Nova Scotia Duck-Tolling Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Nova Scotia Duck-Tolling Retriever - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 34.

Oldest and youngest dogs at the show - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Oldest and youngest dogs at the show - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 35.

Pomeranian - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Pomeranian - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 36.

Porter the French Bulldog - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Porter the French Bulldog - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 37.

Pugs - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Pugs - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 38.

Rhodesian Ridgeback - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Rhodesian Ridgeback - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 39.

Saluki - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Saluki - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 40.

Sable Smooth Collie - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Sable Smooth Collie - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 46.

Franny's Cats - The Franny household of cats starts a weight management program
Cats Guide Franny Syufy Joins Oliver and starts her cats on a a weight management program. This is a joint project to inform and encourage other pet lovers, especially cat owners, on how to keep their pets fit and trim.

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver plays hard to get
Oliver plays hard to get Bonnie Vengrow. Page 2.

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver and the TV remote
Oliver and the TV remote Bonnie Vengrow. Page 3.

Oliver Tuckered Out
Oliver Tuckered Out Bonnie Vengrow

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary
Oliver the Cat's Weight Management Diary is a photo

Skin Condition in Dogs – Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Skin Condition in Dogs – Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Saluki - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Saluki - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 42.

Salukis - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Salukis - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 41.

Shiba Inu - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Shiba Inu - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 43.

Siberian Husky - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Siberian Husky - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 44.

Skye Terriers - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Skye Terriers - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 45.

Weimaraner - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Weimaraner - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 47.

Whippet - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Whippet - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 48.

Irish Wolfhound - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Irish Wolfhound - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 49.

Irish Wolfhounds in the ring - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Irish Wolfhounds in the ring - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 50.

Belgian Malinois - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Belgian Malinois - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 51.

Service Dog Vest - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Service Dog Vest - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 52.

Zorro gets a treat - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Zorro gets a treat - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 53.

Zorro and Sara - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Zorro and Sara - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 55.

Sara and Zorro the Belgian Malinois - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Sara and Zorro the Belgian Malinois - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 54.

Asia - January 2006
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Asia March 2006
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Asia - July 2006
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Asia - September 2006 - Histocytoma
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Asia - September 2006
derm skin itch hair loss scratch chewing ears fungal scrapes bacteria vet veterinary dogs specialist skin disease allergy allergic mold pollen food hypoallergenic food trial shampoo cortisone topical pills medicine histiocytoma dermatology dermatologist fleas parasites mites pink red redness swollen. Page 15.

Asia - September 2006
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Veterinary Medicine
Asia suffered a severe flare up during week 6, with puffy red swellings under her front legs. Page 19.

Veterinary Medicine
A wider shot of Asia showing the redness under her front legs and on her neck. Page 18.

Simba - January 2006
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Simba - April 2004
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Simba - July 2006 - close up of his sores nearly at their worst
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Simba - July 2006
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Simba - July 2006 close up of his sores nearly at their worst
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Simba - August 2006
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Simba - close up of skin today - redness and sores all cleared up!
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Close up of Simba's skin today - redness and sores all cleared up!
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Veterinary Medicine
After saying how nice Simba's skin was looking last week, he broke out in an itchy red rash on both flanks as well, made worse by scratching. Page 17.

Dermatology Diary - A dermatology case work-up and progress report from Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Dermatology Diary - A dermatology case work-up and progress report from Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Simba's toe
A photo of Simba's toe, which he coincidentally was licking obsessively about the time his UTI (Urinary Tract Infection) flared up. His toe is cleared up now too. Page 20.

Asia's histiocytoma - close up view
Asia's histiocytoma (or lack thereof). These two photos were taken not quite 3 weeks after the ones posted earlier in the photo gallery. It went away even faster than it came up. Quite amazing(I was sure she was going to have to have it removed!). Page 21.

Skin Condition in Dogs – Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Skin Condition in Dogs – Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Skin Condition in Dogs – Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Asia - January 2004
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Asia - January 2004
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at ABout.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Pictures of Skin Conditions in Dogs
Lianne McLeod, Guide to Exotic Pets at About.com and a veterinarian, has written an extensive

Fireworks and Thunderstorms - pet safety tips for making it through loud noises
Resources to learn more about fireworks and thunder problems in pets (loud noise phobias) and how to keep your pet safe and sane when the volume ramps up.

Fireworks and Thunderstorms - pet safety tips for making it through loud noises
Resources to learn more about fireworks and thunder problems in pets (loud noise phobias) and how to keep your pet safe and sane when the volume ramps up.

Canine Parvovirus (CPV) - Gastrointestinal Virus
Canine parvovirus (also called parvo) is a very contagious and potentially fatal viral disease seen in dogs. Most commonly, parvovirus causes gastroenteritis, or inflammation of the stomach and intestines. Canine parvovirus is contagious and can survive for several months (some experts say as long as 2 years) in the environment, and is also resistant to many disinfectants. Vaccination is necessary to protect dogs, especially puppies.

Fat Pets - How to Tell If Your Pet is Overweight
It can be hard to resist those soulful eyes, that wagging tail, and that earnest face. However, with pet obesity being one of the top health concerns for our pets, a quick assessment of optimal body weight could help lengthen your pet's life. Find out how to objectively assess your pet's body optimal body weight in this article.

Ear Infections in Dogs and Cats
Ear infections are common problems for both dogs and cats. Learn what to watch for and how to prevent ear infections in dogs and cats.

Ear Infections in Dogs and Cats
Ear infections are common problems for both dogs and cats. Learn what to watch for and how to prevent ear infections in dogs and cats.

Causes of Seizures in Cats
Feline seizures can have many different causes. Learn about the diseases and conditions that can cause seizures in cats.

Treatment Options for Arthritis in Cats
Arthritis in cats can be treated using several different treatment options. Arthritis in cats in a painful disease and successful treatment methods must relieve the pain caused by feline arthritis.

Causes of Heart Disease in Cats
Heart disease in cats can be a devastating disease. There are many different diseases that can cause feline heart disease.

Diagnosing Canine and Feline Heart Disease
Canine and feline heart disease is common and can be life-threatening. Learn how heart disease and heart failure is diagnosed in dogs and cats.

Heart Disease - Tricuspid Valve Disease in Dogs
Though valvular heart disease in dogs is most commonly caused by mitral gland degeneration, tricuspid valve degeneration can also occur. Learn about this type of canine heart disease and the signs seen.

Diabetes Mellitus in Cats - Causes and Signs
Learn more about the causes of feline diabetes mellitus and the signs that cats with diabetes mellitus commonly display.

Your Pet's Teeth: Dental Care Questions
A veterinarian answers questions from readers about their pets' teeth, dental health care and disease. Page 1 of 2.

Veterinary Dental Questions - Dental Care for Pets
Veterinary Q & A - Dental Care for Pets. Learn about dental disease in dogs and cats, what is involved in a dental cleaning, and how to keep your pet's mouth and teeth healthy with this Veterinary Q & A. Page 2.

Safety Considerations for Loud Noise Phobias in Pets
Fireworks and thunderstorms can cause a great deal of stress for some animals. Learn how to avoid stress for your pets, and tips to keep them safe.

Pets and Fireworks - Safety considerations
As many pet owners know, fireworks and thunderstorms can cause a great deal of stress for some animals. Learn how to avoid stress for your pets, and tips to keep them from running when the sparks start flying. Page 2.

Swollen dog nose - close up view
The swelling did not go down with allergic reaction medications (Dexamethasone and diphenhydramine), so the next step was to take skull radiographs to see if perhaps a tumor or foreign body was in the nasal area. Sometimes tumors

Radiograph (x-ray) of the swollen nose - side view
The radiographs showed

Radiograph (x-ray) of the swollen nose - ventrodorsal view
The next step was to perform a Fine Needle Aspirate to take a look at the cells making up this swollen mass.

Not what was expected
What happened next, after the needle was inserted to collect a specimen, was a lot of smelly, stinky pus. The large mass was an abscess. First on the rule out list was a grass awn, common in the area that this dog lives.

What's Your Diagnosis - Swollen Dog Nose (Side View)
This dog has a very swollen nose of unknown origin. Due to the 'sudden' nature of the swollen appearance, an allergic reaction was the first suspect.

The likely culprit
However, upon further questioning, it was determined that this dog had a run-in with a porcupine 2 weeks earlier. The quills were removed at home, but one must have broken off worked its way in and was missed, causing it to form this abscess.

Cat Infectious Diseases
An archive of diseases that are transmitted between cats by sneezing, coughing, cat fights, maternal transfer, and via people or inanimate objects (fomites). Learn about the clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of these common feline diseases.

Arthritis in Dogs and Cats - Signs, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention
Learning the signs of arthritis in dogs and cats is the first step to recognizing the problem and helping your pet stay comfortable as they age.

Diseases of the Canine Eye (Cherry Eye, Conjunctivitis)
Common eye diseases of dogs, including Cherry Eye, Eyelash Problems, Entropion. If your dog is pawing at, rubbing or shows signs of pain or irritation around the eyes, seek veterinary help as soon as possible, as eye conditions can change quickly.

Kit4Cat litter with inner bag containing pipette and collection vial / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Kit4Cat litter with inner bag containing pipette and collection vial / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 2.

Kit4Cat pipette and sample collection vial / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Kit4Cat pipette and sample collection vial / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 3.

The cats check out Kit4Cat litter box / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
The cats check out Kit4Cat litter box / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 4.

Quincy checks out Kit4Cat sand in the litter box / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Quincy checks out Kit4Cat sand in the litter box / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM

Kit4Cat litter does not absorb urine / by Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Kit4Cat litter does not absorb urine / by Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 5.

Kit4Cat litter repels liquid / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Kit4Cat litter repels liquid / Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 6.

Help - My Cat is Using the House as his Litter Box
A viewer asks for help with her cat, urinating in the sun room instead of the litter box. They recently moved to a new house, and while frustrating, this is fairly a common problem. Here are some tips to get the cat back to the box as everyone gets comfortable in the new surroundings.

Hairballs in Cats and Dogs - Prevention and Treatment
Hairballs are common problems for cats, rabbits, ferrets. Trichobezoars are occasionally found in dogs and humans too. Learn why they are formed, signs to watch for, and how to treat and prevent hairball formation.

Canaan Service Dog - Westminster Show 2010 © Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM
Canaan Service Dog - Westminster Show 2010 Janet Tobiassen Crosby DVM. Page 11.

Cat Vet Visits - Reducing Stress In The Car And At The Vet Office
When it comes to vet visits and car rides, cats stay home. According to a 2007 survey by the AVMA, there are 81.7 million pet cats and 72.1 million pet dogs in the US. Dogs visit the vet an average of 2.6 times a year, cats only 1.7 times a year. One reason may be that cats, especially indoor cats, aren't as easy to travel with and going to the vet is a scary experience. Health care is just as important for cats as their dog counterparts. Here are some tips to help make it happen.

Cat Urinary Problems - Learn about Feline House Soiling Problems and cat urinary problems
A common question for veterinarians is what to do when a litter box-trained cat suddenly starts urinating and/or defecating outside of the litterbox. Urinating outside of the box is the most common complaint. This is a question without a quick, easy answer. Read this article for tips on what to look for to help answer this common question.

Feline House Soiling Problems - Getting Back to the Box
A common question for veterinarians is what to do when a litter box-trained cat suddenly starts urinating and/or defecating outside of the litterbox. Urinating outside of the box is the most common complaint. This is a question without a quick, easy answer. Read this article for tips on what to look for to help answer this common question. Page 2.

Cat Health: What's Considered Normal?
What is a normal temperature for a cat? How many teeth do they have? Learn these facts and more about Cat Normals.

Veterinary Q&A: Lipomas (Fatty Tumors) in Dogs and Cats
A list of questions and answers from a veterinary expert about Lipomas (fatty tumors) in dogs and cats.

My pet is sick and I can't afford to go to the vet
My pet is sick and I can't afford to go to the vet - Ideas and (possible options) for sick pets in financially tough times

Options for Sick Pets in Financially Tough Times
My pet is sick and I can't afford to go to the vet - Here are some more ideas for when your pet is sick and you are in a financial bind. Page 2.

Retained Canine Baby Teeth (Puppy 'Fangs')
Like humans, dogs and cats have baby (deciduous) teeth that are replaced by permanent teeth as they mature. In some cases, the animal will gain the permanent tooth but fail to lose the baby tooth, resulting in what is termed a

Parvovirus: Disinfecting the Environment of Parvo
One of the most common questions and concerns about parvovirus is how long it lasts and how to disinfect the environment. This is especially important if a new puppy will be brought into a possibly contaminated area. Read this FAQ to learn about disinfecting against parvovirus.

How To Give Your Dog or Cat a Flea Bath
How to get the most out of a flea bath, the start of a good flea control program. Not every itchy dog (or cat) has fleas, though. Be sure to consult with your veterinarian if your pet is itching or has inflamed skin before initiating treatment or special shampoos.

Parvovirus in Dogs (Signs, Diagnosis and Treatment)
ABout parvovirus in dogs, including risk factors, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

Flea - Life Cycle, Developmental Stages, and Pest Control
Fleas. They make pets' lives miserable, and humans begin to itch just at the thought of them. Vets are often asked what pill, drop, dip, collar, or shampoo works the best to get rid of these persistent parasites. The answer is that there is no single method or insecticide that will completely eradicate (or at least control) a flea problem. The flea life cycle is fairly complex, and understanding the various stages will make it easier to get rid of them.

One Year vs. Three Year Rabies Vaccine
Why are some rabies vaccines good for 1 year and some for 3? Find out in this FAQ.

Parvovirus (Parvo) Infection in Dogs
Parvovirus infection is a serious disease that affects the gasstrointestinal or cardiac systems of dogs. Parvo is a highly contagious and often sudden viral disease; puppies are particularly susceptible. Learn about the clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Parvo in this article.

Parvovirus (a.k.a Parvo) Infection in Dogs
Parvovirus infection is a serious disease that affects the gasstrointestinal or cardiac systems of dogs. Parvo is a highly contagious and often sudden viral disease; puppies are particularly susceptible. Learn about the clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of Parvo in this article. Page 2.

Seizures in Dogs - Signs, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment
Seizures are one of the most common neurological problems seen in dogs. Know what to watch for when a seizure is an emergency.

What Is Flea Dirt on Dogs and Cats?
This Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) is from Margaret.

Leptospirosis in Dogs (Signs,Diagnosis & Treatment)
About Leptospirosis in dogs, including risk factors, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

Seizures in Cats - Signs, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment
Seizures are one of the most common neurological problems seen in cats and dogs. Learn what to look for and how to manage seizures in pets here.

Why Is My Cat Going Bald on Her Hind Legs?
Veterinary Q & A - Itching, Scratching, and Hair Loss. Why is my cat going bald? What is the cause, and what is the treatment? Find out possible causes in this FAQ.

What to Expect as Your Dog Becomes a Senior
This question is from a viewer asking what to expect as his dog grows older.

What Wormer Is Best for Dog and Cat Tapeworms?
Tapeworms are a very common parasite of dogs and cats. Most commonly transmitted by fleas, this parasite is also transmissible to humans who accidentally eat an infected flea (i.e. infants and children). Treatment for tapeworm infection in pets is easy if the correct drug is used.

My Pet Was Spayed, but Now Looks as if She Is in Heat
This FAQ is taken from the Veterinary Medicine forum, where NIGHTSTARR1221 asks:

Do Dogs Go Through Menopause?
This question comes up fairly often, do dogs go through menopause? This, and a few other questions about canine reproductive health are answered here.

Hookworms in Dogs (Signs, Diagnosis, Treatment)
About Hookworms in dogs, including risk factors, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

Safe Mosquito and Insect Repellent for Dogs and Cats
Flies, mosquitoes, gnats and other flying, biting insects can and do bite pets. Learn how to safely use insect repellents for pets and how to reduce your pet's exposure to irritating and potentially harmful insects.

Diatomaceous Earth (DE) for Flea Control
Diatomaceous Earth (DE) is a fine flour-like powder, the microscopic remains of fossilized diatoms, a type of algae. Diatom cell walls are made of silica, a component of glass. DE has been used for years as an insecticide to control mites, fleas and other insects; find out how it works here.

Senior Dementia in Cats: Signs of Feline Senility
Do cats get Alzheimer's? Is it normal behavior for a senior cat, or is there a problem? Here is a list of the most common signs seen with senior dementia in cats.

Is it OK to feed my dog corn on the cob?
Most people are aware of the dangers of feeding pets a diet of table scraps that are high in fat (trimmings, gravy, etc.), especially pets who do not consume table scraps on a regular basis. This FAQ addresses feeding pets corn on the cob, which may seem like a healthy alternative, but real dangers exist and this food item is not recommended for pets.

Feline Chin Acne - Possible Causes, Signs & Treatment
Chin acne is a common skin condition in cats. It may be seen as barely noticeable comedomes (blackheads), to severely inflamed and draining pustules. Some cats are not seemingly bothered, and some are very itchy and painful. Learn more about this condition and how it is treated in this FAQ.

Lice: Can Pets Get Head Lice From Kids (Or Vice Versa)?
Dealing with head lice is something most school officials and some parents are familiar with. Is the family dog at risk if the kids have lice? Did the kids catch lice from the cat? A lice parasite infection is termed pediculosis, no matter what species of animal is affected by lice. Read this FAQ to find out more about lice; a class of ectoparasites that affect many animals, including humans.

FAQ: Why is my dog is licking his paws?
Dogs licking their paws is a common complaint. Is this a medical problem or a behavioral one? How can I stop this often annoying activity? Learn the answers to these questions and more in this FAQ.

Does a Hen Need a Rooster to Lay Eggs?
Keeping chickens for eggs and as pets is popular in both rural and in urban areas. I have kept chickens and geese as pets for 17 years and never tire of watching them root around the yard. I have been asked many times if hens will lay eggs without a rooster around. Do they? How often do they lay eggs? This FAQ addresses these questions and looks at some other interesting chicken egg facts.

Nicotine Poisoning in Pets: Signs and Treatment
Pets may also find discarded cigarette or cigar butts, nicotine patches, nicotine gum, e-cigarettes, and chewing tobacco and give them a taste test. All of these products contain nicotine, which can cause illness and even death in fairly small amounts.

Canine Bloody Stool - Hemorrhagic Gastroenteritis (HGE)
Hemorrhagic GastroEnteritis (HGE) in dogs is a sudden-onset episode of vomiting and diarrhea, often very bloody in nature. Quick veterinary treatment and supportive care is often essential for recovery.

Hemorrhagic GastroEnteritis (HGE) in Dogs - Viewer Comments
Hemorrhagic GastroEnteritis (HGE) in dogs is a sudden-onset episode of vomiting and diarrhea, often very bloody in nature. The exact cause is unknown, but there are many theories: diet, a bacterial infection or bacterial toxin, virus, reaction to an intestinal parasite, etc. Stress may play a role in the development of HGE. This disease may affect any breed, gender, and age. Quick veterinary treatment and supportive care is often essential for recovery. Page 2.

Senior Dementia in Dogs: Signs of Canine Senility
Have you noticed odd behaviors in your senior dog that you can't explain? Do dogs get Alzheimer's? Here is a list of the most common signs seen with senior dementia in dogs.

Getting Rid of Poison Ivy, Oak, and Sumac on Pets
Dogs and cats do not suffer the allergenic effects of poison ivy, sumac or oak like humans do, but they can transmit the oil of these plants to humans on their hair. This means that your pet can bring you poison ivy (and related) even though you haven't been in the woods. The oil responsible for the rashes and blisters that humans get is very hardy and long-lived. Here are some tips for getting rid of it on your pets.

What Does It Mean to Float Teeth? - Horse Dental Care
Horses have different dental care requirements than dogs and cats. Like dogs and cats though, the health of the teeth affect the health, function and behavior of the entire animal. Learn what makes horses different and why floating the teeth is important.

The Human-Animal Bond - Veterinary Medicine
Did you know that there are actual health benefits for people living with pets? Studies have shown real health benefits: lower cholesterol, lower blood pressure, reduced stress levels, and better mental health for those living with pets. Pets also help us by being service animals for the blind, deaf or hearing-impaired and physically handicapped. Learn more about the benefits of pets in this article.

Human-Animal Bond - Mental and Physical Health Benefits
Did you know that there are actual health benefits for the owners of pets? Studies have shown real health benefits: lower cholesterol, lower blood pressure, reduced stress levels, and better mental health for those living with pets. Pets also help us by being service animals for the blind, deaf or hearing-impaired and physically handicapped. Learn more about the benefits of pets in this article. Page 2.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program. Page 3.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program. Page 4.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program. Page 6.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program. Page 7.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program. Page 2.

Thundershirt - Photo Gallery of my Dog Sophie Wearing the Thundershirt for Noise Phobias, Separation Anxiety, and more
The Thundershirt is designed to provide gentle and constant pressure on the dog's torso. Used to reduce or eliminate noise phobias, separation anxiety, travel anxiety, crate anxiety and aid in general training, no one is really sure how it works or why it works. The thought is that the constant gentle pressure calms the nervous system. For mild to moderate cases, it may help without the use of drugs. For severe cases, the Thundershirt should be part of a behavior modification program. Page 5.

Growing library of feline FAQs covering a variety of health topics for cats.
Growing library of feline Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) covering a variety of health topics for cats. From oral health to intestinal parasites, learn about a variety of topics concerning your cat's health.

Feline Reproduction and Birth - Estrus, mating, pregnancy, kitten care
Learn all about feline heat cycles and reproduction, as well as the benefits of spaying and neutering pet cats.

The Viewer Viewpoint - Dog Related Stories and Medical Articles
Humor, opinions, medical information and more in the Viewer Viewpoint -- were readers have their say on a variety of veterinary topic

Gift Ideas for Pets and Pet Lovers
Holiday gift ideas for pets and pet lovers; with attention to safety, functionality, and each pet's particular preferences. Find something for your pet or pet lover on your holiday list here.

Veterinary Associations & Organizations
Links to professional veterinary organizations and associations.

Cat Breeds
Links to information about various breeds of cats.

Continuing Education (CE) Resources for Veterinarians
Links to sites providing online tutorials and Continuing Education (CE) credits for practicing veterinarians.

Dog Breeds
Links to information about various breeds of dogs.

Diseases & Conditions - Dogs
Veterinary diseases and conditions of dogs; organized by body system. Learn about diseases of the muscles, heart, eyes, immune, gastrointestinal, and conditions such as parasite infection, pregnancy, and more.

Growing library of canine FAQs covering a variety of health topics for dogs
Growing library of feline-specific FAQs covering a variety of dog-specific health topics for dogs. Please see All Disease & Parasite FAQs for additional articles on a variety of topics.

Feline - General Veterinary Health Information
Information about feline health -- nutrition, diseases and conditions, reproduction, parasites and more. Learn how to keep your cat healthy and happy and how to prepare for veterinary emergencies.

Jim Willis Collection - all of the stories, poems, opinion & humor!
Author Jim Willis has been a great supporter and contributor for this site. His writings range from thought-provoking to informational to humorous to urging readers to

Non-profit Organizations
Links to veterinary non-profit organizations and associates for better medicine and animal welfare.

Pregnancy & Birth in Cats - queening and breeding information
Pregnancy & Birth in Cats - queening and breeding information. How cats mate, the gestation cycle, and birthing/care of new kittens.

Pregnancy & Birth in Dogs - whelping and breeding information
Pregnancy and birth information for dogs, whelping and breeding. Also, how to take care of new puppies. Spaying and neutering are also covered in this section.

The Viewer Viewpoint - Cat Related Stories
Humor, opinions, medical information and more in the Viewer Viewpoint -- were readers have their say on a variety of veterinary topic

The Viewer Viewpoint - Humorous Pet Stories
The funny side of animals and veterinary medicine, in these stories submitted by viewers.

Viewer Viewpoint - Medical Stories and Articles Submitted by Viewers
Cushing's disease, ear infections, Heartworm, and more. Learn about these diseases and other conditions in articles submitted by veterinarians and pet owners.

Canine - General Veterinary Health Information
Information about canine health -- nutrition, diseases and conditions, reproduction, parasites and more. Learn how to keep your dog healthy and happy and how to prepare for veterinary emergencies.

Cats - Adoption Information
Learn how to adopt (or how you can help) cats in need of food, shelter, and a loving home.

Dogs - Adoption Information
Learn how to adopt (or how you can help) dogs in need of food, shelter, and a loving home.

Equine - General Veterinary Health Information
Information about equine health -- nutrition, diseases and conditions, reproduction, parasites and more.

Equine Specific Insurance
Links to information about insurance plans specifically for horses and horse owners (i.e. property, etc.)

All disease and parasite glossary terms
Glossary definitions of common conditions, parasites, and medical terminology.

Horses & Donkey Adoption Information
Learn how to adopt (or how you can help) horses, ponies, mules, and donkeys in need of food, shelter, and a loving home.

Veterinary Parasites
Information on fleas, ticks, mange (mites), worms, giardia, coccidia and other intestinal parasites of veterinary interest. See also: the Cat and Dog Diseases and Condition sections for more parasite information.

Pet food companies and manufacturers
Pet food companies and manufacturers. Learn about pet food ingredients and company philosophy.

Pet Loss & Grief Support Hotlines
If you or a loved one has lost a pet and are suffering from overwhelming grief, these hotlines can help by offering guidance and support for coping. Many veterinary schools offer hotlines as well as private organizations.

Veterinary Pharmacy and Medication Information
Learn about common veterinary medications, how to administer medications, and where to find pharmacies that compound

Summer Heat and Heath Hazards for Pets
Learn about the signs of heatstroke, tips on keeping your pet safe from seasonal poisons an how to keep all of your pets cool and safe in the summer heat.

Winter Heath Hazards and Cold Temperature Information for Pets
Keep your pet protected and safe during the freezing temperatures of winter. Protect your pet from seasonal toxins and hazards, help ease health conditions such as arthritis, and how to make outdoor pet living quarters comfortable during extreme weather.

Dog Diseases – Lorie A Huston DVM
This is the article archive page for Lorie A Huston DVM, Contributing Writer for Veterinary Medicine at About.com. Dr. Huston writes about a variety of dog diseases and conditions affecting our canine companions. She also covers feline diseases and conditions on this site.

Cat Diseases – Lorie A Huston DVM
This is the article archive page for Lorie A Huston DVM, Contributing Writer for Veterinary Medicine at About.com. Dr. Huston writes about a variety of cat diseases and conditions affecting our feline companions. She also covers canine diseases and conditions.

Pet Insurance - Guest Author Jeff Quinlan
Pet Insurance - Guest Author Jeff Quinlan

Expert reviews
Expert reviews of pet related products and services.

Veterinary Questions and Answers
Find answers to common small animal veterinary questions here - fleas, parvo, pancreatitis, HGE, Benadryl, aspirin, and more. Learn about veterinary conditions and diseases of dogs and cats.

Animal Breeds - Cat, Dog, and Equine
Links to animal breeds, both common and rare. Learn breed history, physical characteristics, and view photos.

Cancer (Oncology) in animals
Sites that deal with veterinary cancers - diagnosis, treatment, patient care, and dealing with loss from cancer.

Cardiology
General information links to the study of cardiology - murmurs, ECGs, radiographs, pacemakers, and heart conditions.

Veterinary Diseases & Conditions FAQs - Various Topics
Frequently asked questions about dogs and cats in a question-and-answer format, covering a wide range of topics.

Veterinary Medicine - Online Learning
Online learning opportunities for practitioners and students - sites that make learning and studying fun.

Nutrition Information for animals
Nutrition Information for animals, pet food labeling, and recipes. Learn what are good foods for your pets, why there is a lot of discussion about the

Learn where to find local adoption resources, online adoption options, and how you can help animals in need, even if you can't adopt at this time.
Learn where to find local adoption resources, online adoption options, and how you can help animals in need, even if you can't adopt at this time. The links below are for general information about rescue and adoption, success stories, and rescue organizations that work with more than one species. For species-specific adoption information, please click on the

Software
Links to veterinary practice management software.

Terminology
Links to veterinary terminology - medical glossaries and dictionaries

The Viewer Viewpoint - Where Viewers Have Their Say
This area of the site is viewer-submitted veterinary materials: animal medical articles, FAQs, Q&As, humor, poems, stories of medical triumph. You are invited to submit your content for consideration here.

Toxicology (Poisons) - Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Toxicology - toxins, animal poisoning, adverse drug reactions.

Veterinary Schools and Universities
Links to veterinary schools in the United States and Canada.

Vet-Finders
Veterinarian Locators - Find a vet or hospital. Also, how to chose the veterinarian that is right for you and your pets.