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Veterinary Focus

Issue number 25.1 Date Published 02/08/2023

Senior and aging issues

Articles section

Issue number25.1 Published 09/08/2023

How I approach… The dog with failing eyesight

When dealing with a dog that has started to lose its eyesight, it is essential – as with so many other situations in veterinary medicine – to initiate the consultation by obtaining a good history.

By Gareth Jones

Issue number25.1 Published 17/08/2023

Canine Cushing’s syndrome

Canine Cushing’s syndrome (Canine hyperadrenocorticism or HAC) is one of the more frequently encountered endocrinopathies in dogs, characterized by clinical signs of cortisol excess; the most common presenting signs are polyuria and polydipsia.

By Bradley Bishop and Patty Lathan

Issue number25.1 Published 23/08/2023

The three most common oral pathologies in adult cats

The first step in detecting oral disease is to perform an initial oral examination in the awake animal. However, in order to thoroughly detect disease a complete oral examination must be performed under general anesthesia.

By Javier Collados