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    Issue number 33.2 Published 06/10/2023

    House soiling in cats

    House soiling in cats is an all-too-common problem for many owners; this paper offers a holistic approach to help clinicians advise their clients

    By Kelly A. St. Denis

    Issue number 33.2 Published 27/09/2023

    Feline toxoplasmosis

    Toxoplasmosis is now known to have a worldwide distribution, and although the cat is the sole definitive host, the parasite can have significant implications for both human and animal health.

    By Christopher Fernandez-Prada and Victoria Wagner

    Issue number 32.3 Published 26/04/2023

    Prescribing IV fluids in the cat

    Prescribing IV fluids for cats is not as straightforward as it may first appear; this paper offers a comprehensive overview of current knowledge.

    By Ivayla Yozova

    Issue number 32.3 Published 12/04/2023

    Sepsis in the dog

    Sepsis is a medical emergency in the dog; rapid identification and proactive intervention are essential for a positive outcome.

    By Rafael Obrador de Aguilar

    Issue number 32.3 Published 25/01/2023

    How I approach… The dog in respiratory distress

    How do you deal with a dog in respiratory distress? This article reviews the optimal approach required to assess and stabilize the critically ill patient.

    By Jasper E. Burke and Deborah C. Silverstein

    Issue number 32.3 Published 11/01/2023

    Small animal transfusion medicine

    Confused about what blood product to use and when? This paper offers a review of the current options available for transfusion in small animal medicine.

    By João Araújo and Maria João Dourado

    Issue number 32.3 Published 04/01/2023

    Head trauma in dogs

    Head trauma in small animals can be challenging for any clinician, but this paper delivers a clear and concise summary of how to treat such cases.

    By David Sender and Kendon Kuo

    Issue number 32.3 Published 21/12/2022

    Feline pyothorax

    Feline pyothorax is a potentially fatal condition that requires prompt recognition and adequate treatment in order to ensure a good outcome for the patient, as Chiara Valtolina describes.

    By Chiara Valtolina

    Issue number 31.3 Published 06/10/2022

    Individualized pet nutrition

    This short paper explains why individualized nutrition is important for an animal’s health, how new technology now allows tailor-made nutritional solutions for pets, and the benefits it brings.

    By Emmanuelle Sagols and Sally Perea