Misdiagnoses

What Would You Do if It Was Your Dog: Allie’s Muscle Wasting

What Would You Do if It Was Your Dog: Allie’s Muscle Wasting

Allie MalteseSeniorspayed female Allie was as sweet as a Maltese can be. A beautiful, loving little girl. On the surface, Allie seemed perfectly fine. Her appetite was good, she wasn’t losing weight. While her weight remained stable, Allie kept wasting before her mom’s eyes. Allie was losing muscle mass and she was losing hair. When Allie was brought to see…

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Nausea, Fatigue, and Anxiety: Bernie’s Story

Bernie McSquare is a member of the McSquare Doodles; don’t you just love that name? Bernie is a sweet, happy-go-lucky mini Labradoodle whose ultimate goal is to become a certified therapy dog. He is working hard toward that goal. Bernie. Photo McSquare Doodles In November of 2016, Bernie was diagnosed with atypical Addison’s disease. Addison’s disease is one of the most…

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