Dog health advocacy

Cloudy Eyes in Dogs: Georgia’s Eyes Turn White

Cloudy Eyes in Dogs: Georgia’s Eyes Turn White

The common conditions that can cause cloudy eyes in dogs are uveitis, cataracts, glaucoma, and nuclear sclerosis. Nuclear sclerosis is the only benign one from the bunch. I bet you never heard of lipid aqueous before, though. This weird condition too causes clouded, milky appearance to the eyes. That day, Georgia’s mom came home from work to find Georgia squinting…

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Veterinary Doorknob Questions: Before You Leave the Office

Veterinary Doorknob Questions: Before You Leave the Office

Did your veterinarian answer all your questions and addressed your concerns? Are there things you forgot to ask? Don’t ever leave the vet’s office unless you’re fully satisfied that you understand what is going on with your dog. You should be walking out either with a diagnosis and a treatment plan or at least a plan of action and further…

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Veterinary Visit Checklist: Before the Visit

Veterinary Visit Checklist: Before the Visit

Do you know what questions to ask your veterinarian? In the past, when I was going to a vet, whether it was for a scheduled exam or with a medical problem, I just went. What else would one need, right? Show up, bring the dog–that’s it, isn’t it? Then I came home and realized how many things I forgot to…

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