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Acute Pancreatitis in a Dog: The Project That Is Cookie—Pancreatitis Up Close And Personal

Acute Pancreatitis in a Dog: The Project That Is Cookie—Pancreatitis Up Close And Personal

Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas. One of the jobs the pancreas has is the production of enzymes essential for food digestion. When these enzymes go rogue, they begin digesting the pancreas itself. Further information: Pancreatitis in Dogs Cookie’s story Vomiting, diarrhea, and lethargy. Combination of symptoms that sent us to the vet, yet again. I had dogs vomit…

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A Primer On Lipomas

A Primer On Lipomas

A lipoma is a soft, round, moveable lump or bump of fatty tissue under the skin. Lipomas are very common in dogs and are seen occasionally in cats. Because the dog tolerates the mass, they’re usually identified at a checkup or spotted by owners when petting or grooming their dogs. However, each new lump should be examined to ensure that…

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