Pet Radiology

Have you ever wondered how we take animal x-rays and perform other types of diagnostic imaging on dogs and cats?  Well, the equipment is much the same as what is used on humans. 

Hypothyroidism in Dogs

It is time once again to talk about that little structure in the neck: the thyroid gland.  We have covered what happens when this gland becomes overactive, but what about when it becomes underactive? ...

Pet Blood Tests

Have you ever heard the veterinarian say “I’ll just take a blood sample” and wondered how exactly we do this in our four-legged friends?  Well, blood sampling in dogs and cats is very similar...

Miniature Horses and Their Unexpected Skills

Maybe I just didn't know enough, but miniature horses always seemed like they don't really have a purpose, other than being cute and small. That's something, I guess. But these tiny horses also have a great skill that few people outside the horse-loving community seem to know about.