Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2013’

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    What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?

    A case of clinical high-second degree atrio-ventricular block treated via trans-venous ventricular pace-maker implantation  N E Page BVSc, Rolleston Veterinary Services Ltd “Abby” Davidson, a ten-year-old, speyed female, black & tan, standard Dachshund, presented to Rolleston Veterinary Services with a recent history of episodes of fainting. During …

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    Diaphragmatic hernia in a cat

    Mak Whittington is a 6-year-old domestic short hair cat who presented on Wednesday 2nd May with acute onset of lethargy, anorexia and shallow breathing. On examination Mak had some superficial abrasions to his chin and forelegs and two bite wounds to his right hock. Mak also …

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    Just a fussy eater?

    Miss Marple is a 8 year old, tiny pug (5kg) from Germany. She was initially fed a normal diet. However, her preference was to eat  apples and vegetables. Only on rare occasions would she eat dog biscuits or boiled chicken. Regardless of her diet she …

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