Interdigital cysts in dogs can be painful for your pup and somewhat challenging to treat. To help you recognize interdigital cysts, integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby explains their causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
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Pressure sores on dogs who spend a large amount of time lying down are a very valid concern, especially for senior dogs. And they are a situation where prevention really is the best medicine. Integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby explains why dogs develop pressure sores, how to recognize and treat pressure sores, and most importantly, how to prevent them.
Dog hot spots are a fairly common skin condition that can look alarming and show up seemingly out of nowhere. To help you know what to expect if a hot spot pops up on your dog, integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby discusses the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of hot spots.
Thanks to the ONCEPT® melanoma vaccine, dogs with oral melanoma (i.e. a cancerous tumor in the mouth) are living longer. This is fantastic news for these dogs and their devoted parents. On the invitation of integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby, veterinarian Dr. Dawnetta Woodruff shares her dog Bert’s experience with the melanoma vaccine and answers some melanoma vaccine FAQs.
Anemia in dogs (i.e. low red blood cells numbers) is a symptom of many different diseases, so it can be difficult to know what it might mean for your dog. Integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby hopes to clear up some confusion by discussing the types, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and prevention of anemia in dogs.