SARDS in dogs (sudden acquired retinal degeneration syndrome) can cause rapid and irreversible blindness. Integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby explains the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis for dogs with SARDS.
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If your dog recently started taking gabapentin and you are wondering about the gabapentin side effects in dogs, this article is for you. Integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby discusses what side effects to watch for, and how those side effects can be minimized or managed. Plus she answers seven gabapentin FAQs.
To a dog parent and their dog, crate rest may sound quite daunting. But sometimes it is a necessary evil while a dog is recovering from an injury or surgery. To help your dog stay calm and entertained, integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby answers five crate rest FAQs and provides nine cage rest tips.
Do you know your dog’s body condition score? Through an easy, hands-on assessment, integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby shows you exactly how to determine whether your dog is overweight, underweight, or just right. Plus, it takes just a few minutes to do. To get started, follow Dr. Buzby’s three easy steps and then find your dog’s score using the Purina Body Condition Score chart included at the end of this article.