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Feline Upper Respiratory Tract Diseases And Treatments

Feline Upper Respiratory Tract Diseases And Treatments

In the August, 2012, edition of Today’s Veterinary Practice Dr. Claire R. Sharp, BSc, BVMS (Hons), MS, CMAVA, Diplomate ACVECC, Assistant professor and small animal medicine and critical care at Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine,  published an incredibly comprehensive review of feline upper respiratory tract (URT) diseases.  While her article was intended for […]

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  September 14, 2012   No comments
Cat Vaccination Schedule

Cat Vaccination Schedule

Cat vaccination schedules are among the most controversial feline topics currently being discussed.                 Almost everyone is in agreement about kitten vaccination schedules, as presented in the chart below: Kitten Age Vaccination Administered 6 weeks Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Feline Leukemia Virus 9 weeks Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus, Feline Leukemia […]

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  November 28, 2011   2 comments

Pets From Humane Shelters Need Followup Care

Smokey came from a humane shelter a little over a year ago and never got the medical care he needed. His family was under the mistaken impression that he was “finished.” As a participant in a humane society program, he could have come to us to find out exactly what he needed. For free. We […]

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  November 25, 2009   No comments

Vaccinations For Indoor Cats

To vaccinate or not to vaccinate, that is the question for today. More and more cat owners elect to keep their cats indoors, which MyPetsDoctor.com heartily advocates. In fact, we practice what we preach, and our Martha is never allowed to be outdoors. The key word here is “allowed.” Which doesn’t mean that she won’t […]

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  September 9, 2009   No comments