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Blood Transfusions

Many pet owners are surprised to hear that like people both dogs and cats can have blood transfusions. Here at VRCC transfusions of several types are done regularly. Dogs and cats are most commnly given [...]

Most Common Allergic Skin Diseases

Atopy Atopy is the term used to describe allergic skin and ear disease to normally harmless substances in the environment. These substances are called allergens and include pollens (trees, weeds and grasses), molds, house dust [...]

AV Block (Heart Block)

Heart block in general is the delayed or absent conduction through the atrioventicular node (the communication point  between the upper and lower chambers of the heart).  The most likely underlying causes include alterations in the [...]