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Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields (PEMFs)

Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields (PEMFs)

By Diana Pacheco, CVT CCRP What is PEMFs? PEMFs is a non-invasive pain-relieving, inflammation-reducing treatment that can be used in conjunction with oral medication, physical rehabilitation treatment, or singularly to help your pet. PEMFs therapeutic purpose is to...

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What is Laser Therapy?

What is Laser Therapy?

By Diana Pacheco, CVT CCRP Laser therapy is the use of specific wavelengths of light to create therapeutic effects. These effects include improved healing time, pain reduction, increased circulation, and decreased swelling. Laser therapy is a non-invasive, drug-free...

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Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome in Dogs

Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome in Dogs

By Dr. Justin C, Keaner, DVM, MS, CVMA & Elizabeth Riley What is Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome? Cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CDS) is essentially the dog equivalent of Alzheimer’s disease. With CDS, a dog’s brain gradually degenerates, leading to abnormal and...

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Underwater Treadmill

Underwater Treadmill

By Diana Pacheco, CVT CCRP The underwater treadmill (UWTM) successfully treats many musculoskeletal conditions. It provides safe, controlled environment for gait analysis, exercise, stretching, muscle building, and neuromuscular stimulation. The chamber is dry as the...

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What is Degenerative Myelopathy?

What is Degenerative Myelopathy?

By Diana Pacheco, CVT CCRP Has your dog recently been diagnosed with Degenerative Myelopathy (DM)? Let us give you a little insight into the disease process and how we can help you and your pet through the progression of this disease. The signs of this disease process...

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Stress in Cats

Stress in Cats

By Dr. Carine KlimentidisOften when I talk to clients about the fact that their cat might be stressed, I get a lot of funny looks or laughs - how could my cat possibly be stressed, he sleeps all day?! Well, cats perceive stress a lot differently than we do. They are...

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Thunderstorm Phobia in Dogs

Thunderstorm Phobia in Dogs

By Dr. Justin Keaner Fear of thunderstorms is a common problem for many dogs.Common signs of thunderstorm fear include hiding, shaking, trembling, crying or whining, pacing, drooling, urinating/defecating, panting, or trying to escape from the house.  Thunderstorm...

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How Can Massage Benefit My Pet?

How Can Massage Benefit My Pet?

By Elizabeth Jobe, DVM, CCRP, cVMA Massage is an important key in physical rehabilitation for animals. Often when animals have an injury, the body compensates and uses the soft tissues and muscles differently than how they normally function. This creates compensatory...

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5 Steps for a Successful Vet Visit

5 Steps for a Successful Vet Visit

By Dr. Randy Aronson, VMD CCRT Select. Find the right veterinary team. Select a veterinarian(s), experienced support staff and facility that exceed your expectations. Build a relationship with a team whose professionalism, caring and compassion promote trust,...

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