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DOG POOP CONCERNS by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Sun 15 Jul 2012 12:00am You're out for a pleasant walk in the neighborhood, in the park, or on the trail.  Before you know it, you step in...yep, that's right...a big pile of soft and messy dog poop.  In addition to probably messing up your shoes and possibly your clothing, it sets a lousy tone for the walk, right? Well, the bad news is that you've not ... Read on »
The Return of the Worm by Dr. Patty Khuly Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted Wed 04 Jan 2012 6:00am Resistance to "anthelmintics" — drugs that kill parasitic worms — is becoming an ever bigger problem in veterinary medicine. I talked about new evidence for resistance to heartworm medications last week (Y’all must have been recovering from the holidays, I expected a bigger uproar to the post than it got), but I thought I’d expand the topic to in ... Read on »
ANOTHER (DOG) PARK, ANOTHER SUNDAY.... by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Sun 18 Apr 2010 11:00pm Making the transition from Chicago to the Doobie Brothers shouldn't be too difficult.... They both had big hit songs in the 1970s about going to the park.  In last week's issue of Questions On Dogs and Cats, Helpful Buckeye discussed some of the problems encountered by dogs on their visits to dog parks.  This week's issue will focus on some im ... Read on »
DECREASING DISEASE RISKS FOR YOUR DOGS, PART 2 by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Sun 25 Oct 2009 11:04pm Desperado and Helpful Buckeye really enjoyed watching the movie, Hotel For Dogs, this past week! It came out within the past year, but we missed it when it was in the theater. When Helpful Buckeye saw it on a list of top ten movies about dogs, we picked it up at the library and we have to agree, it included more well-trained dogs than any other ... Read on »
WORKING CLASS DOGS AND LABOR DAY.... by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Mon 14 Sep 2009 7:53pm While most of us take a few days off to observe the Labor Day holiday weekend, we should remember that not everyone gets to kick back and relax for those 3 days. All of our police, fire, and emergency workers will be on duty. Likewise, many veterinarians and their hospital staffs will be available for those pet owners needing veterinary care. Lastl ... Read on »
UNUSUAL VISITS TO THE VET by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Sun 07 Oct 2012 12:00am Now that we're getting closer to Election Day, the Presidential debates have begun.  These debates usually draw a lot of attention, although perhaps not from everyone.  This "viewer" apparently has decided he's had enough....      Any dog or cat owner who has sat in the waiting room or reception area of a veterinary h ... Read on »
TRANSFORMING WINTER'S DREAMS.... by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Fri 07 Aug 2009 12:14pm "St. Patrick's Day is an enchanted time -- a day to begin transforming winter's dreams into summer's magic." -- Adrienne Cook Ah, yes...St. Patrick's Day is Tuesday, a day on which most of us will feel at least part Irish. Helpful Buckeye can taste the corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, and carrots right now, just thinking about it. In fact, ... Read on »
Diarrhea Dog Info by heru m. Patient Expert Posted Tue 25 Jan 2011 12:24am Diarrhea is the passing of loose or liquid stool, more often than normal. Diarrhea can be caused by diseases of the small intestine, large intestine or by diseases of organs other than the intestinal tract. Your ability to answer questions about your pet’s diet, habits, environment and specific details about the diarrhea can help the ... Read on »
Phylogenetic Tree of Caecums, Appendectomies, Microbiota Maintenance, and Anecdotal Failure of Fecal Transplants by Dr. B G Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Sat 14 Sep 2013 2:34am Human Guts = Super-Organs Human intestines are really part-carnivore, part-frugivore and part-microbe. As living entities, we are 'super organisms' or hybrids of microbes (over 100 trillion cells) + human (~70 trillion cells).  Did you do the arithmetic?  We are ~90% microbial cells. In fact all living organisms have gut flora microbes fro ... Read on »
Dog Nose I've Tried by Tricia Posted Fri 12 Dec 2008 3:51pm I just wanted to pop in here to do a little check in. The last two days have been a bit of a mess. I got stranded with a quirky car problem in the middle of, well, not nowhere, but not much of anywhere either for three hours yesterday. I had to do the dreaded, which was to knock on a complete stranger's door and ask to use their phone. Lucki ... Read on »