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Giardia in cats

Giardia lamblia is a protozoan parasite found in the small intestine of vertebrates. The most common cause of transmission in cats is …

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Meshed skin grafts

Meshed skin grafts have several advantages over non-meshed grafts. Meshing is the creation of several rows of staggered, parallel incisions into a …

Feline head pruritus secondary to food allergy

Immunotherapy in cats

Although “off-licence” this is well worth considering in our pruritic feline friends. Of course we need to rule out all other causes …

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Very blocked feline bladder

I had a poor feline with a very blocked proximal urethra, and numerous attempts to pass various kinds of [feline] urinary catheter proved …

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How far is too far?

In my interview for Glasgow vet school, I was asked the question “how far is too far?”, and recent episodes of The …

Peripheral neuropathy in diabetic cats

Peripheral neuropathy is the most common chronic complication of diabetes in cats. This degenerative disorder typically affects the hindlegs, causing weakness, loss …