2003 Articles

Progressive Retinal Atrophy

PROGRESSIVE RETINAL DEGENERATION / PROGRESSIVE RETINAL ATROPHY Progressive retinal degeneration (PRD) is also known as progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) and refers to retinal diseases that cause blindness. Some breeds have blindness by abnormal development of the retina and this is called dysplasia. Other breeds have a slowly progressive degeneration or death of the retinal tissue… Continue reading Progressive Retinal Atrophy

2003 Articles

Bloat – The Mother Of All Emergencies

The Pet Health Library By Wendy C. Brooks, DVM, DipABVP www.veterinarypartner.com There are many injuries and physical disorders that represent life-threatening emergencies. There is only one condition so drastic that it overshadows them all in terms of rapidity of consequences and effort in emergency treatment. This is the gastric dilatation and volvulus, known as bloat.… Continue reading Bloat – The Mother Of All Emergencies