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Cat Health

cat head pressing while sleeping
Cat Head Pressing While Sleeping: What Doe...

Cats love to sleep and do lots of it. They sleep in many locations in our homes and in just about every physical position. Let’s look at some commo...

Dr. Debra Primovic - DVM 22 Mar 2019
hypernatremia in cats
What is Hyponatremia and Hypernatremia in ...

Hyponatremia and hypernatremia in cats are disorders of blood sodium levels. The term hyponatremia is used to describe low concentrations of sodium...

Dr. Debra Primovic - DVM 22 Mar 2019
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What is Prosencephalon Disease in Cats?

The prosencephalon in cats is another term for the forebrain which is the anterior part of the brain. To help you better understand the prosencepha...

Dr. Debra Primovic - DVM 22 Mar 2019

Dog Health

Gluten-Sensitive Enteropathy in Dogs
Gluten-Sensitive Enteropathy in Dogs and Cats

Gluten-sensitive enteropathy, also known as celiac disease in humans, GSE, gluten allergy, and wheat-sensitive enteropathy, is a disease caused by ...

Dr. Debra Primovic - DVM 6 Mar 2019
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Grain Free Dog Food Warning: What You Shou...

There are commonly dog food safety warnings and recalls for all dog foods including grain free dog food warnings. Recalls may be as a result of bac...

Dr. Debra Primovic - DVM 6 Mar 2019
benefits of grain free dog food
What Are the Benefits of Grain Free Dog Food?

Various types of dog foods have developed over the years in parallel with human food trends. In our supermarket, there are aisles of foods that are...

Dr. Debra Primovic - DVM 6 Mar 2019

Small Pet Health

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When Your Fish Can’t Swim

Does your pet fish have trouble swimming? If your fish floats on the surface or has a difficult time rising from the bottom, he has a buoyancy prob...

PetPlace Staff 29 Sep 2017
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My Fish Gave Birth! Now What?

If you have an aquarium, you might have to deal with newly hatched fish at some point. That’s right—you might be caught off guard whe...

PetPlace Staff 13 Jul 2017
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Turtles and Salmonella: Separating Fact fr...

We're getting blunt and honest about turtles and salmonella. When you were a child, you may have asked if you could get a pet turtle only to b...

PetPlace Staff 28 Jun 2017
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