The everyday and the hard-to-pay

August 2011
Firstline;Aug2011, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p14
The article offers information on how a veterinarian can help clients and pets prevent common and costly conditions. Medical problems in cats are lower urinary tract disease, gastritis and chronic renal failure, and in dogs, ear infection, skin allergy, and gastritis and vomiting. It lists conditions among both that have cost more than 1000 U.S. dollars, including torn knee ligament/cartilage, foreign object in stomach and ear canal surgery.


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