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    Dog Food Industry

    Feb 25 2013

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    The debate about “holostic” and “all natural” diets as compared to plain-old doog food has been growing recently.  I’m very happy about this, to tell you the truth, because it is increasing…

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    New Additions at the BAF

    Feb 18 2013

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    Briarcliff Animal Foundation has 4 very special new additions!!! A good Samaritan brought them to us last week and we’re happy to report that the siblings are very healthy for such tiny…

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    How to make your doggie visit a happy visit…

    Feb 13 2013

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    I heard a behaviorist talk over the weekend, and she said something that make me smile, even laugh out loud a little.  She asked, “What if every patient you laid…

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    FeLV and FIV in 30 Seconds

    Feb 05 2013

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    Ready…Go! FeLV and FIV both can cause the suppression of the immune system. They are both viruses and therefore cannot be cured with medications.  FIV is a lot like HIV:  It…

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    Kitten Testing 1,2,3

    Feb 04 2013

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    So there is a commerical on these days from Purina that shows a cat “knocking” on a family’s door in the middle of a thunderstorm (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FRb8rs4kQdc).  They take the cat…

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    Wellness Plans

    Jan 29 2013

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    Time to take a break from edumacatin’ and talk very briefly about Wellness Plans and their use in veterinary medicine (full disclosure, this is mostly a plug for our wellness plans,…

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    Heartworms, As Bad as It Sounds

    Jan 27 2013

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    I thought that instead of showing gory pictures of heartworms spilling out of a dog’s heart, I would educate about what heartworms are and why we care so much about…

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    Puppy and Kitten Vaccines

    Jan 22 2013

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    I just wanted to shed a little light on the subject of puppy and kitten vaccines.  I often get asked, “Why do puppies and kittens need more than one set…

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    My Achy-Breaky Heart

    Jan 15 2013

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    The heart is a muscle.  We all learn this in elementary school.  Good thing for us and our animals, the heart beats whether we want it to or not.  We don’t…

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    Emma Grace's New Home

    Jan 15 2013

    ePet Websites Admin | College Park Vet Blog

    The Briarcliff Animal Foundation recently received this letter from Emma Grace’s new family. I’ve copied the text below. Dear Dr. Muller, I am the cousin of Lee Odelia Smith who left me…