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January 24, 2023

Peanut Butter: Know the Benefits and Risks for Dogs

Peanut Butter: Know the Benefits & Risks for Dogs It’s National Peanut Butter Day! Any pet parent who’s ever given peanut butter to their dog knows […]
November 24, 2022

Thanksgiving Food Tips for a Pet-friendly Holiday

Thanksgiving Food Tips for a Pet-friendly Holiday   With all the focus on food, family-time, and football, don’t forget about your furry loved ones on Thanksgiving. […]
August 25, 2016

Hip Dislocation

Say hello to Pitzel! This adorable 11 year old poodle was referred to MVS to repair recurrent hip dislocation and remove an ear mass. Dr. Potanas […]
August 23, 2016

Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Did you know that older cats can suffer from hyperthyroidism? This is a common condition in older cats and it is caused by overproduction of thyroid […]
August 20, 2016

Aspiration Pneumonia

Meet Bunker, a 4-month old adorable French Bulldog. He was referred to MVS after having trouble breathing and was diagnosed with aspiration pneumonia. Dr. Araque treated […]
August 9, 2016

Intestinal Obstruction

Happy Monday! Meet Floppy, he was referred to MVS with a possible intestinal obstruction after he had constant vomiting for 3 days. Dr. Potanas performed surgery […]
July 3, 2016

Surgery Saturday

Today’s Surgery Saturday features Pepper, a 4-yr old Daschshund referred to MVS with Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD). In humans, the condition is called a slipped or […]
June 26, 2016

Pericardioperitoneal Diaphragmatic Hernia

Lady, a 2 year old Terrier mix, was rescued from a local shelter after it was determined that she could not walk in her hind limbs. […]
June 23, 2016

Chacha’s dislocated hip

Meet Chacha! This adorable 10 yr. old Pomeranian came to MVS when her owners noticed that she had significant pain in her back legs. Board Certified […]