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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 […]
June 16, 2016

Pets and Hurricane Season

Hurricane season runs from June 1- November 30th. Make sure to include your pets in your disaster preparedness planning. Miami-Dade offers two shelters accepting pets. For […]
June 5, 2016

Limp in Boston Terrier

It’s Surgery Saturday! Meet Xena, a 3-year old Boston Terrier who came to us after her hind legs began limping and she showed signs of pain. […]
May 27, 2016

Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Friday! This Memorial Day weekend, keep your furry friends safe and keep them away from these toxic foods! Remember, Miami Veterinary Specialists is open 24/7 […]
December 2, 2015

Holiday Baking for Fluffy and Fido

This time of year, many of us will be baking holiday cookies and treats to share with our friends and family, so make sure not to […]
October 8, 2015

Treating Herniated Spinal Disks in Small-Breed Dogs

A herniated spinal disk is one of the most common neurological problems in small-breed dogs. Prompt diagnosis and treatment is essential to avoid permanent paralysis or […]
October 7, 2015

Brachysephalic Syndrome in Dogs

Brachycephalic Syndrome in Dogs: Meet Churchill, a handsome 2 and a half-year old English bulldog. He presented to Miami Veterinary Specialists for an evaluation of increased […]
September 28, 2015

Winston’s Acute Abdominal Distention

Meet Winston, an 11-year old black Dachshund. He presented to Miami Veterinary Specialists last Friday with an acute abdominal distention (enlarged belly). Abdominal distention occurs in […]
September 17, 2015

Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO)

Tears of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) are one of the most common orthopedic injuries in the dog. The anterior (or front) ligament is one of […]