John Berg, DVM, DACVS
This lecture will provide an overview of the controversies surrounding routine spaying and neutering of pet dogs and cats. Surgical procedures to be discussed include C-section, episioplasty and omentalization of prostatic abscesses. Surgical procedures will be demonstrated using videos.Please note: If you were an attendee at this AAHA Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to receive...Read More
Podemos definir la distocia como el nacimiento difícil o la incapacidad para la expulsión de los fetos sin ayuda externa. El manejo de la distocia en la perra es sin duda, uno de los retos del veterinario cínico, ya que un manejo correcto puede evitar la realización de una cesárea pero también la muerte de los fetos e incluso la muerte de la madre.Este curso fue registrado en SEVC 2016.Read More
Normal pregnancy and abnormalities, including agalactia, metritis, mastitis, and subinvolution of placental sites will be addressed in the dog and to a briefer extent, the cat.Please note:If you were an attendee at this NAVC Conference and received a general CE certificate, please be sure to check with your state licensing bureau regarding your eligibility to receive online credit for an individual session.Supported and produced by educational grants from Home Again in conjunction with...Read More
Carolyn Miller | AAHA
For the first time, a litter of puppies was born by in vitro fertilization (IVF), thanks to work by Cornell researchers.The breakthrough, described in a study published online Dec. 9 in the journal PLOS|ONE, opens the door for conserving endangered canid species, using gene-editing technologies to eradicate heritable diseases in dogs, and for the study of genetic diseases. Nineteen embryos were transferred to the host female dog. She gave birth to...Read More
From the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (V.J., C.H.d.M.S.); Hôpital Vétérinaire Rive-Sud, Brossard, Quebec, Canada (L-P.d.L.); IPEV, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (E.d.T-P.).
AbstractSquamous cell carcinoma of the penis was diagnosed by incisional biopsy of a penile mass in a 12 yr old intact male beagle dog presenting with hemorrhagic discharge from the prepuce. Penile amputation, orchiectomy with scrotal ablation, and scrotal urethrostomy were performed. Hypertrophic osteopathy secondary to pulmonary metastatic disease occurred 10 mo after the surgery. Palliative treatment with piroxicam was administered and led to complete resolution of the clinical signs of...Read More