Monthly Archives: March 2017

What Do Veterinary Staff Really Think About Your Pets?

It is a natural assumption that people who work with animals must love them. It would be a bending of the truth however, to allow this to be believed fully. An honest answer would be that Yes, Veterinarians and their staff like animals – but not all of them love animals. The difference between these […]

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Medical Terms & Definitions

ACTH stimulation test – Commonly used for diagnosing Cushing disease, this test is to monitor your dogs’ reaction to the administration of ACTH (a glucocorticoid). In normal, healthy patients the brain triggers the release of ACTH via the adrenal glands. In the case of Cushings’ disease, the body overproduces this hormone, resulting in immune system […]

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