LEISHMANIA: DISEASE OF THOUSAND FACES

LEISHMANIA: DISEASE OF THOUSAND FACES

Leishmania is a protozoan infectious agent transmitted by the bite of a mosquito (Phlebotomus). This mosquito inoculates infectious agent and within its host (dog) leishmania replicates and causes disease. This disease can have many faces depending on the immune...
CHRONIC RENAL FAILURE (PART 2)

CHRONIC RENAL FAILURE (PART 2)

So, how can we detect it early? From our center we encourage all owners of dogs and cats over 7 years to take a urine sample. So we can do a urine labwork, to evaluate the health of pet kidney, showing urinary sediment, the urine gravity and the amount of protein in...
CHRONIC RENAL FAILURE (PART 1)

CHRONIC RENAL FAILURE (PART 1)

Chronic renal failure (CRF) is a very common disease in older animals. In several studies have shown, for example, 10% of cats 7 years suffer, and over the 10 years, 30%. But what is this disease? The term refers to kidney malfunction of the kidneys. It may be the...
FEAR OF FIREWORKS

FEAR OF FIREWORKS

Molts animals presenten por, ansietat, pànic o inclús fòbia als petards i/o trons. D’aquests quatre, un és natural: LA POR (estratègia de supervivència davant un estímul negatiu). El problema apareix quan la nostra mascota no és capaç de gestionar-ho i aconsegueix...
COCO HAS LEISHMANIA

COCO HAS LEISHMANIA

Here we present an interesting case, it is Coco, a male cross Chow-chow 6 years old. Coco came to the clinic because for some time they saw he was losing a little weight. For the rest Coco was very well, happy, eating well… Once at the clinic, after a complete...