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Immune System

Are Dog Germs Good for You? A Vet's Life
Are Dog Germs Good for You?
Could a big, sloppy kiss from your dog be good for you? Some studies suggest that yes, it can be!
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Your Cat and Retroviruses (FELV and FIV) Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Your Cat, FeLV and FIV: Retroviruses 101
Few infectious diseases of cats have the emotional and physical impact of Feline Retrovirus infections more commonly referred to as FIV and FeLv. Learn if your cat is at risk and how you can protect your cats and kittens by getting them vaccinated.
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Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration Syndrome (SARDS) in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration Syndrome (SARDS) in Dogs
Why does SARDS make the "Top 10 Worst Diseases" list for veterinarians like Dr. Kay? Learn why and what breeds are at an increased risk.
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Feline Plasma Cell Pododermatitis: My Cat Has a Sore Paw Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Feline Plasma Cell Pododermatitis: My Cat Has a Sore Paw
If your cat s limping or biting his feet, this dermatological condition may be be to blame.
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IMPA: Immune-Mediated Polyarthritis in Dogs (Non-erosive) Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
IMPA: Immune-Mediated Polyarthritis in Dogs (Non-erosive)
Did you know your dog's own immune system can cause sickness? Immune-mediated polyarthritis can be dangerous and destructive.
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A Vet's Life
Study Shows Supplement Improves Feline Immune Function
Before you debunk this as coming from an insignificant island south of nowhere, keep in mind the Kiwis gave us the eggbeater, the referee whistle, and the world’s safest no-springs trampoline.
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feline auto immune mediated hemolytic anemia Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Immune-mediated Hemolytic Anemia in Cats (IMHA)
If your cat has IMHA, it means her immune system is destroying its own red blood cells.
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Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia in Dogs (IMHA)
If your dog has IMHA, it means his immune system is destroying its own red blood cells.
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Anemia in Cats Cat Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Anemia in Cats
If your cat has anemia, there’s been a drop in the number of his red blood cells or his red blood cells aren’t functioning properly.
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