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Dealing With Dysrexia in Dogs and Cats

The mechanisms by which illness suppresses appetite are complex, and we do not yet have a clear picture of them all. The term dysrexia refers to a disruption in food intake, including anorexia (not eating), hyporexia (eating less) and eating an unbalanced diet. In addition to all the physiological consequences of poor food intake, this takes a toll on the pet owner and can lead to premature decisions about discontinuation of therapy or euthanasia.

A Weighty Matter: Effectively Communicating with Clients about Pet Obesity

Cailin Heinze, VMD, MS, Diplomate ACVN, & Deborah Linder, DVM, Diplomate ACVN This article presents the key concepts to a successful conversation with clients about their overweight pets, and how to implement a weight loss plan. The blood and urine analyses recently ordered on a patient show azotemia in the face of low urine specific …

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