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Table of Contents: January/February 2016

Table of Contents: January/February 2016

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External Tooth Resorption in Cats

Jan Bellows, DVM, diplomate AVDC & ABVP (Canine & Feline)
All Pets Dental, Weston, Florida


Common Neoplastic Skin Lesions in Dogs & Cats: Cytologic Diagnosis & Treatment Options

Laura D. Garrett, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Oncology)
University of Illinois


Canine Pituitary Dependent Hyperadrenocorticism Series, Part 2: Diagnostic Approach

David Bruyette, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM
VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital, Los Angeles, California, and
Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation and Consultation, Woodland Hills, California


Strategies for Managing Cancer Pain in Dogs & Cats, Part 2: Definitive & Palliative Management of Cancer Pain 

Nicholas Rancilio, DVM, Diplomate ACVR (Radiation Oncology); Jeff Ko, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVAA; and Christopher M. Fulkerson, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM (Oncology)
Purdue University


Editor in Chief Lesley King

Fear: Physical Effects in Our Patients?

Lesley G. King, MVB, Diplomate ACVECC & ACVIM (Small Animal Internal Medicine), University of Pennsylvania


Cultivating Employee Motivation

Charlotte A. Lacroix, DVM, JD
Veterinary Business Advisors, Inc, Whitehouse Station, New Jersey

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Today’s Veterinary News

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Prevalence of Oral Disease

Jan Bellows, DVM, Diplomate AVDC & ABVP (Canine & Feline)
All Pets Dental, Weston, Florida

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Canine Caval Syndrome Series, Part 2: A Practical Approach to Diagnosing Caval Syndrome

Stephen L. Jones, DVM
Lakeside Animal Hospital, Moncks Corner, South Carolina


Dilemmas in Dermatology: Pearls & Pitfalls

Douglas J. DeBoer, DVM, Diplomate ACVD
University of Wisconsin


Small Animal Abdominal Ultrasonography, Part 1: A Tour of the Abdomen

Danielle Mauragis, AS, CVT and Clifford R. Berry, DVM, Diplomate ACVR
University of Florida


The Practitioner’s Guide to Neurologic Causes of Canine Anisocoria

Heidi Barnes Heller, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology), and Ellison Bentley, DVM, Diplomate ACVO
University of Wisconsin–Madison


Updated Options for Periodontal Therapy

Brook A. Niemiec, DVM, FAVD, Diplomate AVDC & EVDC
Southern California Veterinary Dental Specialties & Oral Surgery, San Diego, California


Canine Orthopedic Devices

Brittany Jean Carr, DVM, CCRT, and David L. Dycus, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS (Small Animal)
Veterinary Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Group, Annapolis Junction, Maryland


Beyond Furosemide: The Role of Diuretics in Congestive Heart Failure Part 1 – Torsemide

Marisa K. Ames, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Cardiology)
Colorado State University

Clarke E. Atkins, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Internal Medicine & Cardiology)
North Carolina State University

FIGURE 3. Veterinarians can help provide owners with cherished memorials for their beloved pets.

Handling Euthanasia In Your Practice

Mary Gardner, DVM, and Dani McVety, DVM
Lap of Love Veterinary Hospice, lapoflove.com


The Value of the Fear Free Initiative – An Interview with Dr. Marty Becker