Posts made in February, 2013

February Pet of the Month

Posted by on Feb 20, 2013 in Pet of the Month | Comments Off on February Pet of the Month

Congratulations Molly! Molly came to see us back in November. She was feeling shaky, refusing food, and just not herself. She had also been losing weight over the past year, and her family couldn’t seem to get her to gain any back. We ran some bloodwork to see what was going on with the poor sweet girl.  Her results came back suspicious for Addison’s Disease, and a confirmation test was done which confirmed the diagnosis. Addison’s disease, also called Hypoadrenocorticism, is a condition where the dog’s adrenal glands do not produce a sufficient amount of mineralocorticoids (aldosterone),...

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