Posts Tagged ‘cancer’

Tummy Troubles? What to do…

Saturday, March 6th, 2010

Given the secret lives of pets, and their propensity to vacuum up and swallow anything, digestible or inedible, natural or man-made, palatable or not, it’s not unusual for vets to see pets off-colour… Read more

C.S.I. Belongil – Backyard forensics

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

This is a case report which highlights the complexities of diagnosing serious disease, in a cat who refuses to let-on about what he’s been up to.  Using-up at least one of his nine lives, Oscar’s… Read more

Essential Fatty Acid Supplementation

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

They’re now added to our bread, eggs, and milk, touted as treatments for allergy, asthma, arthritis, and even types of cancer, but are Omega 3’s and 6’s an issue when feeding our pets? Essential… Read more

The power of n….. disease in populations

Sunday, May 24th, 2009

Sure statistics are a bore for many, but they’re a powerful tool, especially in an age when computerised records of large populations can be linked and crunched with increasing power. ‘n’ represents… Read more