First discovered in Mexico, the Chihuahua is best known for being the smallest dog breed in the world. Extremely loyal to its owner, the breed has recently become a popular culture icon in the United States, most notably Paris Hilton's Chihuahua,...
Many dog owners have experienced blindness in their dogs associated with various diseases. Cataracts and blindness are an inevitable result of diabetes in dogs. Kidney failure and resulting hypertension can result in retinal detachment and blindness.
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Veterinary cardiology specialties, while once unheard of, are now seemingly everywhere in major metropolitan areas. Specializing in Poodles with cardiomyopathy and cats with irregular heartbeats, these cardiologists are waiting with stethoscope in one hand and ultrasound in the other to diagnose all your small animal’s needs. But what about the farm animals?