Dr Stefanie Mitze DVM MRCVS DipECVIM-CA Internal MedicineEBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine We would like to introduce “Paddy” an 11y old male neutered Border Collie who presented as an emergency with severe sudden onset lethargy, weakness and … [Read more...] about The Hypoglycaemic Border Collie
Dr Nicki Grint BVSc PhD DVA DipECVAA MRCVSRCVS and European Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia Background Max was an 8-week-old cross bred puppy, weighing in at only 2.68kg when he was referred to the specialist centre where our anaesthesia consultant, Dr Nicki Grint was … [Read more...] about Anaesthetising an 8-week old puppy… making an anaesthetic plan.
You have heard about Virtual Veterinary Specialists (VVS) and their live-guided veterinary work-ups. But what does this virtual referral look like? How would it work in my practice? Read on to find out more… It is another busy morning of consults. You are fully booked and the last vomiting and … [Read more...] about Working with a veterinary specialist virtually – the dawn of ‘virtual referral’
Dr Pedro Oliveira DVM, MRCVS, Diplomate ECVIM-CA (Cardiology)VVS Cardiology Specialist Syncope or seizure? The distinction between a seizure, a syncopal episode or simply falling over may be quite challenging. The distress of witnessing such an episode may also influence the ability of … [Read more...] about Fit, faint or falling over?
Dr Ruth Clark BVSc MRCVSVVS Commercial Manager In this cautionary tale, we are reminded that the most exciting findings aren’t always the most relevant to the case and of the value of having an experienced ultrasonographer on hand to assist! Kwazi, a 13yr old MN DSH was brought to his … [Read more...] about Kwazi – a complex kitty!
Dr Ruth Clark BVSc MRCVSVVS Commercial Manager Veterinary surgeon Pascal Hoberg, from Wylie Veterinary Centre, called VVS to ask specialist Andrea Volk (European Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology) for advice regarding a difficult dermatology case he was dealing with. Otto, a 2 year old … [Read more...] about Dermatology case study: Otto’s issues!
Dr Daniel Calvo Carrasco LV CertAVP (ZM) DipECZM (Avian) MRCVS RCVS Recognised Advanced Practitioner in Zoological Medicine EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Avian Medicine and Surgery Lily, a 2-year-old, neutered, female, fully vaccinated, lop-eared rabbit is presented for a … [Read more...] about Rabbit Clinical Case Study
Dr Simona Radaelli DVM PhD DipECVN MRCVSRCVS and European Specialist in Veterinary Neurology “Daisy” is a 10 yr FN Collie cross. She presented with sudden onset neurological signs. Her owner reports that she has been drooling a lot this morning. She didn’t want any breakfast today. Work … [Read more...] about What’s Your Diagnosis? Test your knowledge with this Neurology Quiz