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Monitoring Equine Leg Skin Temperature During Exercise and Rehabilitation

Monday, February, 23rd, 2015 CVMC Equine Owner Education rDVM Education

Description: The purpose of the study is to determine the correlations between skin temperature at various locations on the leg and the potential change with injury to a soft tissue structure. Inclusion Criteria: The horses must have no prior disease or injury other than their current tendon/ligament injury. The horses must also be Hunter/Jumper competition horses. Read More

Clinical Case Challenge (Animal Behavior Clinic)

Sunday, January, 4th, 2015 CVMC rDVM Education

Otto, a two-and-a-half-year-old miniature dachshund, presented to the Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals Behavior Clinic at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center after the sudden onset of aggression to his owners. Owners sought the support of Tufts’ animal behaviorists to help reduce and/or eliminate this aggressive behavior. Learn here about owner-directed aggression and how Otto’s owners Read More

Clinical Case Challenge (Radiation Oncology)

Sunday, January, 4th, 2015 CVMC rDVM Education

Oscar, a 10-year-old male castrated Yorkshire Terrier, presented to the radiation oncology service at Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, with a 6-month history of increased respiratory noise and sneezing, 3 month history of epistaxis, and recent onset facial deformity. Learn about the diagnostic testing conducted to confirm a diagnosis Read More

Clinical Case Challenge (Ophthalmology)

Sunday, January, 4th, 2015 CVMC rDVM Education

Canon, a four-year old male, mix breed dog, presented to Dr. Chris Pirie, veterinary ophthalmologist at Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, with a history of ocular redness and discharge that had persisted for two months. Learn about the diagnostic testing Dr. Pirie conducted to confirm a diagnosis of nodular Read More