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Meet Mira

Say Hello to Mira!  This little puppy showed up at Animal Care Clinic after an amazing young couple drove to the central valley to rescue her from the streets.  During her first visit, Dr. Markoff diagnosed Sarcoptic mange, hip dysplasia and diarrhea that could have been the beginnings of either parvovirus or distemper.  The necessary [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:26:18+00:00August 28th, 2013|Pet Health Care|0 Comments

Animal Care Tips – Joint Pain

One of the most common problems I treat on a daily basis is joint pain. Some joint disease is congenital: an animal is born with bones that do not line up properly, or ligaments are loose and allow the bones to move too much. This prevents smooth movement of the joint and causes wear to [...]

By |2020-07-24T15:27:09+00:00October 1st, 2006|Pet Health Care|0 Comments