Elbow dysplasia is the most common cause of thoracic limb lameness in young, large and giant breed dogs, although small dogs are also affected. Elbow dysplasia is caused by the abnormal association between the humerus, radius and ulna. In many cases, the radius and ulna may not be growing at exactly the same speed, resulting in excessive pressure in certain areas of … Read More
What is a Veterinary Specialist?
By Jane Snyder, Hospital Operations Coordinator These days there are nearly as many fields of specialty medicine for pets as there are for their human caretakers. You are probably familiar with the specialties of cardiology, dentistry, radiology, surgery and oncology. Veterinarians can specialize in these – and many more – fields of medicine as well. Four Seasons Veterinary Specialists in … Read More
The Best Medicine Has to Offer
In this modern age of veterinary medicine, the care available for household pets rivals that of their human owners. Diagnostics, treatments and procedures unheard of a decade ago, are now de rigueur for animals. These days dogs and cats routinely get root canals and endoscopies and ultrasounds from specialists. Four Seasons Veterinary Specialists opened its doors on March 17, 2014 to provide … Read More