Oh, Chocolate!

So this last week has been quite interesting. Within a few days, we had two dogs consume some form of chocolate candies. Both were small breed doggies that thought dark chocolate was a delicious choice. Unfortunately for them, chocolate is toxic. Their parents in this case were very diligent and brought them in immediately. Chocolate toxicity levels: dry cocoa powder > unsweetened (baker’s) chocolate > … Continue reading Oh, Chocolate!

She’s just a bob tail…

A 9 year old spayed female Manx cat came into the clinic for limping periodically in her right hind leg. After a deep discussion and history with the owner, she also has had been leaving small dried fecal pieces in random areas of the house. Below Image: Lateral X-ray of the abdomen showing a large amount of dried stool in colon (yellow arrow).  White arrow: Area of the lumbosacral joint … Continue reading She’s just a bob tail…