SouthPaw Animal Hospital

389 York Street
Fredericton, NB E3B 3P6

(506)454-2224

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Xylitol Toxicosis in Dogs

What is Xylitol?Xylitol is a white, crystalline sugar alcohol that is used as a sugar substitute sweetener in many products. In the United States, the use of x ...

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Form and Function: Choosing Healthy Pets

Now, the default state for most riding horses born with male parts is gelding (castrated male). Generally, it’s much easier to convince a half ton animal to go ...

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Rhinitis in Dogs and Cats

Rhinitis is the inflammation of the mucous membrane in the nose. (If the lining of the sinuses is inflamed, it’s called sinusitis. If both the nose and sinuses ...

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Zika Virus and Animals

To recap, Zika virus is a mosquito-borne virus related to West Nile virus and dengue virus. Most people that are infected don’t get sick at all, and when they ...

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Nighttime Waking in Senior Dogs

Diagnosis and Clinical SignsThere are many reasons an older dog may have difficulty sleeping at night. Dogs do get cognitive dysfunction, which is similar to d ...

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Five Top Tips for Surviving or Avoiding the Veterinary ER

I’m the guy you don’t want to meet in the middle of the night. I am not a mugger, a thief, or a cat burglar. I am an emergency veterinarian. Most of my interac ...

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