Carlo Vitale, DVM, DACVD


Fleas: They are happiest at home

The adult cat flea (Ctenocephalides felis) is a ubiquitous, enterprising and persevering insect. The cat flea is the most dominant, competitive and most common flea associated with domesticated animals today.

Myths, truths about drugs prescribed in veterinary dermatology

There has been an ongoing debate over ototoxicity produced by topical medications.

Pemphigus foliaceus: Chronic cases typical, challenging to treat

As the years go by, I am amazed by the number of difficult cases that I continue to see in my practice.

Otitis: Inside look at pathogenesis, treatment and prevention

It seems that pinnal inflammation is much easier to treat than canal inflammation.