Cardiology

3 Must-reads on veterinary cardiology

Check out these articles offering insight on congenital defects, cardiac tumors, and more.

Cardiac tumors in dogs and cats

Considerations for the use of echocardiography to evaluate suspected tumors located in the heart.

The malformed canine heart

Congenital defects that affect the canine heart have hallmark signatures traceable on puppy exam. Understanding the subtle differences in how they present enables the veterinarian to bring clarity and hope to a dog born with a faulty heart.

Top 5 ailments in senior dogs

Early detection of disease is key to maximizing an older dog’s quality of life. Teaching owners about common ailments can help these ptients get appropriate treatment sooner rather than later.

The dvm360 toolkit: Honing in on heartworm disease

Matters of the heart can get tricky. That’s why we’ve developed a host of tools to help you get a handle on heartworm disease in dogs and cats. (With an educational grant provided by Bayer)

Embracing routine testing for heartworm in cats

Why cats shouldn’t be overlooked when it comes to routine heartworm testing.