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Articles by Jennifer L. Garcia, DVM, DACVIM

Just Ask the Expert: Is the anemia of CKD always due to erythropoietin deficiency?

Aug 1, 2011

Veterinary internist Dr. Jennifer Garcia answers this reader query.

Hot Literature: Trilostane or mitotane for canine adrenal-dependent hyperadrenocorticism: What factors influence survival?

Jul 1, 2011

A recent retrospective study looked at factors that may influence survival in dogs with ADH medically managed with either trilostane or mitotane.

Hot Literature: Indwelling ureteral stents: a possible treatment for malignant ureteral obstruction

Jun 30, 2011

In a recent study, researchers evaluated the use of indwelling, double-pigtail ureteral stents in dogs with ureteral obstruction secondary to trigonal malignancy.

A vomiting dog that'll eat anything

Jun 10, 2011

In this interactive case, see if you can help Roscoe, a hunting dog experiencing intermittent vomiting.

Hot Literature: Hypertriglyceridemia and insulin resistance in miniature schnauzers

May 23, 2011

Recent studies have shown a link between hypertriglyceridemia and conditions such as pancreatitis and hepatobiliary disease similar to what is seen in people.

A Yorkie with a waning waistline

Apr 21, 2011

Help figure out what's causing this dog's weight loss despite a healthy appetite in this interactive case.

What can we learn from the leptospirosis consensus statement?

Apr 1, 2011

8 answers to your questions about canine leptospirosis.

Hot Literature: What's the relationship between hypertriglyceridemia and pancreatitis in miniature schnauzers?

Apr 1, 2011

Miniature schnauzers with a history of pancreatitis are five times more likely to have elevated serum triglyceride concentrations than the control group.

Ugh! Not on the new rug!

Mar 2, 2011

Can you solve the problem behind this dog's frustrating behavior in this interactive case?


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