Fred, an older Aussie mix presented to our clinic about a year ago, with severe osteoarthritis in both of his knees. He had a complete cruciate tear of his right knee, a 50% tear in his left knee and both knees were externally rotated. He had been treated with various joint supplements, both oral and injectable, placed on... Read More
Last week, Sam, a 10 year old Lab with an aggressive form of soft tissue sarcoma became part of a clinic trial conducted by Presage Bioscience. This Seattle based company has developed and patented a device called CIVO which offers an entirely new way to deliver and study the efficacy of various cancer drugs on tumors in a... Read More
Who would have thought that a little piece of string could bring Indy down? After all, he is strong and tough, bred and trained to face down a bear in the wild! But any puppy's curiosity can get the better of him, right? And that string looks like it could be tasty...
Indy is a nine-month-old Karelian Bear Dog (KBD)... Read More
Henry is a 2-yr-old neutered male Great Dane that came to our clinic for an elective surgery called Prophylactic Laparoscopic Gastropexy. In the past, having a gastropexy meant opening the entire abdominal cavity. Now, endoscopy allows the same procedure to be performed using specialized instruments that are inserted into... Read More
Like any dog who loves his work, Port of Seattle explosives detection dog, Xxandy, would have continued to happily work on only three legs! But when he started displaying brief episodes of rear limb lameness, cooler heads prevailed and his handler, GeorgeAnn, brought him to board-certified surgeon, Dr. Allen Johnson, for... Read More