How to Inject Glucosamine for Dogs

Dog ready for injection

How to Inject Glucosamine for Dogs Dog glucosamine injections are prescription medication that is injected into your dog’s muscle and then preferentially absorbed by inflamed joints. Glucosamine injections lubricate and soothe the joints, which reduces friction. When friction is reduced, pain and inflammation are reduced. Instead of simply masking pain as NSAIDs do, glucosamine injections […]

Good Veterinary Medicine

A happy dog receiving good veterinary medicine

I see and hear it all the time: “We practice good veterinary medicine!” Or, better yet: “Our practice is ‘high quality.’” When I was in veterinary school, the professors would all tell us: “Make sure you practice good, high quality veterinary medicine!” Every veterinary journal preaches about “good veterinary medicine.” At the time, I thought I […]

Lymphocyte T-Cell Immunomodulator FeLV and FIV Treatment

Cat Being Treated For Lymphocyte T Cell

Our clinic has recently started offering the Lymphocyte T-Cell Immunomodulator FeLV and FIV treatment to our clients with cats suffering from Feline Leukemia (FeLV) and Feline Aids (FIV). What is the Lymphocyte T-Cell Immunomodulator FeLV and FIV Treatment? The Lymphocyte T-Cell Immunomodulator FeLV and FIV treatment is a USDA-approved treatment for FeLV and FIV and […]

Hyaluronic Acid Arthritis Treatment

Hyaluronic Acid Arthritis In Dog

What is Hyaluronic Acid Arthritis Treatment? Hyaluronic acid, also called hyaluronan or hyaluronate, is an anionic, nonsulfated glycosaminoglycan naturally present in the human body. It is found in the body’s connective, epithelial and neural tissues. Hyaluronic acid is commonly prescribed to humans orally or by injection for arthritis, osteoarthritis, and joint disorders. How does it […]

How is Compounded Veterinary Medicine Used For Ear Infections?

Compounded veterinary medicine

What is Compounded Veterinary Medicine or Drugs? Compounded Veterinary Medicine or drugs are “a unique, custom-made product that fills a prescription written by a doctor when there is no commercially available alternative.” Simple enough! Compounded drugs in veterinary medicine have come under scrutiny lately. The reason is the ever-present concern with quality control. I use […]