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What has four legs, a fin, scales, hooves and maybe even a tail?
It's The Paw Report!
Have you ever wondered about the best way to train a puppy? Need advice on how to calm your pet's fear of the vet's office? Think you know all there is to know about microchipping? The Paw Report aims to cover those topics and more by bringing you the latest information from area veterinarians and pet experts on pet health, ownership and everything else related to our furry and not so furry friends.
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Monday, May 16, 2016
- Breast cancer is a disease not only prevalent in humans but also with our feline friends. In fact, 85% of mammary tumors in cats are malignant and they tend to grow and metastasize quickly. On this episode of the Paw Report, we're joined by Dr. Sally Foote of the Okaw Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Foote will talk about the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of feline breast cancer.
Monday, May 23, 2016
- Tucked inside the University of Illinois' College of Veterinary Medicine is a special facility treating some special animals. The Wildlife Medical Clinic has been providing free medical care for wildlife brought in by the public for almost forty years. On this episode of the Paw Report we're, joined by the clinic's director Doctor Julia Whittington and she'll share with us the facility's mission and the many animal success stories.
Monday, May 30, 2016
- Who would have thought our canine companions could catch the flu, just like you and me, but it's happening and more than a thousand cases have been reported in the state this year. Coming up on this episode of The Paw Report, we're joined by Greg Reilly of the Honey Creek Animal Hospital in Terre Haute to talk about canine flu and another medical condition caused by cats.
Monday, June 6, 2016
- On this episode of The Paw Report, we're talking about Endocrinology. What's that you ask? It's the study of hormones and how they control our pets different body systems. Unfortunately, sometimes hormone balance goes wrong and when that happens disease results. Dr. Gregory Mauck from the Kaskaskia Valley Animal hospital joins us with more on the topic.