Veazie Veterinary Clinic
1522 State Street, Veazie, ME
(207) 941-8840

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Nutrition

March 5, 2014
pet obesity, nutrition

My name is Marisa. I am an LVT and have been for more than 6 years. Nutrition was never something I thought I would gravitate to or be interested in. My personal lifestyle includes Oreos for breakfast, breakfast for dinner and many other unorthodox meals at inappropriate times. Vegetables? I’ve never heard of such a thing. […]

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How is Cancer Treated?

July 10, 2013
cancer treatment

Comprehensive cancer treatments can involve staging of the cancer, surgical removal of the primary tumor, and chemotherapy treatments, as well as addressing pain control, nutrition, and overall health and wellness concerns. Some cancers require further testing on removed tissue to determine the sub-type, aiding in choosing a chemotherapy protocol and in providing a prognosis. Chemotherapy […]

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What is Cancer and How is it Diagnosed?

July 3, 2013

What is Cancer? Cancers are diseases caused by cells which are replicating out of control, forming a population of clones. The “parent” cell is a normal cell in the body. The different kinds of cancer are designated by what kind of cell that parent cell was, such as a bone cell, a skin cell, or […]

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Cat Adoption Considerations

June 19, 2013
Cat Adoption

In continued celebration of adopt a cat month, I thought I would note how important it is to make sure a cat is right for you. Many people will adopt a cat (or dog for that matter) on a whim only to ultimately, relinquish the animal to a local shelter. There are a number of […]

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New Rodenticide Dangers

May 15, 2013
rodenticide dangers

Adverse effects in pets are causing people, especially veterinarians, to reconsider the 2008 EPA regulation, which allows for the well-intentioned use of a new rodenticide ingredient, bromethalin. Most people are aware of the danger of rat poisons to dogs and cats, but there are new products on the market that are of even greater concern. […]

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Caring For Newborn Puppies & Kittens

Having a new litter is an exciting time, but it also can be worrisome if you don’t know what to expect with newborn puppies & kittens. Here are some guidelines to help make the experience the best possible! Labor is traditionally divided into three stages: In the first stage, the mother may pant, cry, pace, […]

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