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Entries by Gayle

Dog Bite Prevention

April 9-15 is Dog Bite Prevention Week We all love dogs and consider them to be members of the family. But it is important to recognize that any dog, put in the wrong situation, has the potential to bite. In the United State there are over 70 million dogs living with families. Each year there […]

Radiation

Clover is an 8 year-old female lab-pointer mix Dr. Shari Bearrow adopted when she was 12 weeks old. She is a high-energy dog and loves to run and run and run! She goes with her family hiking, skiing and mountain biking.  She has never had any chronic health problems. One day when petting her a […]

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Year In Review

Below is our year end review! Check out what happened this year at All West 2016-newsletter

Recovery of Roz

Meet Roz Kirk. Roz had been attacked by two dogs in September. He suffered severe injuries to on the abdominal inguinal skin and muscle. When Roz came to us in October, he was dehydrated, not eating and had developed pressure sores from the bandaging. Along with the massive wounds, Roz had contracted a Pseudomonas infection, […]

Acupuncture in Animals

Acupuncture is the process of placing needles below the skin to help stimulate muscles and nerve fibers to promote healing. Acupuncture points are located where nerves enter or pass between muscles and fascia. Stimulation of these points helps to relax tissues and release mediators that reduce pain and inflammation. The needles used in acupuncture can […]

June Patient of the Month

Waylon is our June patient of the month.  She was riding in the back of a pick up truck when she fell/jumped out and shattered her femur.  Although the vehicle was not traveling very fast, it was enough to cause some serious damage.  Broken bones such as the femur or the humerus can actually be […]

April Patient of the Month

Spur is our April Patient of the Month.  While he was playing at the dog park one night, he was rolled by a larger dog.  He came up with a limp and was taken to PETS, the small animal emergency hospital and then brought to All West Veterinary Hospital the next day for a cast and […]

Mango – March POM

Our March Patient of the Month is Mango, the Sun Conure.  Mango came to All West Veterinary Hospital with a broken leg.  The broken bone was Mango’s right tibiotarsal bone.  He was taken to surgery and the fracture was repaired by ESF, which is external skeletal fixation.  This technique allows the fracture site to be […]

February Patient of the Month

Meet our February Patient of the Month – Blue the Cat Unlike our previous patients of the month, Blue has had no illnesses. He is a completely healthy 1 year old indoor cat. So you may wonder why we are featuring him this month! He has a super power – he is a blood donor! […]

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