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Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD)

Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) is a term used to describe a variety of common disorders that affect the lower urinary tract in cats. Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) can manifest with a variety of clinical signs that can…
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Anal Glands

Anal gland problems are very commonly seen by us at Rosevean Veterinary Practice and can have a marked negative effect on dogs who can become quiet and subdued due to the irritation. There are two glands situated just inside…
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Atopic Dermatitis - Allergic Skin Disease

Atopic Dermatitis- Allergic Skin Disease, is relatively common in dogs and cats. Itching is one of the most common reasons for a pet to be brought into the vet and can be caused by a number of factors. Atopic Dermatitis (or from any other cause)…
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Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism-  This is a condition where cats produce excess metabolic hormone, and if often affects older cats (95% are >10 years old). Symptoms can include: weight loss increased appetite increased drinking and urination …
Dog in the Woods
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Alabama Rot - Cutaneous and Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy (CRGV)

Alabama Rot, also known as Cutaneous and Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy (CRGV) , explained by Rosevean Veterinary Practice, Cornwall. In Alabama Rot, blood vessels in the skin and kidneys are damaged by tiny clots which can lead to damage to…
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Vaccinations for Cats and Dogs

Vaccinations for Cats and Dogs - Here at Rosevean Veterinary Practice in Penzance, we vaccinate against the most important diseases but try to use as few vaccinations as possible as infrequently as possible. Why do we vaccinate? Vaccinations…