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Hyperthyroidism is excessive production of the thyroid hormone in the body due to the presence of a benign tumour (95-98% of cases) in the thyroid gland. It is one of the most common hormonal disorders in cats.

Lymphoma (also called Lymphosarcoma or Malignant Lymphoma) is one of the most common forms of cancer in dogs.

Mast cells are a type of inflammatory cell, and are found mostly in the skin. A mast cell tumour (MCT) is a growth of mast cells, usually in the skin and is the most common form of skin cancer in dogs, making up around 20% of all malignant skin tumours.

Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas.

The patella is a kneecap and is a normal anatomical part of dog or cat’s knee. Patellar luxation (which means dislocation) is one of the most common knee conditions.

In order to process an internet prescription the law requires that a veterinarian must have seen your pet within the past 6 months.

Pyometra is an infection of the uterus. It occurs frequently in older, non-desexed (entire) bitches and occasionally queens (entire cats). What are the symptoms, Prevention and is there any treatment?

There are many toxic food and household items, which could prove lethal to our pets. Vets4Pets brings you a list of these items and the effects they can have if eaten – even in minute quantities.

Urinary incontinence is a loss of voluntary control of urination. It is much more common in dogs than cats and usually affects older desexed female dogs although males can also be affected.

Splenic Haemangiosarcoma (HSA). It is a form of cancer. This disease occurs in older dogs, often larger breeds, and can be insidious or dramatic in its presentation. If your dog is suspected of having HSA, removal of the tumour is usually the core of the treatment but combination with chemotherapy gives the best outlook.

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