In I had an opportunity to leave my very non-animal job and pursue my long-time dream of working with animals. It would be illogical to feed an obligate carnivore a steady diet of meat-flavored cereal, right? This is a completely backwards, upside-down diet.
Despite ample scientific evidence including a great deal cited by some renowned veterinarians that dry food is where the most troublesome calories lie since carnivores convert carbohydrates into fat rather than energy, many veterinary reception walls are stacked high with bags of dry prescription foods.
Fresh, clean water is a must for your pet guinea pig. He was ill for 6 years, and in the decade following on that diet, he was one very healthy cat. I am passionate about bringing the best possible care to my patients and their parents, and I take an integrative approach. Nests are made in the tall grass, which serves to hide the herd from predators.
At the very least, their clients would be well served by having their vets counsel their clients to feed a high quality meat-based, high moisture content canned food instead of a carbohydrate-laden, low moisture content dry food. I now had the ability to heal that family member and it was exhilarating!
When not working, we both enjoy being out in the great outdoors. After discovering all of the wonderful benefits of the Carolinas, we have decided to make this area our home. I know that the pet food industry literature says that grains are generally "well tolerated" by cats.
My special interests are soft tissue and dental surgery. I stayed on the path to becoming a veterinarian until my senior year of high school where I detoured to pursue a career in music education at The University of Alabama.
John Marcus has years of experience treating serious conditions and offering regular pet wellness care. Outside of veterinary medicine, exploring Charleston and the lowcountry is a top priority.
While I enjoy all aspects of small animal medicine, my special interests are surgery, diagnostic imaging, and client education. When your dogs run in to be boarded, the staff must be doing something right. The daily requirement of vitamin C for a guinea pig is approximately mg. Please feel free to browse our site, particularly the informational articles.Melissa Kaplan's Herp Care Collection Last updated January 1, Animal-Related Careers © Melissa Kaplan.
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After returning to Augusta from my visit with the Dean, I spent some time with an equine veterinarian, Dr. Haden, in the race town of Aiken.
It was incredible what this vet was able to do with these athletes. Web-DVM is an online veterinary advice, health, and news resources for people that consider their pet dogs and cats as vital and beloved members of their family.Download