Osteoarthritis Part 1

Osteoarthritis in pets, description and causes OSTEOARTHRITIS (OA): PART 1 – GENERAL Synonyms of OA are arthritis and degenerative joint disease (DJD). Osteoarthrosis is also considered a synonym to OA or DJD. However, because OA is always associated with some degrees of inflammation, it is perhaps best to label those cases of joint disease that […]

What to do in a Pet Emergency

Our televet team gives you advice on the steps to take when your pet has an emergency Pet emergencies occur at any time. And in many emergencies, time is of the essence. There are many “remedies” that internet searches will tell you you can use on your pet at home in an emergency that may appear to be […]

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass

Virtual veterinarians answer this strange canine behavior Why do dogs eat grass? Pup owners worldwide ask themselves this question everyday when they have their pup out in the yard or on a walk. Southern Living Magazine interviewed the VetTriage online veterinary team about the physiological and behavioral reasons your dog is snacking on grass. Read […]

Which Dog Breed is Best for You?

An online veterinarian’s guide to picking the right dog.   Picking the right dog for your family is a big decision. We all know that certain dog breeds accompany certain personalities. Those personalities are one of multiple reasons why a person who choose to adopt a specific breed. Often during our video telehealth sessions, […]

Moving your practice services online and what to expect

VetTriage in the news regarding online veterinarian services VetTriage in the News! Clint Latham’s recent article discusses utilizing online services and tools to manage the modern veterinary practice. One section discussing incorporating the VetTriage after hours veterinary telehealth services into the practice to a veterinarian’s clients have 24/7 care available to them while allowing […]

Winter Dog Activities

How to keep your pup active and healthy during the winter months. Winter Dog Activities By Dr. Shadi Ireifej DVM DACVS   Dogs need to keep a healthy and active lifestyle year round, even during the cold winter months around many parts of the world. Engaging their mind as well as physical […]

Cat Feline Immunodeficiency Virus- VetTrage in the News!

VetTriage was interviewed about FIV in cats, causes, rarity, and treatments VetTriage and our Chief of Medicine, Dr. Shadi Ireifej, was recently interviewed by Munchiecat about Feline Immunodeficiency Virus.   This virus, FIV, is similar to HIV in humans and weakens a cat’s immune system over time. Dr. Ireifej covers how common this virus […]

Liver Disease in Pets

What is liver disease? Our veterinarian discusses this condition for your dog or cat. Liver Disease in Pets Our latest YouTube video discusses what liver disease is, the causes, and treatment options for your furry friend.   Watch this latest entry into our ongoing educational video series. […]

VetTriage in the News- Pet Lovers Centre

Vet Advice on Lymphoma In Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment VetTriage’s Chief of Medicine, Dr. Shadi Ireifej was interviewed by Pet Lovers Centre about Lymphoma in dogs. Pet Lovers Centre is Singapore’s largest online pet shop as well as the largest and only pet care retail chain in Southeast Asia. Dr. Ireifej covers the […]

Brewer’s Yeast as a Supplement for Dogs

Is brewer’s yeast really beneficial to give to your pup and is it safe as a supplement? Brewer’s yeast as a supplement for dogs has grown in popularity as of late. Proponents of the supplement say use can improve the skin and coat, help reduce anxiety and stress, promote overall health, support the immune system, and […]