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    What is an MRI?

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    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a test that uses a magnetic field and pulses of radio wave energy to make pictures of organs and structures inside the body. In many cases MRI gives different information….

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    Spotlight Cats: Applying Ear Drops

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    Topical ear medications are often necessary to treat inflammatory or infectious ear conditions properly. Some cats will tolerate the administration of liquids or ointments in their ears while others may become fractious. Remember that your….

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    Spotlight Dogs: Food Allergy

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    What is food allergy? Most people know someone who is allergic to certain foods, such as strawberries or nuts. Food allergy is one of the five most common allergies or hypersensitivities known to affect dogs. In a….

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    Spotlight Rabbits: Fleas

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    What are fleas? Rabbits can acquire external parasites.  Fleas are a small insect parasite that may take up residence on your rabbit, especially if exposed to fleas outdoors or in a house with dogs or….

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    Winter storm tips for pets

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    Saint Francis Veterinary Center Fully Operational for Pet Emergencies During Winter Storm Affecting communities in South Jersey, Philadelphia and the Tri-State Area GLOUCESTER COUNTY, N.J. (February 08, 2013) – Saint Francis Veterinary Center, an award-winning….

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    Spotlight Iguanas: Common Health Issues

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    General Information Iguanas have several unique disease problems; understanding these problems will allow you to better care for your pet and minimize future health care problems. Who can help me? You should inquire with your….

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    Cancer. Blending chemotherapy with herbals and supplements

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    By Dr. Mark Newkirk, Director of the Center for Complementary & Alternative Medicine at Saint Francis Veterinary Center Getting a diagnosis of cancer in your pet can be devastating news.  Fortunately, most cancer patients can be helped to live….

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    Spotlight Birds: Cage Hygiene

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    Cage Hygiene in Birds What do I clean my bird’s cage with? Birds living in cages have the misfortune of eating in their bathroom and defecating in their kitchen, since it’s all the same place;….

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    Spotlight Cats: Skin and Coat Health

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    Coat and Skin Appearance in the Healthy Cat The general condition of your cat’s skin and coat are good indicators of its health. A healthy coat should be shiny and smooth, not coarse or brittle,….