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Spotlight on Furosemide
Furosemide Oral Liquid was the only medication that worked for my dog. Since then, Furosemide has become available over-the-counter at retail pharmacies and pet supply stores, but I always get mine from Express Vet Pharmacy because Furosemide saved my dogs...
Enrofloxacin: My Dog's Cancer Solution
My dog was recently diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, a form of bone marrow cancer. After some research into the condition online, I discovered that Enrofloxacin Oral Liquid is often used to treat this type of cancer in dogs. By...
The Aluminum Hydroxide Compounded Oral Liquid Saved My Dog’s Life
I have two dogs, one of which is a 10-year-old female pug, and the other is a 6-year-old male pug - both with chronic kidney disease. We have done everything possible to try to save our babies' lives including, very...
Metronidazole: The Compound That Saved My Cat's Life
I have two cats and one was recently diagnosed with Giardia. After doing some research, I found that Metronidazole Compounded Oral Liquid is the best treatment for this type of infection. I contacted Express Vet and they were able to...
Fluconazole: A Life Saver For My Dog!
Two weeks ago my dog, Boo-Boo started to show symptoms of valley fever. Before I had a chance to take him in for treatment he was lethargic and had difficulty maintaining his balance. When I took him to ExpressVet they...
The History of Potassium Bromide Compounded Capsules for Dogs
It's hard to imagine a life without dogs. People have come up with many roles they can play in our daily lives.  It is because of this close relationship between people and dogs that medications have been developed specifically for...
Theophylline Helps Dogs Who Have Difficulty Breathing
As a pet owner, we like to know what is going on with our dogs or cats or other animals. We rely heavily on veterinarians, as we do doctors, but it is still a good idea to have some basic...
Trilostane Saved My Dog's Life
My dogs were diagnosed with naturally occurring Cushing's disease. One of my dogs had a tumor on his adrenal gland and the other only had an enlarged pituitary gland. After doing lots of research on what I could do to...
A Gabapentin Success Story: Why Compounds Matter
In 2004, our dog Gabby was diagnosed with life threatening lymphoma. We were devastated to hear this news and immediately began chemotherapy treatments. Gabby responded well for a while, but she started having mild seizures towards the end of her...
Zonisamide Saved My Aussie's Life!
I wanted to share my story of Zonisamide with as many people as I can.  I own 3 Australian Shepherds, one female and 2 males. My two males are brothers/littermates who have known each other their entire lives. When they...
Methimazole for Cats: The Answer for Hyperthyroidism
Methimazole is the one of the most common treatment options for hyperthyroidism in cats. Due to its effectiveness and lower instances of side effects, methimazole has largely replaced previous drugs used to treat this disease like propylthiouracil or PTU. As a treatment...
Congestive Heart Failure in Cats: How to Treat It
Congestive heart failure in cats is a cardiovascular condition that can affect animals of any age, although it is mostly seen in older felines. It is a broad term that refers to a condition in which your cat’s heart cannot...
Do Full Moons Affect Cats?
It’s an age old question, and considered by many to be one of the oldest old wives’ tales: does the full moon change people’s and animal’s behavior? Well, human and veterinarian medical professionals, especially those who work in emergency rooms,...
Dog Allergies Treatment: What You Can Do
Your dog’s a tough little guy or girl, but they can suffer from allergies just like the rest of us. And if you are one of the 50 million Americans who suffer from allergies every year, then you know how...
Meowing Cats: Why Are They Making So Much Noise?

Cats are often thought of as quiet, reserved animals who keep to themselves. But for many pets, this is not the case. Find out why cats meow excessively. 

Dog Hair Loss and How to Deal with It
Dogs aren’t called our furry friends for nothing. Depending on their breed, most dogs should have a thick, smooth, and healthy looking coat of fur. It’s what keeps them warm and gives them their unique look. A healthy fur coat...
What You Should Know Before Getting a Pet Gerbil
Although not quite as popular as dogs and cats, gerbils are often the animal of choice for a child’s first pet. Parents often want to “try out” having an animal to see whether their children are up to the task...
Cat Tail Position: What Your Kitty Is Telling You
Let’s face it, our cats are largely a mystery to us. Although they enjoy our attention—at least on their own terms—they tend to do what they want, when they want, for as long as they want. Their aloof, and sometimes...
What Causes ARDS in Cats and Dogs?

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) in dogs and cats is an extremely dangerous and potentially fatal illness. Learn the signs and symptoms.

Fur-Famous: Top 9 Celebrity Pets and Their Humans
It’s no secret we idolize celebrities of all kinds. Our fixation on famous people extends beyond the people themselves because even if you don’t like the person, you love their pets!  Keep reading to hear about the celebrity pets making...
Cat Tail Position: What Your Kitty Is Telling You
Let’s face it, our cats are largely a mystery to us. Although they enjoy our attention—at least on their own terms—they tend to do what they want, when they want, for as long as they want. Their aloof, and sometimes...