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Causes, Treatment of Diabetes in Cats

All cells in the body need glucose for energy. There is a typical method by which glucose enters the cells. Insulin is a hormone secreted by the pancreas that signals the opening of a ‘door’ so that glucose can enter the cell. Any disruption in this mechanism means that cells do not get the energizing […]

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Why Does my Dog Scoot on the Carpet?

If your dog does the butt scoot on the carpet you may find the behavior…odd…or embarrassing…or annoying, but you may be left wondering why your dog does it. It’s really very simple.  Your dog probably has impacted anal glands. What are anal glands? Dogs have small anal sacs on the sides of their tail.  They […]

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