Fibrocartilaginous Embolism (FCE): A Closer Look

by Cathryn Adolph, LVT, CCRP

Fibrocartilaginous Embolism, commonly called FCE, is a disease process common in adult large and giant breed dogs.  While it is very rare in cats and small breed dogs, any breed can be susceptible.  This month we define FCE, discuss common symptoms, and prognosis.    Continue…


by Angelia Oliverei, LVT

An overview of Laser Therapy in Small Animal Medicine

Laser therapy has recently become a popular therapeutic modality in both veterinary  and human medicine.  Laser therapy has been utilized for pain management since the 1970’s. But what is laser therapy?   Continue…