Ask the Vets

Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite write a monthly newspaper column, answering commonly asked questions. Here are the articles as they appear in the St. Marys Independent newspaper.

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    Farley Foundation

    Sep 27 2017

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    ASK THE VETS By Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite I have heard of funding available to seniors for pet care-how does that work? The Ontario Veterinary Medical Association…

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    Anesthetic Safety

    Aug 11 2017

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    ASK THE VETS By Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite I want to get my dog neutered but am scared about putting him under anesthetic. Is there anything I…

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    Cat Behaviour-mischief

    May 12 2017

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    ASK THE VETS By Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite Help! My kitten is into everything! If he isn’t digging in my plants, he is on the kitchen counter…

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    Dentistry

    Feb 17 2017

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    ASK THE VETS By Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite I have been told that my dog needs dentistry and teeth removed but he is older and I am…

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    Rodenticides

    Nov 07 2016

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    ASK THE VETS By  Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite I put some rat poison around our shed outside and I think our dog may have gotten into it.    …

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    Recognizing Pain

    Sep 08 2016

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    ASK THE VETS By Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite My vet thinks my senior dog is in pain and needs medicine for it.   She still eats and drinks…

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    Hot Spots

    Jun 29 2016

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    Ask the Vets By Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite Our golden retriever gets so many hot spots when we are up at the cottage.   Is there anything we…

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    Declaw Article

    Jun 22 2016

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    ASK THE VETS By Dr. Kim Anderka and Dr. Christina Douthwaite I am struggling with the decision to declaw my kitten. He is scratching the furniture and I don’t want…