Category: DVM


Donating to Your Local Animal Shelter: A Beginner’s Guide

As with any nonprofit organization, animal shelters rely heavily on charitable donations and volunteers to service the animals in their care. Here are some of the best ways to help your local shelter.   Donate Your Time and Skills You may be surprised when you learn which tasks need to be completed at the shelter on a weekly basis. Most… Read more →

Pre-Travel Guide: Planning For Your Pet While You’re Away

So you’ve made the decision and are officially planning for a much-needed vacation. This can be a very exciting time but also a very stressful time as well. There are some many things to plan for and take into consideration. You have to think about what you’re going to pack, things you’re going to do while you’re away, and if… Read more →

Feline Ophthalmology

FELINE OPHTHALMOLOGY: EYE DISORDERS OF THE CAT DR, DEBORAH Y STRAUSS D.V.M. Feline Ophthalmology is a specialty with in feline medicine that is classified into a sub category from all other diseases that the Feline species is afflicted with. The Feline clinician that you are seeing must have special training, along with a vast knowledge of this subject matter, in order… Read more →

Equine Recurrent Uveitis

ABOUT EQUINE RECURRENT UVEITIS  Equine recurrent uveitis (ERU), also known as moon blindness or periodic ophthalmia, is one of the most common eye conditions in horses and the leading cause of blindness in horses. Dr. Deborah Y. Strauss D.V.M. has a special interest in the treatment of ERU in horses. ERU is an immune mediated disease. In an immune mediated… Read more →