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Archive for the ‘Case Studies’ Category


Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Teido is a 16 year old, male cat. Like many indoor/outdoor cats, he likes to go out at night for adventures and come in the house to sleep during the day. Sunday night he went out like normal, but Monday morning when he came home, something just wasn’t right. (more…)


Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Nettie presented to Bemidji Veterinary Hospital on Monday, May 9th. She had jumped out of the cab of a truck and injured both front legs. She was promptly sedated and radiographs were taken. The radiographs revealed fractures of both the radius and ulna of both front legs. (more…)

Copper’s Christmas Conundrum

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

‘Twas the day before Thanksgiving, and all through the hospital, creatures were stirring…… and eating weird objects. (more…)

The Sewing Needle

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

On Friday, August 7th, a well-known feline patient presented to our hospital. He is a very playful cat at home and is known to chew on things. The clients noticed the cat was gagging that morning as if he had a hairball. Later they noticed a pillow lying in the middle of the floor in the sewing room. They had been working on the pillow and knew it had a loose thread with a needle attached to it. When found, the thread was still attached but the needle was missing. They promptly brought him in to the hospital concerned he may have swallowed it. (more…)

Ranger’s Blastomycosis Story

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Ranger 4

Meet Ranger. (more…)

A Toxic Swim

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Ironically, just a few days after we posted a blog about it, we had a possible case Blue Green Algae Toxicity. (more…)

Baxter’s Barium Adventure

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

Puppies are known to get into trouble. (more…)

Ava’s Jewelry Heist

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Meet Ava.

Ava 2


Meet Millie

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Meet Millie



Mater’s Dietary Indiscretion

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Meet Mater.