CFVC Blog

Case Of The Month: Splenectomy

(The names involved have been changed to protect identities, the medical details have not been changed.) If you only remember one idea after reading this post, make sure it is this: performing a thorough physical examination and establishing a minimum database is of utmost importance. It starts with a patient of ours, Nanook, a senior [...]

Frequently Googled Questions, pt. 3

It’s time for our next installment of Frequently Googled Questions! In case you missed them, here are the links for the First and Second episodes. Before we officially get started with #3, though, I want to make a comment about Dr. Google. While researching on the internet, please do not come to the conclusion that [...]

On Veterinary Medicine and Cuyahoga Falls

“Practicing veterinary medicine for the past 30 years in Cuyahoga Falls has been one of the highlights of my life.”
–Douglas G. Gates, DVM

Arthritis Therapy: Think Multi-Modal!

Targeting osteoarthritis from multiple angles achieves the greatest success in making painful pets comfortable.

Exercising an Elderly Dog

“How much should I exercise my elderly dog?” It’s a very common, and very important question, and we’ll tackle it here!

Seven Rules for the Over Seven Set, Pt. 3

Taking good care of our senior patients is a top priority at the Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic. In Part 3 of his great column, Dr. Ernie Ward shares a number of good ideas that coincide with our philosophy of geriatric medicine.

Seven Rules for the Over Seven Set, Pt. 2

Taking good care of our senior patients is a top priority at the Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic. In Part 2 of his great column, Dr. Ernie Ward shares a number of great ideas that coincide with our philosophy of geriatric medicine.

Seven Rules for the Over Seven Set, Pt. 1

Taking good care of our senior patients is a top priority at the Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic. In Part 1 of his great column, Dr. Ernie Ward shares a number of great ideas that coincide with our philosophy of geriatric medicine.

Silver Screen: For Senior Health

A Silver Screen at the Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic provides a comprehensive look into the health of your Senior Pet.

Regular Examinations for Optimal Health

The foundation of good preventive medicine is regular physical examinations. But how regular is regular? The doctors at the Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic weigh in.