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4 JULY/AUGUST 2018 36 53 FEATURES CLINICAL INSIGHTS NEUROLOGY Head Tilt in Dogs: A Clinical Approach Michelle Carnes, MS, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) Specialists in Companion Animal Neurology, Clearwater and Naples, FL Most veterinarians encounter head tilt in dogs in practice. Identifying the cause of the dysfunction of the vestibular system through proper diagnosis and careful attention to the progression of disease may positively inf luence a better overall prognosis. IMAGING ESSENTIALS Ultrasonography of the Abdominal Vasculature Elizabeth Huynh, DVM Erin G. Porter, DVM, DACVR Clifford R. Berry, DVM, DACVR, University of Florida Abnormalities of the abdominal vasculature are common. A thorough ultrasound examination helps detect vascular abnormalities and is a routine part of a complete abdominal evaluation. 70 83 78 FOCUS ON Pimobendan and Heart Disease Ashley B. Saunders, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) Sonya G. Gordon, DVM, DVSc, DACVIM (Cardiology) MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES Toxicity of Art Supplies Charlotte Means, DVM, MLIS, DABVT, DABT ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center University of Illinois FINDING BALANCE Mindfulness Dr. Laura Baltodano, Owner of Lighthouse Pet Clinic Lehigh Acres, Florida 22 BEHAVIOR Understanding the Cat Ilona Rodan, DVM, DABVP (Feline) Cat Care Clinic, Madison, WI 44 RESPIRATORY MEDICINE Practice Step by Step: Providing Supplemental Oxygen to Patients Alex Lynch, BVS, DACVECC, MRCVS North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC To read this issue online, visit

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