You Make The Diagnosis: Abnormal X-rays in a Dog

Pictured below  is the x-ray from a dog who was having accidents in the house.  The owner noticed blood in the urine as well.  Look closely at the film and then answer the following questions:  What is wrong with this dog?  What are the dark black areas in the middle of the dog’s abdomen?  Diagnosis:  Kidney […]

You Make The Diagnosis: Dog Orthopedic X-rays

Below are the x-rays of a puppy who presented for sudden lameness.  She screamed when she tried to walk on her front legs.  Look at the x-ray closely then answer the following questions:  How many bones are broken? What is the extra material on the pup’s legs?  What are the circular structures under her toes (note: you will […]