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Dana Lewis
Worked at Lap Of Love Veterinary Hospice
Attended North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine
Lives in Triangle, North Carolina
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At the AKC responsible dog ownership day from 10 to 3 at the Holshouser building for doggie fun!
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awesome blog!
(Tischman Pet Photography) In my previous blog on veterinary hospice care I mentioned my friend and colleague, L.A veterinarian Dr. Jeff Werber, and his experience caring for his terminally ill or aging patients. I was so intrigued by the concept ...
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Lap of Love's Dr. Carly Billeaudeau in the news!
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A growing number of veterinarians, specializing in care for old or terminally ill pets, are providing support and comfort through hospice for pets in their final days.
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RMSF-another of those darn tick-borne diseases!
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why we do what we do!
Lap of Love is a network of veterinarians around the country whose goal is to empower every owner to care for their geriatric pets toward the end of life. Co-Founder Dr. Mary Gardner explains how their philosophy centers around the human-animal bond and the need for that bond to be as undisturbed as possible during this... <a href="http://www.chicagonow.com/steve-dales-pet-world/2014/05/veterinary-hospice-lap-of-love-dr-mary-gardner/" class="more...
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Our Dr. Katie Stender in the news!
A family decided to have a veterinarian from Lap of Love come to their home to euthanize their dog, Ruby Ann. They didn't want her to spend her last minutes in a vet's office.
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With their sights firmly focused on their animal patients, rather than their illness, they alleviate any end-of-life stress, from routine transportation and extended medical stays to painful suffering....
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NY Times has an article about Lap of Love as an in-home provider of hospice and euthanasia for pets today.
A growing number of veterinarians are offering hospice care to cats and dogs, giving the pets -- and their owners -- a less anxious, more comfortable passing.
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Great article by our Lap of Love vet, Dr. Suzanne
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In-Home Hospice Veterinarian in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and surrounding. I write about veterinary medicine, and I give talks at local animal hospitals on hospice and euthanasia care.
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  • North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine
    1997
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Veterinary Hospice: Lap of Love, Dr. Mary Gardner
www.chicagonow.com

Lap of Love is a network of veterinarians around the country whose goal is to empower every owner to care for their geriatric pets toward th

Pet owners increasingly choose hospice care for their furry family membe...
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A death in the family: Saying goodbye to Ruby Ann, the family dog
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A family decided to have a veterinarian from Lap of Love come to their home to euthanize their dog, Ruby Ann. They didn't want her to spend

Kidneys—the Unsung Heroes of Waste Disposal…
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Like your neighborhood garbage handlers and the late great Rodney Dangerfield, the kidney just doesn’t get enough respect. In fact, your kid

Chronic Renal Failure in Dogs and Cats by Dr. Mary Gardner
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“Cali” was a sweet brown dog I met in 2009 when I was working at a clinic. Her mom Grace brought her to see me because she was vomiting for

Hepatic Lipidosis (Fatty Liver Disease) by Dr. Dana Lewis
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UNEXPLAINED WEIGHT LOSS IS NEVER GOOD, SO HAVE THE CAT EVALUATED BY YOUR VETERINARIAN ASAP. Lipidosis (abnormal fat metabolism) is a cause o

Canine Grief, by Dr. Dani McVety
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Photo by Djalexej The loss of a dog can be quite traumatic not only on the family as a whole, but also specifically on the other dogs left b

Hospice care offered to ill pets, grieving owners
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Mike Kelley stroked his cat Andy for the last time, he recalled how the feline would eat yogurt every morning and meet

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF), by Dr. Sara Fletcher
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Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF) is a disease that can be contracted from a tick bite &amp; transmitted to humans and dogs. The tick that car

Hurricane Preparedness for Pets, by Dr. Sarah Cothron
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Hurricane season is here and it is never too early to start preparing for your pets safety. Never leave pets behind when you evacuate! If th

Environmental Enrichment for Cats, by Dr. Suzanne
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Photo by Cuba Gallery (Click to see original on Flickr) Indoor cats live longer and healthier lives due to the fact that they are not expose

What Your Puppy Needs To Know
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So you just came home from the shelter or breeder with a cute new puppy. He is curled up on your lap, or maybe falling all over himself runn

Rattlesnake Bites in Pets: Signs and What to do if Bitten Coiled Prairie...
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CREDIT: National Geographic Toxin Snake venom Source Most snake bites are from pit vipers, which are poisonous snakes that are identified by

Summertime Threats to Pets by Dr. Dana Lewis
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Cookouts and Potlucks The food people consume can cause mild vomiting and diarrhea to potentially fatal pancreatitis in our beloved pets. Co

Dental car of rabbits, by Dr. Laura Theobald
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Dental Husbandry of Rabbits Dental care of rabbits is something that starts at home with a knowledgeable pet parent by knowing what to feed,

Thunderstorm phobia in dogs, by Dr. Cindi Worral
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Photo by Paul Dings (Click to see original on Flickr.) Summer is here and we all know what that means: vacations, barbeques, swimming, and t

Bufo Toad Toxicity, by Dr. Laura Allison
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Photo courtesy of the University of Florida Wildlife Extension At this time of year during the rainy season, it is especially important to b

Does my cat have diabetes?
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Photo courtesy of: http://www.catbreedsjunction.com/feline-diabetes.html The technical term for feline diabetes is diabetes mellitus, also k

Wild Baby Birds – How Can You Help? by Dr. Dana Lewis
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It's bound to happen if you're out and about. You are going to find a baby bird in a low branch or on the ground. Wondering what can be done

Aging pets: Dogs (and cats) are having their day
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First came diet foods and treatment plans for fat cats and dumpy dogs, as veterinarians warned about a pet obesity epidemic.