Blog entries or articles

Polysulfated Glycosaminoglycan (PSGAG) (Adequan Injection)

Polysulfated Glycosaminoglycan (PSGAG) (Adequan Injection) Uses: Canine Adequan is recommended for intramuscular injection for the control of signs associated with non-infectious degenerative and/or traumatic arthritis of caninesynovial joints Warnings: Adverse Reactions: In the clinical efficacy trial, 24 dogs were treated  Continue Reading »

Amoxicillin/Clavulanic Acid (Clavamox®)

Amoxicillin/Clavulanic Acid (Clavamox®) (back to drug table) Uses: Amoxicillin/potassium clavulanate tablets and oral suspension products are FDA-approved for use in dogs and cats for the treatment of urinary tract, skin and soft tissue infections caused by susceptible organisms. It is  Continue Reading »

Afoxolaner (NexGard®)

Use: Afoxolaner chewable tablets (NexGard®) are approved by FDA for the treatment and prevention of flea infestations (Ctenocephalides felis), and the treatment and control of American dog tick (Dermacentor variabilis, also called wood tick), black-legged tick (Ixodes scapularis, also called deer  Continue Reading »

Nexgard™ is available at Oasis Animal Hospital

We are excited to announce that we are providing Nexgard™ to our clients with dogs. This is a once-a-month chewable from the makers of Frontline that is just as effective — if not more so. It’s a chewable treat and  Continue Reading »

Midwestern University Opens Veterinary College in Glendale Arizona

(Update: Midwestern did admit the first class in the fall of 2014) These students will graduate in the Spring of 2019.) A recent news article in the Arizona Republic brought attention to an exciting development in Veterinary Education.  Midwestern University  Continue Reading »

Risks of “Anesthesia Free” Dental Care for your Pet

Nonprofessional dental scaling (NPDS), also known as anesthesia-free dentistry, is gaining popularity with an increasing number of dog and cat owners. These are concerned pet owners that are worried about the safety of anesthesia or may not be able to afford  Continue Reading »

Oasis Animal Hospital supports Lady Wolves

Most of our clients know our receptionist, Melinda. Her daughter is one of the seniors of Chandler High School’s basketball team. We were proud to sponsor the Chandler Girl’s basketball team in her senior season. Go Lexi and the Wolves!

Heartworm Disease

We wanted to share information about canine heartworm disease. For the health of our patients, we feel a responsibility to inform you about his preventable parasitic disease which can be potentially fatal. Heartworm is contracted when a mosquito feeds on  Continue Reading »

Zoobiquity: The Astonishing Connection Between Human and Animal Health

I was recently listening to one of my favorite podcasts, TED Talks when I came upon the following talk. What veterinarians know that physicians don’t. I found this interesting and inspiring. In my career, quite a few times a client  Continue Reading »