|Does Your Pet Have Allergies?|
(January 31, 2012 Stillwater, OK) – Paul DeMars, DVM, Community Practice at Oklahoma State University’s Boren Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, will present a Pet Care Seminar on Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 7 p.m. in the McElroy Hall Auditorium located at the corner of Farm Road and McFarland on the Stillwater OSU campus.
Dr. DeMars, a Diplomate in the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners-Canine/Feline Specialty, will discuss “Does Your Pet Have Allergies?” Most canine allergies appear as skin problems, notably skin irritation. A recent survey of pet health insurance claims revealed that the second most common health problem in dogs is skin allergies. This seminar will explore common causes of skin allergies and treatment options.
Pet Care Seminars are open to the public at no charge. Complimentary parking and light refreshments will be available.
The Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is the only veterinary college in Oklahoma and one of 28 veterinary colleges in the United States and is fully accredited by the Council on Education of the American Veterinary Medical Association. The center’s Boren Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital is open to the public and provides routine and specialized care for small and large animals. It also offers 24-hour emergency care and is certified by the American Animal Hospital Association. For more information, visit www.cvhs.okstate.edu or call (405) 744-7000.