Basics of Physical Examination by Dr Zahid Afzal
Hi I am Dr Zahid Afzal from General veterinary hospital Lahore; Today I want to discuss a new topic which name is basics of physical examination. A video about this topic is already uploaded on YouTube channel so those who want a visual lecture they can watch that video. So my topic is about that, what are the most important things which we need to observe…?For which we need to make sure before doing any physical examination of any cat and dog and other animals. So there are a few basic things which we need to know before starting a complete checkup of animal. These basic things include but not limited to temperature for fever, respiration rate, pulse rate, skin softness or hardness and oral mucosa. So please make sure that you are keeping in focus these four points.
Leg pulling in Veterinary Clinical Practice of Pakistan;
Hy..! This is Dr Zahid Afzal from General veterinary hospital Lahore. Today I just want to discuss a single line topic that how we the Vets of Pakistan are doing leg pulling and how this strategy is ruining the veterinary practice in Pakistan. Now a days it’s became a common policy of every Vet that he/she had to degrade the vet by showing irrelevant skills which may he don’t possess. I’m not here to blame a single vet or group of vets but I’m here to discuss with all of you that what should be our policy and by this single policy how we can boost up our business and practice. Commonly there are many quacks in different areas of Pakistan, in quacks I’m not talking about the Veterinary Assistants. I’m talking about the quacks who didn’t possess any type of technical and professional degree/diploma but still they are in practice and also ruining other’s practice.
Wound management and its practices in cats and dogs and other animals
Hi, this is Dr Zahid Afzal from General veterinary hospital Lahore .Today I want to discuss about the wound management and its treatment and the correct technique to deal with this type of cases. On this article, I already uploaded my video on my YouTube channel General veterinary hospital; you can see the video by clicking here. So first of all, I would like to tell you that how many types of wounds are present and how we can differentiate them according to their nature.
Ingestion of Unwanted objects by Pets:
Well it’s a very difficult state to explain the exact treatment of this issue, as we know that the object may cause severe damages to entire Gastro intestinal tract. So firstly we need to know about the different conditions which can occur when your dog or cat ingest any object which is unwanted or should not be ingested. Following could be the conditions:
Say No to Online Consultation for Pet’s Health:
Hy..This is Dr Zahid Afzal from General Veterinary Hospital Lahore, today I want to discuss with you a very important topic which could lead to even death of our pet. The topic is getting online consultation about your pets. Do you think is it ok for you to take an online advice from any person about ongoing health issue of your pet…? No..? Yes..? Let me give you an example, suppose you got diabetes from last two years, now suddenly one day you got an severe attack sue to high blood pressure and now you are unable to visit any hospital or clinic or any doctor.
A German shepherd dog named Rex, age 4 years almost and sex is male. Rex is owned by Mr. Naveed Shahbaz of DHA Lahore. Mr. Naveed was out to US for a two weeks visit for business purpose, he was there and returned back after completion of his visit to Pakistan. When he came back he met with Rex, and surprisingly Rex’s behavior was out of routine and he was growling on Mr Naveed. It was the first time from last 4 years that Rex growled on Mr Naveed.
Article by Dr Zahid Afzal DVM: Increase Milk Production in Dairy Animals
Hy..! This is Dr Zahid Afzal today I would like to discuss a very frequent asking question about increase in milk production by both of Vets and the farmers. So I want to clear that increasing milk production is not a rocket science, you don’t need to be highly experienced, qualified and a lot of expensive techs required here. Just by following simple steps you will be able to increase the milk production but along with this you can also maintain the boosted immune system of that animal. Increasing milk production is high demanding specially in Central Asia due to increasing consumption of milk. Here we need to look out at few steps or reasons firstly, that how these factors help in decreasing the milk production. Following are the reasons: