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This is an awesome podcast for veterinary healthcare providers about everything feline. Famous author Dr. Susan Little and surgeon, Dr. Jolle Kirpensteijn will discuss medical en surgical issues of cats highlighting simple and practical solutions. If you like cats, you will love this podcast!

Purr Podcast Jolle Kirpensteijn

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    • 4.4 • 8 Ratings

This is an awesome podcast for veterinary healthcare providers about everything feline. Famous author Dr. Susan Little and surgeon, Dr. Jolle Kirpensteijn will discuss medical en surgical issues of cats highlighting simple and practical solutions. If you like cats, you will love this podcast!

    Are there alternatives to spaying and castrating cats?

    Are there alternatives to spaying and castrating cats?

    Dr. Emmanuel is our guest on the purrpodcast. He is a therionologist and Diplomate for the European College of Veterinary Reproduction and we discuss lots of cool stuff in repro or therio as they call it here in the US. Did you know that repro reseachers are looking for the holy grail in veterinary medicine: how to spay cats without surgery? Emmanuel knows all about it!

    • 23 min
    Foxtails and Ragdolls, what do they have in common?

    Foxtails and Ragdolls, what do they have in common?

    Dr. Kelly and Dr. Jolle are back with an episode discussing recent articles. One article is about foxtails or grass awns in cats and the d-word. Most foxtails occur near the eye in cats! Another article discusses Ragdolls and specific blood values in this type of cats. Do we now have to have normal values for all breeds of cats?

    • 33 min
    Nine lives are not enough part 2 with Dr. Mary Gardner

    Nine lives are not enough part 2 with Dr. Mary Gardner

    Our second episode is here when Dr. Kelly and I talk with the incredible Dr. Mary Gardner about her new book Nine lives are not enough; a practical guide for caring for your geriatric cat. You still have time to buy it for yourself! With lots of tips on how to care for our precious older felines.

    • 32 min
    Nine lives are not enough part 1

    Nine lives are not enough part 1

    We are so excited to offer you this podcast during the holidays! The fabulous Dr. Mary Gardner joins us to discuss her new book: Nine lives are not enough. This is the best holiday present you can buy for yourself and your loved ones. It is wonderfully illustrated and discusses everything you need to know about your aging cat. We love this book!! Happy holidays to all of you.

    • 30 min
    Core or Noncore (vaccines), that is the question!

    Core or Noncore (vaccines), that is the question!

    Dr. Kelly and Dr. Jolle discussed new articles this week. The first one discusses the use of non-core vaccines. There is quite a variation in coverage in the USA, and the article explains the possible why behind this. There are quite a lot of cats involved with this study! Another article discussed the student's attitudes toward working with cats. Dr. Jolle confesses his inaptitude with dealing with horses in general.

    • 31 min
    Acute pain and mental health in cats

    Acute pain and mental health in cats

    Dr. Susan and Dr. Jolle discuss the new AAFP magazine focusing on feline pain and mental health. We love this new magazine, and it is available for AAFP members. So time to become a member @catfriendlyhomes @catvets

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

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Informative podcast

Very informative, clinically relevant content. Enthusiastic hosts, great guests. My only criticism is that the audio often needs some improvement

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