Pit Bull with Distemper

SIGNALMENT: 2-year-old female spayed Pit Bull HISTORY: No clinical history provided. Platelets reported as decreased. Neutrophils = 8925 cells/uL (2940-12670), bands = 210 cells/uL, monocytes = 1260 cells/uL (130-1150). SOURCE: Blood smear MICROSCOPIC DESCRIPTION: LEUKOCYTES: The differential is verified, and although the neutrophil concentration is within the reference interval, many …

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4 month-old, Feline, Tabby

History:  There is increased respiratory effort on presentation with an out-pocketing of air in the neck visible at the thoracic inlet with each expiration.  Herniation of lung through the thoracic inlet is suspected.  The abdomen is distended.  Lateral and ventrodorsal radiographs were acquired (Figure 1). Images: Lateral and ventrodorsal views …

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