Shreveport Veterinary Internal Medicine

7013 Sand Beach Blvd.
Shreveport, LA 71105

(318)754-4753

svimvet.com

Blood pressure measurements are as important for our pets health as it is for our own.  Some conditions carry a significant risk of high blood pressure: diabetes, kidney disease, heart disease, and hormone related illnesses like hyperthyroidism and Cushing's. Once identified, high blood pressure can be managed.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ECG: Heart rhythm problems are identified in-house for immediate treatment.  If needed we send the study for review by a veterinary cardiologist.  Other types of ecg monitoring include Holter and event monitoring, where the pet wears the monitor for 1-5 days.

                       

 Basic shape & names of the normal electrical activity of a heart beat                            Ventricular Bigeminy in a dog.