Animal Hospital Postojna surgery
From our hospital 12. November 2018

Arytenoid lateralisation surgery consists of a change of the position of one of the laryngeal cartillages, which helps to open glottis during respiration, and enables normal breathing in the affected animal.

 

Animal Hospital Postojna onoclogy
From our hospital 6. October 2018

Lara is now enjoying her life on three legs, free of pain and continues her antitumor treatment. 

Animal Hospital Postojna anesthesia
Interesting reading 21. September 2018

Although every anaesthetic and surgical procedure carries certain risks, most can be prevented by performing proper (pre-anaesthetic) examination, using appropriate equipment and techniques and providing careful monitoring.

Animal Hospital Postojna veterinary dentistry
Interesting reading 7. September 2018

Oral homecare should be instituted early in the life of an animal and continued throughout the life with regular professional oral care to ensure periodontal health in pet animals.

Animal Hospital Postojna anaesthesia
Interesting reading 31. August 2018

A lot of diagnostic procedures and treatments in veterinary medicine require the animal to be under general anaesthesia. And it is many times anaesthesia, that is perceived by the owner as a big threat to the life of the animal. 

Animal Hospital Postojna gastroenterology
Educational events 28. August 2018

We are most happy and proud to invite you to join us to a gastroenterology evening here at Animal Hospital Postojna! Bring your questions and difficult cases up for a discussion on October 1, 2018.

Animal Hospital Postojna veterinary dentistry
Educational events 27. August 2018

We are happy to invite you to our WSAVA educational event on November 3 & 4, 2018, where we will focus on anesthesia techniques and pain management in dogs and cats with oral and dental diseases.

Animal Hospital Postojna CT
Interesting reading 21. August 2018

Computed tomography (CT) is a non-invasive imaging technique that is becoming standard of care for several procedures in veterinary medicine. 

 

Animal Hospital Postojna onoclogy
From our hospital 10. August 2018

Bonus, a 10-year-old old Boxer came from Poland to our Hospital because of severe neurological signs.

Bolnica za živali Postojna
From our hospital 10. August 2018

At Animal Hospital Postojna we can also provide accommodation for you.

Animal Hospital Postojna veterinary dentistry
Interesting reading 5. August 2018

Dental extractions are a surgical procedure, therefore basic surgical principles apply, including an aseptic surgical technique. Appropriate instruments and techniques are needed for a successful and safe surgical procedure. Dental radiographs are of an utmost importance to confirm that dental extractions were successful, especially when complications occur.

Animal Hospital Postojna onoclogy
Interesting reading 9. July 2018

With advanced imaging (i.e. computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging) becoming widely available to veterinary practices, brain tumors are being commonly diagnosed as a cause of clinical neurological signs in dogs and cats. Symptomatic management, surgical excision via craniotomy and external beam radiation therapy are currently the most common treatments for intracranial neoplasia in veterinary medicine.

Animal Hospital Postojna veterinary dentistry
Interesting reading 3. July 2018

Many oral and dental diseases in dogs occur with aging of the animals, however, puppies can also be affected. Therefore, it is important that we pay attention to the congenital defects, but also to dental and maxillofacial trauma and other diseases in the puppies during their first months of life.

Animal Hospital Postojna veterinary dentistry
From our hospital 19. June 2018

We fully understand that visiting us with your animal, especially if she or he has to stay with us for the treatment, can be very stressful. But rest assured – we are commited to the best possible care of your animal! So, while waiting, take a moment to visit Postojna or the surrounding area.

Animal Hospital Postojna onoclogy
Interesting reading 19. June 2018

Lymphomas are cancers that are derived from white blood cells (lymphocytes), cells that are part of the immune system. 

Animal Hospital Postojna veterinary dentistry
Interesting reading 15. June 2018

Emergencies in veterinary dentistry and maxillofacial surgery include management of dental fractures, luxations and avulsions, management of jaw fractures, temporomandibular joint fractures and luxations and soft tissue injuries.

Animal Hospital Postojna anaesthesia
Interesting reading 11. June 2018

Veterinarians perform procedures with animals under general anaesthesia on a daily basis. For many treatments, that can be performed without anaesthesia in humans, animals need to be under general anaesthesia.

Animal Hospital Postojna Anaesthesia Pain management
Interesting reading 6. June 2018

Buprenorphine hydrochloride is a partial μ-opioid agonist with a structure very similar to morphine. The receptor pharmacology and pharmacokinetics profile of buprenorphine is complex but unique and contributes to its distinct safety and efficacy. It provides an additional option in the fight against pain in dogs and cats (if you know how to use it).

Animal Hospital Postojna radiotherapy
From our hospital 29. May 2018

Radiotherapy is a form of local therapy against cancer and can be used as a sole treatment, especially if the tumor cannot be removed surgically.

Animal Hospital Postojna surgery
From our hospital 27. May 2018

When the tumor location is unfavorable for removal with appropriate safety margins due to vitally important surrounding structures, it is essential to carefully plan surgical procedure and find the best solution for each individual case.

Veterinary dentistry Animal Hospital Postojna
Interesting reading 18. May 2018

The extent of postoperative care in dental patients varies depending on the extent of the disease(s) and procedure(s).

Bolnica za živali postojna za študente veterine
News 9. May 2018

 

In Animal Hospital Postojna we offer practical training (externship) in small animal medicine, especially in the fields of canine and feline surgery, dentistry, anesthesiology, diagnostic imaging (especially CT), oncology (including radiotherapy) and inpatient care.

Animal Hospital Postojna
Educational events 2. May 2018

We are happy to invite you to our second spring seminar on May 19 & 20, where we will focus on neoplastic neurologic diseases.

Where does the text of the book in the photo "About Us" come from?
From our hospital 23. April 2018

My grandfather “nono” Janez Jelačin, born in 1888, was an enthusiast for the treatment of animals, as evidenced also by the notes from Animal Health Course held at Grm near Novo mesto, dated April 1914.

Radiotherapy in animals
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

More and more veterinary cancer patients are treated with multimodal therapy approaches. 

Chemotherapy and targeted cancer therapy in animals
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

Chemotherapy is the treatment of cancer with one or more anticancer medications, which are most effective in cases in which cells divide rapidly.

Canine oral malignant melanoma
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

Malignant melanoma (OMM) is the most common nonodontogenic oral tumour in dogs.

Maxillofacial trauma
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

Trauma to the maxillofacial region most commonly results in maxillofacial fractures, dentoalveolar injuries, and/or soft tissue injuries of the oral cavity and face. 

Periodontal diseases and basic periodontal therapy
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

Periodontal diseases and basic periodontal therapy – an essential start to any successful oral/dental treatment procedure.

Intraoral radiography in the cat
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

Intraoral radiography in the diagnosis of dental diseases in the cat – a simple must.

Dental-oral exam
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

Oral examination should be a part of every physical examination in dogs and cats, just as a full physical examination should be performed in animals that are presented due to presumed oral/dental disease.

Dental trauma
Interesting reading 10. April 2018

Dental trauma is very common in dogs and cats and majority of the problem is not visible to the naked eye

WSAVA DG
Educational events 10. April 2018

At the end of September 2017, WSAVA (The World Small Animal Veterinary Association) released Global Dental Guidelines, co-authored by the Animal Hospital’s Ana Nemec. 

News 10. April 2018

At Animal Hospital Postojna we are dedicated to the treatment of animals with cancer. 

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