The RMIWA usually sponsors cardiac auscultation and EKG readings by board certified veterinary cardiologists during our specialty on the Friday before Labor Day. For more information contact Kathy Edwards firstname.lastname@example.org.
Irish Wolfhound Foundation
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Tick Removal – submitted by Eliza Gordon
They will automatically withdraw themselves when you follow these simple instructions.
Apply a squirt of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and swab it for a few seconds (15-20); the tick will come out on its own and be stuck to the cotton ball when you lift it away.
Campho-phenique on a cotton ball does the same!