Mitral Valve Surgery Recovery

Lessons From Zoey's One Year Checkup

Lessons From Zoey's One Year Checkup

Zoey’s one year checkup was done October 28th 2017.  Zoey’s cardiologist (Dr. Hodge) was a bit worried Zoey’s left ventricle and left atrium (LV/LA) numbers were increasing after each checkup.  According to Dr. Hodge, Zoey’s pressure and her regurgitation were shown to be the same since having her surgery a year ago.  Naturally We were concerned about the increasing values and sent the records off to Dr. Sabine and Dr. Uechi to review them.

Mitral Valve Disease in Dogs | Mighty Hearts Project

Post-Surgical Strategies for Restricting Activity

Post-Surgical Strategies for Restricting Activity

Whether your dog has undergone Mitral Valve Repair surgery, or any number of other surgeries that require a period of activity restriction in order to recover, it can be difficult to control their energy level and normal habitual activities.   Here are some strategies for success.

Mitral Valve Disease in Dogs | Mighty Hearts Project