Cardiology

Our cardiologist, Dr. Jonathan Goodwin, travels to VCSG to perform echocardiograms and EKGs. If your primary veterinarian thinks that your pet has heart disease, abnormal heart rhythm, an enlarged heart, a heart murmur, a heart tumor, is in heart failure, or has any other heart conditions, your pet may benefit from being referred to Dr. Goodwin.

Some common heart problems animals can have include:

  • Degenerative valve disease (leaky valves)
  • Heart muscle disease (cardiomyopathies)
  • Congenital abnormalities (problems present from birth)
  • Arrhythmias (abnormal heart rhythms)
  • Heart tumors
  • Common signs of heart disease in animals:
    • Coughing
    • Difficult, labored breathing
    • Difficulty exercising
    • Passing out
    • Dragging the hind limbs (in cats)

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