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Roger L Welton DVM

The Space Coast Pet Podcast


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Dr. Roger Welton is an experienced practicing veterinarian, successful author, blogger and media personality. Airing every Thursday at 8 AM EST, Dr. Roger discusses the pertinent pet issues of the day and addresses listener emails.

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Dr. Roger and veterinarians nationwide are seeing alarmingly high numbers canine respiratory infection cases that are particularly virulent and leading to bronchitis and pneumonia. Most troublingly, many cases are not dogs at the... more

In the market for adopting a new pet, it can be so alluring to stare into the innocent and adorable eyes of a puppy or kitten and choose to take them home as your new companion. But...fresh off adopting a 1 plus year old dog who he... more

Dr. Roger and the rest of the veterinary industry are seeing an alarming all time high case load of skin allergy cases in dogs and the trend seems to be increasing year over year. In his 20 year career, Dr. Roger is seeing more skin... more

Hurricane Ian is heading straight from its landfall site directly to the Florida Space Coast with the eye forecasted to arrive at Dr. Roger's normal broadcast time tomorrow at 8 AM (Thursday 9/29/2022). Provided power remains, Dr. Roger... more

That vast majority of dog breeders do not breed responsibly, ethically, or even in accordance with minimum standards of rearing or even state law. Their unethical and even inhumane actions lead to health conditions that comprise a large... more

CBD oil has become the over the counter rage for pet owners' attempts to manage diseases and anxiety in pets. The questions are: Does it really work? Are there real health management applications for anxiety and certain disease... more

Dr. Roger does not have a particular type of veterinary specialist as it pertains to their specific area fo specialty. Instead, he has a preference for specialists across all areas of expertise, with particular career backgrounds that positively... more

Do you ever what your veterinarian is really thinking during your visit him/her? Do you ever wonder what your vet thinks of your opinions or actions as he/she smiles and nods? Fresh off of a week full of frustrating experiences, in this... more

Pet owners are commonly raising concerns about oral generation oral flea and tick preventative medications being linked to seizures in dogs. What began as a retrospective labelling requirement on certain product by the FDA has taken on a... more

Did you know that great than 70% of of the immune system of dogs and cats resides in their gastrointestinal tract? This is one of the many reasons that dogs and cats maintaining a healthy gut is an essential componenent to maintaining... more
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