Veterinarians & Clients
VetMeasure strives to provide veterinary professionals and pet owners with not only helpful patient monitoring tools, but also great resources. These resources can be utilized at the vet clinic or at the home of the pet. Feel free to use and download our free resources below. Also, as always, feel free to schedule time with us to learn more about our canine vitals monitor.
Axillary temperature measurements are commonly used as an alternative to rectal temperature measurements in dogs. However, there is disagreement in the veterinary community about the validity of using axillary measurements as a proxy for rectal measurements. This is because published research often reports lower axillary temperatures compared to rectal temperatures. Therefore, statistically significant differences between rectal and axillary measurements, and unacceptable variability in measurement data.
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