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What is this Human-Animal Bond?

Written on May 03, 2019 by Christina Stephens-Malloy, LCSW

The human-animal bond is often used to describe the relationship shared between people and animals. Pet owners know it is so much more than a...

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Categories: Cats, Dogs, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Social Work, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

When Should You Consider Physical Rehabilitation for your Dog or Cat

Written on May 03, 2019 by Michael Hornberger, DVM, CCRT

Canine Physical Rehabilitation* is a treatment regimen that involves reducing discomfort and increasing or regaining the physical abilities of our pets. Our pets live to be...

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Pain Management, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Hemangiosarcoma in Dogs

Written on May 03, 2019 by Nancy Thompson, CVT

Cancer is unfortunately common in older dogs. Hemangiosarcoma is one of the more serious and rapidly growing forms of cancer found in dogs. Here's what you...

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Hospitals, Oncology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Animal Poison Control Center: why we are asking you to call, and how they will help 

Written on April 24, 2019 by Samantha Houde

As all pet owners know, our beloved furry friends do not always make the most rational decisions about what they do and do not eat....

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Categories: Cats, Dogs, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Hospitals, Preventive Care, SAVES, Specialty Services
Hospital: SAVES- Small Animal Veterinary Emergency and Specialty

Being an Environmentally Friendly Pet Owner

Written on April 22, 2019 by Staff Veterinarian

It’s easy to overlook our pets when thinking about ways to be environmentally conscious. You know what a carbon footprint is and you actively recycle...

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Categories: General, Uncategorized
Hospital: Ethos Veterinary Health

Exotic Pet Tales: Fun in the Sun!

Written on April 18, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAq

Spring has arrived! With so many warmer, sunnier days this month I have been getting out to walk the beach and doing some kayaking. I hope...

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Exotic Pet Tales, Hospitals, Reptiles, Small Mammals, Specialty Services
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Ethos Pet Kitchen: Strawberry Spring Snacks

Written on April 12, 2019 by Marissa Ann Portillo (Pirkey), BS, RLATG, CM

With the weather becoming warmer and the sunshine becoming brighter, our pups are surely ready for a fresh new treat to satisfy their tummies. Even...

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Ethos Pet Kitchen, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

2019 Free Eye Exams for Service Dogs

Written on April 01, 2019 by Lauren Parece

The American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) will host its annual public service event providing free eye exams for service animals in May 2019. Drs. Nick...

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care
Hospital: Ethos Veterinary Health

Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease: What You Should Know

Written on March 27, 2019 by Nancy Thompson, CVT

Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD) is a common disorder in male cats. In some cats, the disease can progress to a urethral obstruction (UO),...

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES, Specialty Services
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Common Puppy Emergencies and Specialty Cases

Written on March 22, 2019 by Rachael Gillis

Very few things in life are as cute and lovable as a puppy. But yet, so fragile! Puppies, as with most young animals, tend to be very...

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Specialty Services
Hospital: Ethos Veterinary Health

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Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty

Natick, MA 01760
508.319.2117

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Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital

Latham, NY 12110
518.785.1094

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Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Woburn, MA 01801
781.932.5802

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Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Portsmouth, NH 03801
603.433.0056

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Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Lawrence, MA 01843
ER: 978.725.5544 GP: 978.682.9905

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