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How to Dispose of Unused Medications

Written on August 14, 2015 by Sommer Aweidah

The FDA has released some guidelines with best practices for disposing of unused medications. This guide is helpful both for human and veterinary medications. We encourage…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Pain Management, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Specialty Services, Wildlife
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

Taking Your Pet’s Vitals

Written on July 30, 2015 by Dr. Sheila Bennett

One of the most important parts of being a pet owner is knowing when your dog or cat isn’t feeling well and should be seen…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Education, Emergency / Critical Care, General, Geriatric Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Guide to FDA and Maufacturer Recall on Pet Food

Written on July 28, 2015 by Lauren Parece

If you spend any amount of time on social media and the internet, you’ve probably seen a number of pet food recalls in recent months….

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Dogs, General, Lauren Parece, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

Sea Turtles at Mass Vet: National Geographic Spotlight

Written on July 22, 2015 by Lauren Parece

At Mass Vet we are very proud to have played a small role in the important rehabilitation work that the New England Aquarium has been…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, General, Lauren Parece, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Specialty Services

Lyme Disease: Ticks

Written on July 10, 2015 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

In a previous article on Lyme, we covered what Lyme disease is, and where in the country it exists. Now we’re going to talk about how…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, General
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Lyme disease: What is it?

Written on July 09, 2015 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

Is it an epidemic? In the midst of a rise in reported human cases of Lyme disease, many New England infectious disease experts are calling…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, General, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Why do dogs eat grass?

Written on July 08, 2015 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

Why do dogs eat grass? Because they like it. This is one of the more common and difficult questions that vets get, simply because there…

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Categories: Behavior, Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, Education, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Good Reads: Novels featuring Dogs and Cats

Written on June 17, 2015 by Lauren Parece

The warm weather is upon us! One perfectly relaxing summertime leisure activity is taking a book to the park, or the beach, to read in…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, General, Lauren Parece, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Uncategorized

Clipping Your Dog’s Nails at Home

Written on April 24, 2015 by Lauren Parece

Clipping your dog’s nails can be a quick, easy, and stress-free process for you and your pet if you keep some of the following tips…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, General
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Decisions in Pet Insurance

Written on March 19, 2015 by Sommer Aweidah

I have a puppy. She is full of life, mischief, and is still learning how to be obedient. I work at a specialty veterinary hospital…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Emergency / Critical Care, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Sommer Aweidah
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

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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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SAVES

Lebanon, NH 03766
603.306.0007

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Bulger Veterinary Hospital

North Andover, MA 01845
ER: 978.725.5544 GP: 978.682.9905

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