Hospitals

Two Dangerous Easter Toxins for Pets

Written on March 19, 2019 by Tracy McDonald

Easter is right around the corner, which means family time, egg hunts, good food, and a visit from the Easter bunny! Unfortunately this holiday brings…

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Categories: Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Preventive Care
Hospital: Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital

Chocolate Poisoning in Dogs

Written on March 19, 2019 by Rocio Carrasco & Danielle Jentz

Chocolate toxicity is a very common case we see in dogs. In fact, chocolate ingestion is the most common call the Pet Poison Helpline receives. Dogs tend…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Cats, Dogs, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care
Hospital: Boston West & Mass Vet

Exotic Pet Tales: Top 9 Reasons to Adopt a Guinea Pig

Written on March 15, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

March is Adopt a Guinea Pig Month. I happen to think that Guinea Pigs are some of the best mammals around and that they make…

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

Ethos Pet Kitchen: Doggie Pancakes!

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

March 12th is National Pancake Day and in celebration of this delicious day, we would love to share a healthy, but hearty, recipe for puppy pancakes!…

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

IVDD: A Common Neurologic Disorder in Pets

Written on March 04, 2019 by Neurology Team

IVDD (Intervertebral Disc Disease) is a very common disorder that our Neurology team sees and cares for routinely.  What is Intervertebral Disc Disease? The spinal cord passes from…

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Categories: Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Spaying My Spayed Dog

Written on February 28, 2019 by Rachael Gillis

Last summer, my boyfriend and I adopted a beautiful little rescue dog from Tennessee and named her Callie. She was 10 months old, had the most…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Hospitals, Preventive Care
Hospital: Ethos Veterinary Health

Hill’s Pet Food Recall: Our Stance

Written on February 28, 2019 by Amanda Brown, BS, CVT (Specialty Technician Supervisor)

In lieu of the recent Hill’s pet food recall, we at Boston West understand the level of concern it brings to our pet owners. It…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Hospitals
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Veterinary Nutrition – Why is it so Important?

Written on February 27, 2019 by Danielle Conway, DVM, CVA, VSMT, CCRP

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine by thy food.” Hypocrites Veterinary Nutrition Services offered at Ethos include: •          Homemade diet formulation •          Commercial diet recommendations •          Critical…

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Categories: Cats, Dogs, Ethos Pet Kitchen, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Urinary Blockage in Cats

Written on February 20, 2019 by Rocio Carrasco, ECC Clinical Floor Supervisor

Urinary blockage, or urinary obstruction (UO), is a very common disease that occurs mostly in male cats but may also affect dogs and female cats….

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Cats, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Preventive Care
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

6 Tips to Help Your Pet Lose Weight

Written on February 19, 2019 by Samantha Houde

The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to assess your pet’s weight! It’s colder and here in the Northeast, it’s full-blown winter…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES
Hospital: SAVES- Small Animal Veterinary Emergency and Specialty

24 Hour Emergency & Specialty

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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General Practice, Emergency & Specialty

Bulger Veterinary Hospital

North Andover, MA 01845
ER: 978.725.5544 GP: 978.682.9905

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