Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

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

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

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

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

Marijuana Toxicity in Pets

Written on January 31, 2019 by Nancy M. Thompson, CVT

Marijuana has become legal in many states and is becoming very common in households for medicinal and therapeutic purposes. With this, the Pet Poison Helpline…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Cats, Dogs, Hospitals, Preventive Care
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Ethos Pet Kitchen: Apple Carrot Crisps

Written on January 17, 2019 by Marissa Ann Portillo (Pirkey), BS, RLATG, CM

Welcome back to our pet recipes series! Does winter have your pup a little down in the dumps? Has your pet’s usual kibble lost its…

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

Urban Coyotes: Keeping Our Pets Safe and Coexisting with Coyotes 

Written on January 15, 2019 by Nir Ben-Ari, DVM

Coyotes are becoming an increasingly urban species, earning them the name “urban coyotes.” These are coyotes that reside in metropolitan areas, suburban neighborhoods, and even…

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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, Uncategorized
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Why Is Veterinary Care Expensive?

Written on January 08, 2019 by Lauren Parece

It is highly likely that you have been to a specialist, urgent care or emergency room at some point in your life. Hopefully, you had…

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

Ethos Pet Kitchen: New Year’s Resolution Cookies

Written on December 18, 2018 by Marissa Ann Portillo (Pirkey), BS, RLATG, CM

Welcome back to our pet recipe series! Happy Holidays! For December, we are preparing for the new year and ’tis the season for New Year’s…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Ethos Pet Kitchen, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & 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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