Cats

Medication Storage: The Do’s & Don’ts to Keep Your Pets Safe

Written on July 27, 2018 by Marissa Ann Pirkey, BS, RLATG, CM

There are few things in life more frightening than waking up in the morning to find a medication bottle chewed up on the carpet –…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Pain Management, Pain Managment, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

PU/PD: Diagnosing and Treating Excessive Drinking and Urinating in Your Pet

Written on July 23, 2018 by Hathaway Fiocchi, DVM, DACVIM

Refilling the water bowl more often? Initially it might seem only a little out of the ordinary that your otherwise healthy dog needs his or…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Cats, Dogs, Hospitals, Internal Medicine, Preventive Care, Specialty Services, What's Your Diagnosis
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

The Weird Things My Cat Does: Explained

Written on July 20, 2018 by Rachael Gillis

Let’s face it: cats are weird. Or at least, cats do weird things. From the noises they make, to the risks that they take, to…

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Categories: Behavior, Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Education, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Uncategorized
Hospital: Ethos Veterinary Health

Your Pet’s Ocular Health

Written on May 18, 2018 by Kristen Gervais, DVM, Practice Limited to Diseases of the Eye

Medical conditions affecting the eye are common in companion animals, especially in middle-aged and geriatric pets. Recognizing the symptoms of ophthalmic disease and seeking treatment…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Cats, Dogs, Dr. Kristen Gervais, Ophthalmology, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Common Dental Diseases in Dogs and Cats

Written on February 20, 2018 by Libby Holman, DVM

Say “Cheese!” Many of our furry friends don’t just share our homes with us; they also sleep with us, curl up on the sofa with…

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

Rabies: what is it and why do we vaccinate?

Written on September 28, 2017 by Krista Vernaleken, VMD

Imagine a disease that could affect anyone, young or old, and can affect any mammal. The animal is bitten, then seems OK for a while….

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

15 Pet Instagram Accounts You Should Be Following

Written on September 19, 2017 by Lauren Parece, Sommer Aweidah, Rachel Gillis

Pet social media accounts have been steadily increasing in number, enabling some real distraction and cuteness overload for humans around the world. We can attest…

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Categories: Cats, Dogs, General
Hospital: Creative Marketing Team, Ethos Veterinary Health

A Day in the Life: General Practice Veterinarian

Written on July 24, 2017 by Krista Vernakelen, VMD

Clients often ask what it’s like to be a vet. The general perception based on comments I’ve heard is that we “get to play with…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, General, Hospitals, Preventive Care
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Porcupines and Canine Curiosity: A Terrible Combination

Written on May 09, 2017 by Lori Dinsmore, LVT, VTS (SAIM)

A walk in the woods with your dog is a great escape all year-round, through snowy trails or summery heat. As we head outside and into…

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Categories: Cats, Dogs, Emergency / Critical Care, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital
Hospital: Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Saint Patrick’s Day Safety Reminders for Pets

Written on March 17, 2017 by Lauren Parece

Saint Patrick’s Day can be a fun celebration of your Irish, Irish-adjacent, or non-Irish heritage! Nothing ruins a celebration like an emergency trip to the…

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

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Natick, MA 01760
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Latham, NY 12110
518.785.1094

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Woburn, MA 01801
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Portsmouth, NH 03801
603.433.0056

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Lebanon, NH 03766
603.306.0007

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North Andover, MA 01845
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