Geriatric Care

Educational Video from the AVMA

Written on September 26, 2012 by Staff Veterinarian

The American Veterinary Medical Association have produced a short, interesting video highlighting the dangers of rabies in honor of World Rabies Day on September 28….

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, General, Geriatric Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care

World Rabies Day

Written on September 25, 2012 by Sommer Aweidah

September 28 is World Rabies Day, and it’s important to note that rabies has not been eradicated. Certainly in the US, and definitely in the…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Emergency / Critical Care, General, Geriatric Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

Consumer Guide to Pet Insurance

Written on April 06, 2012 by Staff Veterinarian

Are you considering pet insurance to help defray the costs of caring for your pet? If so, please consider the following site:  Pet Insurance Reviews…

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

2012 National Service Dog Free Eye Exam Event!

Written on March 05, 2012 by Megan Burt

  The 5th Annual ACVO®/Merial® National Service Dog Eye Exam Event brings together veterinary ophthalmologists and thousands of service dogs for free eye exams.  Registration…

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Categories: Dogs, General, Geriatric Care, Ophthalmology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: PCVRH

Meningioma in cats

Written on February 11, 2012 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Meningioma is the most common brain tumor (60%) in cats.   Clinical signs depend on lesion location, but common signs include seizures, circling, behavior change, as…

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Categories: Cats, Geriatric Care, Neurology, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Bulger Tails: Is pet insurance right for you? – North Andover, MA – North Andover Citizen

Written on February 07, 2012 by Amber Burns, DVM

Veterinary medicine is constantly evolving. The ability to use advanced diagnostic techniques such as ultrasound, endoscopy, CT scans and MRI are readily available. Intensive treatment…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Geriatric Care, Preventive Care
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Is your pet’s water bowl empty again?

Written on November 30, 2011 by Annalisa Prahl, DVM, DACVIM

Have you noticed your pet asking to go outside more often? Has your well house-trained dog suddenly started urinating in the house?  Or maybe your…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, General, Geriatric Care, Preventive Care
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Understanding Glaucoma

Written on October 18, 2011 by Megan Burt

 Glaucoma is a disease most commonly diagnosed by veterinarians as an increase in the normal pressure within the eye which can lead to pain and…

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Categories: Geriatric Care, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

You’d have to See it to Believe it!

Written on August 31, 2011 by Ophthalmology

Meet Collin Preston, a 12 year-old cairn terrier with a lot of life to live. Collin has battled several ocular conditions over the years including…

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Categories: Dogs, Geriatric Care, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Eddie’s Wheels gives dogs a new ‘leash’ on life

Written on July 29, 2011 by NECN

(NECN: Alysha Palumbo, Shelburne Falls, Mass.) – As dogs’ lives go, Fenway, the black lab, is an all-star, but he almost never made it to…

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Categories: Cats, Dogs, Geriatric Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital & Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

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