Preventive Care

6 Steps To Take When You See A Dog In A Hot Car

Written on August 14, 2015 by Lauren Parece

Even as we ease closer to Fall and all of its cool breeze, pumpkin spice glory, temperatures can still be hot well into September. There…

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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, Lauren Parece, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES
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

Lyme Disease: Prevention

Written on July 15, 2015 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

Prevention In our discussions about Lyme disease, there have been multiple potentially controversial or confusing areas. So we thought it would be a good idea…

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

Lyme Disease: The Disease and Symptoms

Written on July 15, 2015 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

So my dog had a tick on him, and it was engorged. Now what? First of all, not all ticks carry diseases. Second, not all…

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

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

Salt Toxicity in Dogs

Written on July 02, 2015 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

While your dog is playing at the beach, does he end up drinking a ton of ocean water? But how bad could that be, right?…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, Education, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

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

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