Specialty Services

Exotic Pet Tales: Fun in the Sun!

Written on April 18, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAq

Spring has arrived! With so many warmer, sunnier days this month I have been getting out to walk the beach and doing some kayaking. I hope…

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

2019 Free Eye Exams for Service Dogs

Written on April 01, 2019 by Lauren Parece

The American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) will host its annual public service event providing free eye exams for service animals in May 2019. Drs. Nick…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care
Hospital: Ethos Veterinary Health

Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease: What You Should Know

Written on March 27, 2019 by Nancy Thompson, CVT

Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD) is a common disorder in male cats. In some cats, the disease can progress to a urethral obstruction (UO),…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES, Specialty Services
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Common Puppy Emergencies and Specialty Cases

Written on March 22, 2019 by Rachael Gillis

Very few things in life are as cute and lovable as a puppy. But yet, so fragile! Puppies, as with most young animals, tend to be very…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Specialty Services
Hospital: Ethos Veterinary Health

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

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

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

The Importance of Dental Care for Small Herbivores (Focus on Rabbits, Guinea Pigs and Chinchillas)

Written on February 01, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

Diet and Teeth – It doesn’t take much time around these animals to notice that their main activity during waking hours is eating. This is…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Hospitals, Preventive Care, Small Mammals, Surgery
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Exotic Pet Tales: The Misunderstood History of Snakes and Snakes as Pets

Written on January 22, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

Welcome to the third exotic animal blog! I’m sure there will be some playing around with format over the next several blogs, and I am…

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

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