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Exotic Pet Tales: Giving Pets as Christmas Gifts

Written on December 10, 2018 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

This month I want to talk about exotic animals as gifts for the holidays. It’s a common request by children to get a pet, and…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Ethos Veterinary Health, Exotic Pet Tales, Exotics, General, Hospitals, Specialty Services
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Pet Emergencies: What Can’t Wait Tonight or Over the Weekend

Written on December 07, 2018 by Katie Sakakeeny, DVM, DACVECC

Cats and dogs can have a variety of symptoms that may or may not need immediate evaluation and treatment by a veterinarian. It is helpful…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Diagnostic Imaging, Dogs, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES, Specialty Services, What's Your Diagnosis
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Crate Training Your Puppy 101

Written on November 29, 2018 by Nancy M. Thompson

Puppies can be a handful and get into all sorts of trouble. Crate training is a wonderful tool to help calm your puppy, create a…

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

What to Expect When Your Pet Needs an MRI

Written on November 15, 2018 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) | Staff Neurologist & Neurosurgeon | Veterinary Learning & Development Specialist

My veterinarian recommended an MRI for my pet. Now what? Many of us have either had or know somebody that has had a CT (“CAT”…

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Categories: Dr. Mark Troxel, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) -
Capital District

Written on November 01, 2018 by Chloe Wormser, VMD, DACVS

As the human-animal bond continues to grow, pet owners are increasingly aware of and concerned about pain resulting from surgical procedures for their pets. Pet owners also…

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Categories: Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Specialty Services, Surgery
Hospital: Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital

Exotic Pet Tales: Meet Our Specialist!

Written on October 24, 2018 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

Welcome to the first entry of our exotic pet series written by our exotics specialist at Bulger, Mike Corcoran! Dr. Corcoran will be writing about all…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Ethos Veterinary Health, Exotic Pet Tales, Exotics, General, Hospitals, Specialty Services
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Cataracts and Cataract Surgery in Dogs

Written on October 10, 2018 by Kristen Gervais, DVM, MS, DACVO

What are cataracts? A cataract is defined as any opacity or cloudiness within the lens of the eye. The lens of the eye functions much…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Kristen Gervais, Geriatric Care, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Boston West veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Diabetes Mellitus in Dogs & Cats

Written on October 03, 2018 by Hathaway Fiocchi, DVM, DACVIM

Since 2011, there has been over a 30% increase in dogs diagnosed with diabetes, and over a 15% increase in cats diagnosed with diabetes. Understanding the symptoms and being…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Geriatric Care, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES, What's Your Diagnosis
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Dream a Little Dream: Our Pets Do Dream!

Written on October 02, 2018 by Meagan Dunn, Emergency & General Practice Technician

One night while laying in bed, I watched my cat, Loofa, twitch her little paws as if she were playing with one of her catnip…

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

Veterinary Surgery: Behind the Scenes 

Written on September 20, 2018 by Rickard Kohler, DVM (Practice Limited to Surgery)

Across Ethos hospitals, we perform a wide range of board certified veterinary surgeries: orthopedic, oncologic, emergency, ophthalmic, neurologic, minimally invasive, and many more. Whether you’re…

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Categories: Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

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North Andover, MA 01845
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