Diagnostic Imaging

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

Dr. Google & Your Pet: A Tricky Relationship

Written on September 06, 2018 by Pedro Bento DVM, DACVIM (SAIM) & Katie Sakakeeny, DVM, DACVECC

We’ve all been there, and we know we’re not supposed to. But in the internet age, it’s hard to fight the urge to pick up your phone to Google…

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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, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES, What's Your Diagnosis
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty

Canine Influenza in Massachusetts: What to Know

Written on August 28, 2018 by Krista Vernaleken, VMD

Many dog owners have seen reports of Canine Influenza, or the dog flu, hitting Massachusetts and are wondering what, if anything, we should be doing…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, Education, Ethos Veterinary Health, General, Hospitals, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, What's Your Diagnosis
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Caring for an Ill Senior Cat and the Lessons I Learned Along the Way

Written on August 27, 2018 by Rachael Gillis

Kidney (renal) disease affects 1 out of every 3 senior cats. 94% of cats who develop hyperthyroidism are over 10 years old. 1 in 5…

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

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

Going, Going, Gone: When Your Pet Eats Something They Shouldn’t

Written on June 29, 2018 by Dr. Pedro Bento, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

We’ve all been there. You walk in the room and your cat is chewing up the last bits of something stringy. Or your dog steals…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency/Critical Care, Hospitals, Preventive Care, Surgery
Hospital: Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty

IVG Newsletter – September 2016 Edition

Written on September 08, 2016 by Drs. Rachel Cooper and Jennifer Brisson

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Ectopic Ureters in Dogs. Written by Rachel L. Cooper, DVM, DACVIMEctopic ureters…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, Dr. Rachel Cooper, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

IVG Newsletter – May 2016 Edition

Written on May 12, 2016 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Red Blood Cell Transfusions. Written by Emily Cottam, DVM, DACVECC Small animal veterinary blood…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Emily Cottam, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

IVG Newsletter – February 2016 Edition

Written on February 05, 2016 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Update: Seizure Management FAQ and Anticonvulsant Formulary. Written by Mark T. Troxel, DVM, DACVIM…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, Dr. Mark Troxel, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

Importance of Advanced Imaging- Ultrasounds

Written on December 16, 2015 by Dr. Annalisa Prahl

Since dogs and cats cannot tell us what they are feeling, veterinarians rely upon many of the same testing modalities that are used in people…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Annalisa Prahl, Internal Medicine
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

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