Specialty Services

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, General, Hospitals, Small Mammals, 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

Vaccines in Ferrets

Written on September 17, 2018 by Staff Veterinarian

There are two annual vaccines recommended to those who own a ferret. Distemper This is the same disease as in dogs. In ferrets it causes…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Hospitals, Small Mammals, Specialty Services

Vaccines for Pot-Bellied Pigs

Written on September 17, 2018 by Michael Corocoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A) CertAqV

Vaccines are an important part in prevention of disease for your pet pig. Your pet’s vaccines are determined on an individual basis based on individual…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Hospitals, Small Mammals, Staff Members
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

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

24 Hour Emergency & Specialty

Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty

Natick, MA 01760
508.319.2117

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Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital

Latham, NY 12110
518.785.1094

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Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Woburn, MA 01801
781.932.5802

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Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Portsmouth, NH 03801
603.433.0056

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SAVES

Lebanon, NH 03766
603.306.0007

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General Practice, Emergency & Specialty

Bulger Veterinary Hospital

North Andover, MA 01845
ER: 978.725.5544 GP: 978.682.9905

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