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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

How to Dispose of Unused Medications

Written on August 14, 2015 by Sommer Aweidah

The FDA has released some guidelines with best practices for disposing of unused medications. This guide is helpful both for human and veterinary medications. We encourage…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Pain Management, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Specialty Services, Wildlife
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

Sea Turtles at Mass Vet: National Geographic Spotlight

Written on July 22, 2015 by Lauren Parece

At Mass Vet we are very proud to have played a small role in the important rehabilitation work that the New England Aquarium has been…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, General, Lauren Parece, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Specialty Services

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

IVG Newsletter – April 2015Edition

Written on April 08, 2015 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the April 2015 edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Heatstroke. Written by Sarah E. Allen, DVM, DACVECC Conjunctival Cytology: A great diagnostic tool…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Clinical Pathology, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Heather Kridel, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, Dr. Marion Haber, Dr. Ruth Marrion, Dr. Sarah E. Allen, Emergency/Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

2015 Free Eye Exams for Service Dogs

Written on April 08, 2015 by Staff Veterinarian

The American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) will host its 8th public service event providing free eye exams for service animals in May 2015. Drs….

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Clara Williams, Dr. Nancy Cottrill, Dr. Nick Cassotis, Dr. Ruth Marrion, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, SAVES, Specialty Services

Decisions in Pet Insurance

Written on March 19, 2015 by Sommer Aweidah

I have a puppy. She is full of life, mischief, and is still learning how to be obedient. I work at a specialty veterinary hospital…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Emergency / Critical Care, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Sommer Aweidah
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

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Latham, NY 12110
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Woburn, MA 01801
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Portsmouth, NH 03801
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Lebanon, NH 03766
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North Andover, MA 01845
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