Specialty Services

Degenerative Myelopathy

Written on February 12, 2014 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) and Charles Evans, MPT, CCRP

What is Degenerative Myelopathy? With diseases like Degenerative Myelopathy, which have no cure, one of the most important coping mechanisms for owners can be information….

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Categories: Charlie Evans, Dr. Mark Troxel, Geriatric Care, Neurology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Sugar-free Gum is Highly Toxic to Dogs

Written on February 12, 2014 by Tania Cames, DVM

Xylitol is a sweetener found in sugar-free gum (Trident, Orbit, Ice Breakers, Ice Cubes and others), candy, some sugar free Jello snacks and baked goods. …

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

A Medical Field Trip for Turtle #67

Written on January 23, 2014 by Staff Veterinarian

The New England Aquarium was at Mass Vet recently with a rescued Kemp’s ridley sea turtle who hasn’t been recovering from his ailments as well…

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Categories: Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Tonya C. Tromblee, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, New England Aquarium, Wildlife

Keeping all of your Family Members Safe

Written on November 22, 2013 by Sommer Aweidah

Winchester Firefighters Receive First Aid and CPR Training for Pets The Winchester Fire Department reached out to Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, a 24 hour veterinary…

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Categories: Dr. Beth Eisenberg, Emergency / Critical Care, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

FDA recall on Jerky Treats

Written on November 08, 2013 by Sommer Aweidah

The FDA has been investigating reports of illnesses in pets associated with the consumption of a variety of jerky pet treats since 2007. Their investigation…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

FDA Jerky Treats Recall – Symptoms of Toxicity

Written on November 08, 2013 by Sommer Aweidah

Symptoms of Toxicity Related to Jerky Tenders or Jerky Strips Within hours of eating treats sold as jerky tenders or strips made of chicken, duck,…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

IVG Quarterly Newsletter – October 2013

Written on October 18, 2013 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Urinary Incontinence. Written by Annalisa Prahl, DVM, DACVIM Insulinoma: How Not to…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Annalisa Prahl, Dr. Marion Haber, Dr. Tonya Boyle, General, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services

Veterinary Technician of the Year 2013

Written on October 18, 2013 by Sommer Aweidah

We are very proud to announce that our own Tracey Warren, CVT is the recipient of the MVTA Veterinary Technician of the Year award. This…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Tracey Warren CVT
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

The Dog Ate What?!

Written on October 09, 2013 by Karen Pastor, DVM, DACVS

We are thrilled to announce that Mass Vet’s very own Dr. Karen Pastor, DACVS made honorable mention for her submission of an x-ray of a…

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Categories: Dr. Karen Pastor, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Want that “University-quality” look for thorax and abdominal rads? Make sure your lateral views are straight.

Written on September 24, 2013 by Mason Holland, VMD, DACVR

We know that careful positioning of abdominal and thoracic radiographs improves diagnostic accuracy. Our brains are wired to readily recognize bilateral symmetry and therefore, identifying…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Mason Holland, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services
Hospital: Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

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