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Veterinary Pain Management

Written on February 14, 2014 by Staff Veterinarian

Pain Management in Veterinary Medicine Pain management in animals is recognized as an integral aspect of veterinary practice that offers many advantages to patients. Anyone…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Andrea Looney, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Oncology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services, Surgery

The Dog Ate What?!

Written on October 09, 2013 by Staff Veterinarian

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

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Rupture (or ACL Injuries) and Labrador Retrievers

Written on July 23, 2013 by Staff Veterinarian

The Breed ACL injury is a common orthopedic problem in dogs, and we see this condition frequently in Labrador Retrievers. The Labrador Retriever breed has…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Stuart Bliss, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery, Uncategorized, WRKO

German Shepherds and Gastric Dilatation Volvulus (GDV) … or “bloat”

Written on July 01, 2013 by Staff Veterinarian

The Breed The German Shepherd Dog, originating in Germany in the 1880s, was bred to be a multipurpose working dog.  The German Shepherd has played…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dogs, Dr. Jill Depto, Emergency / Critical Care, Geriatric Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services, Staff Members, Surgery, WRKO

IVG Quarterly Newsletter – July 2013

Written on June 28, 2013 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. – Diagnosis and Treatment of Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca. Written by Ruth Marrion, DVM,…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Nicole Amato, Dr. Ruth Marrion, General, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Ophthalmology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery

Bulldogs and Brachycephalic Syndrome

Written on May 27, 2013 by Staff Veterinarian

The Breed The term “brachycephalic” means “short-nosed” and refers to dogs with those adorable “smushed” faces. We are referring to breeds such as the Bull…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Lauren Blaeser, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery, WRKO

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