Dr. Michael Corcoran

Exotic Pet Tales: The Pollinator Problem & Saving the Bees (and the Birds!)

Written on August 02, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

A few of the important roles played by veterinarians include helping with protection of endangered species, ensuring food safety, and animal advocacy. This month, those…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Exotic Pet Tales, Hospitals, Wildlife
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Exotic Pet Tales: Backyard Flocks in New England (Chickens, Ducks, Swans, and Geese)

Written on May 28, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

Some of my favorite birds are chickens and ducks. I really love their personalities. They can be a lot of fun to have around if…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Exotic Pet Tales, Hospitals, Specialty Services
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Exotic Pet Tales: Fun in the Sun!

Written on April 18, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAq

Spring has arrived! With so many warmer, sunnier days this month I have been getting out to walk the beach and doing some kayaking. I hope…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Exotic Pet Tales, Hospitals, Reptiles, Small Mammals, Specialty Services
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Exotic Pet Tales: Top 9 Reasons to Adopt a Guinea Pig

Written on March 15, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

March is Adopt a Guinea Pig Month. I happen to think that Guinea Pigs are some of the best mammals around and that they make…

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

The Importance of Dental Care for Small Herbivores (Focus on Rabbits, Guinea Pigs and Chinchillas)

Written on February 01, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

Diet and Teeth – It doesn’t take much time around these animals to notice that their main activity during waking hours is eating. This is…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Hospitals, Preventive Care, Small Mammals, Surgery
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Exotic Pet Tales: The Misunderstood History of Snakes and Snakes as Pets

Written on January 22, 2019 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

Welcome to the third exotic animal blog! I’m sure there will be some playing around with format over the next several blogs, and I am…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Exotic Pet Tales, Hospitals, Reptiles, Specialty Services
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Quarantine Recommendations for New Reptiles and Amphibians

Written on December 20, 2018 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A) CertAqV

Adopting a new pet is very exciting! We want to help you keep your new pet happy and healthy, while also ensuring your other pets…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Michael Corcoran, Ethos Veterinary Health, Reptiles
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Exotic Pet Tales: Giving Pets as Christmas Gifts

Written on December 10, 2018 by Mike Corcoran, DVM, DABVP (R/A), CertAqV

This month I want to talk about exotic animals as gifts for the holidays. It’s a common request by children to get a pet, and…

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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

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

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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