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Heat Stroke and Overheating in Pets

Written on July 13, 2016 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

Heat…everyone knows that it can be dangerous for our pets. If you ask most people about heat and pets, they know that it can cause…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, Preventive Care
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

IVG Newsletter – May 2016 Edition

Written on May 12, 2016 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Red Blood Cell Transfusions. Written by Emily Cottam, DVM, DACVECC Small animal veterinary blood…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Emily Cottam, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

Ophthalmology Consults and Your Pet

Written on April 27, 2016 by Lauren Parece

Do you have an upcoming ophthalmology consult with your dog or cat? Or are you just interested in what goes on during the exam? Well,…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Ruth Marrion, Lauren Parece, Ophthalmology
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

2016 Free Eye Exams for Service Dogs

Written on March 29, 2016 by Lauren Parece

The American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) will host its annual public service event providing free eye exams for service animals in May 2016. 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
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

IVG Newsletter – February 2016 Edition

Written on February 05, 2016 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Update: Seizure Management FAQ and Anticonvulsant Formulary. Written by Mark T. Troxel, DVM, DACVIM…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, Dr. Mark Troxel, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

Dental Disease in Pets: What’s That Smell?

Written on January 14, 2016 by Dr. Krista Vernaleken

What’s that smell? It’s Sunday morning. You slowly wake up, snuggled in your warm bed, relishing in the knowledge that you can stay in bed…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Dr. Krista Vernaleken, General, Preventive Care
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Healthy Activities & Exercises for Obese Pets

Written on January 06, 2016 by Dr. Amber Burns

So you had a recent appointment with your veterinarian and they used the dreaded word, obesity, when describing your beloved pet. How can that be?…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Dr. Amber Burns, Preventive Care
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

How do I know if my pet is the correct weight?

Written on January 05, 2016 by Dr. Amber Burns

Maybe it is because of the holiday season, but the overall girth of our pets has been weighing a lot on people’s minds. Truthfully, weight…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dogs, Dr. Amber Burns, General, Preventive Care
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Importance of Advanced Imaging- Ultrasounds

Written on December 16, 2015 by Dr. Annalisa Prahl

Since dogs and cats cannot tell us what they are feeling, veterinarians rely upon many of the same testing modalities that are used in people…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Annalisa Prahl, Internal Medicine
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

What is a Veterinary Technician

Written on October 01, 2015 by Lauren Parece

During the second week of October we celebrate and thank our veterinary technicians. National Veterinary Technician Week is a perfect time to thank the hardworking…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Capital District Veterinary Referral Hospital, Education, General, Lauren Parece, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES, Uncategorized
Hospital: IVG Hospitals

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