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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

Good Reads: Novels featuring Dogs and Cats

Written on June 17, 2015 by Lauren Parece

The warm weather is upon us! One perfectly relaxing summertime leisure activity is taking a book to the park, or the beach, to read in…

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

Clipping Your Dog’s Nails at Home

Written on April 24, 2015 by Lauren Parece

Clipping your dog’s nails can be a quick, easy, and stress-free process for you and your pet if you keep some of the following tips…

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

Cat Toys: Which Ones Are Safest?

Written on March 05, 2015 by Daniela Caride - Safebee.com

Having your cat climb up the cat scratcher, chase after the laser light and swat his mouse toy is not only fun — it’s good…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Samuel Stewart, Emergency / Critical Care, Emergency/Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES

The stuff of New England nightmares… but with a happy ending

Written on February 25, 2015 by Sommer Aweidah

With the amount of snow we’ve been receiving in and around the Natick, Framingham, Boston area, many responsible dog owners with fenced-in yards are dealing…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Dr. Suzanne Rovan, Emergency/Critical Care, Staff Members
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

Mass Vet is the First Level I Emergency/Critical Care Facility in Massachusetts

Written on December 17, 2014 by Sommer Aweidah

We are proud to announce that Mass Vet is the first, and only veterinary hospital in Massachusetts to be certified as a Level I veterinary emergency and…

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

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