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Cancer and Golden Retrievers

Written on August 19, 2013 by Mitchell Kaye, DVM, (Practice limited to Oncology)

The Breed Golden retrievers are one of the most popular dog breeds in the United States. They were originally bred to aid in retrieving ducks…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Mitchell Kaye, IVG MetroWest, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Oncology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, WRKO
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

The Diabetic Cat

Written on July 31, 2013 by Heidi L. White, DVM, DACVIM

Diabetes Mellitus Diabetes mellitus has a reported frequency of approximately 1:250 for both dogs and cats.  It occurs in cats when the pancreas is not…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Heidi White, Internal Medicine, IVG MetroWest, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, WRKO
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

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

Written on July 23, 2013 by Stuart Bliss, DVM, PhD, DACVS, CCRP

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: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Stuart Bliss, IVG MetroWest, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery, Uncategorized, WRKO
Hospital: Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

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

Written on July 01, 2013 by Jill Depto, DVM

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

Advanced Diagnostic Imaging

Written on June 26, 2013 by Tonya C. Tromblee, DVM, MS, DACVR

Advanced diagnostic imaging is one of the cornerstones of superior veterinary care. This state-of –the-art technology yields higher quality images to accurately diagnose pets with…

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Categories: Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Tonya C. Tromblee, IVG MetroWest, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Staff Members, WRKO
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Dachshund and Intervertebral Disk Disease

Written on June 04, 2013 by Gena Silver, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)

The Breed The name comes from the German word for badger dog.  The German word for dog “hund” sounding like “hound” might have led to…

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Categories: Dr. Gena Silver, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services, WRKO
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Bulldogs and Brachycephalic Syndrome

Written on May 27, 2013 by Lauren L. Blaeser, DVM, DACVS

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: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Lauren Blaeser, Emergency / Critical Care, IVG MetroWest, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery, WRKO
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Urinary Obstructions and Infections in Cats

Written on May 08, 2013 by Annalisa Prahl, DVM, DACVIM

Did you know that there are 74 million cats in homes right here in the United States? Cats have been sharing our lives for 10,000…

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Categories: Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Cats, Dr. Annalisa Prahl, Geriatric Care, Internal Medicine, IVG MetroWest, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services, WRKO
Hospital: Bulger Veterinary Hospital

Osteoarthritis and Rottweilers

Written on May 07, 2013 by Amie Hesbach, MPT, CCRP, CCRT

The Breed The Rottweiler has its origins in ancient Rome and was popularized in the southern German town of Rottweil as a cattle dog and…

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Categories: Amie Hesbach, Charlie Evans, Geriatric Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services, Staff Members, WRKO
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Collapsing Trachea in Yorkshire Terriers

Written on May 01, 2013 by Jennifer O. Brisson, DVM, DACVR

“My little dog coughs all the time and my veterinarian says she probably has a collapsing trachea. What does this mean?” Tracheal collapse is a…

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Categories: Diagnostic Imaging, Dogs, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, IVG MetroWest, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services, Staff Members, WRKO
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital & IVG MetroWest

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