On Tuesday, May 17th the Animal Medical Center held its Eighth Annual Living Legends Luncheon at the Harmonie Club. The event was co-chaired by Susan Verni Lazarus, Alison Minton, Kane Nussbaum, Joanne Ronson, Carol Sandow, Helene Stein and Marquam Wolfe and AMC Trustee Janet York.
For many decades, declawing cats has been a routine veterinary procedure, but this is no simple pedicure. There’s anesthesia, pain medication and the amputation of the cat’s toes back to the first knuckle.
Q. Do house cats need exercise? How much? A. “Yes, they do,” said Dr. Dennis Slade, a veterinarian who is a staff doctor in internal medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York.
If your dog has been losing patches of his hair or fur and you’ve noticed dark skin grow back in its place you may be wondering: What’s causing this to happen? You may also be worried and want to determine if this is a sign of something bigger or if it is causing your pet … Continue reading Alopecia X in Dogs: What is Black Skin Disease?
While it’s normal for dogs to take water breaks throughout the day, you may be a bit concerned if you notice your pet drinking excessively. Can a dog drink too much water? And, could it be a sign of something larger? “An owner should be concerned if their dog drinks the entire bowl at once … Continue reading Why is My Dog Drinking So Much Water?