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Medical Machines: Ultrasound Machines

A photo of the endoscopy suite at the Animal Medical Center of New York City

“Medical Machines” is a new series of blog posts highlighting the equipment AMC veterinarians use to provide state-of-the-art care to thousands of pets annually. These machines save countless lives, but pet families rarely ever have the opportunity to see them up close and personal. This series will give readers a glimpse into the equipment AMC


Everyday Medicine: What is a spay?

Two cats look at a litter of kittens. One says, "You told me you were on the pill." The other says, "I am for fleas, not for these."

“Everyday Medicine” is an intermittent series of blog posts highlighting tests, treatments, and procedures common in daily Animal Medical Center practice. Some past examples of this type of blog post include fecal analysis and vomiting or regurgitation. Since February 26, 2019 is World Spay Day, today’s post focuses on spaying a healthy dog or cat as a method