Category Archives: Misc

3 Reasons To Be Thankful This Thanksgiving

A kitten in a blanket

COVID-19 and Pets Reminder: Although there is no evidence pets can spread COVID-19, they can, in rare instances, contract the disease. The CDC’s holiday guidelines remind us that social distancing applies to pets too! Limit your pet’s interaction with those outside your household this holiday season. For some, being thankful at Thanksgiving is going to be difficult, given

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Amazing AMC to the Rescue Success Stories

A cat in a veterinary clinic

The Animal Medical Center has several Community Funds that provide financial support to pet families in need. AMC to the Rescue is one of those Community Funds, but it’s different than the others because it supports animals in foster care hoping for a forever home. Pets receiving an AMC to the Rescue grant must have

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A Very AMC Christmas

A cat pokes its head out of Christmas tree with a surprised look on its face

The Christmas season is a time for storytelling. Some of the most famous pieces of literature tell stories about the holiday. Authors from around the world, such as Hans Christian Anderson, Anton Chekov, Charles Dickens, E. T. A. Hoffman and Dr. Seuss, have penned famous Christmas stories. Many of these stories have been reinterpreted into

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Blog Post #600!

A kitten looking at a laptop computer

Today’s blog post marks the 600th post for www.amcny.org! Nearly ten years ago, our first post covered the selection of the presidential pet and we have written about other memorable pets, like a dog who was nearly killed by a pen cap, a kitten who used up one of her nine lives early on, and

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