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February 14, 2024 Surgery

What AMC’s New Surgical Institute Means for Your Pet

With great fanfare, the Schwarzman Animal Medical Center held a “leash cutting” ceremony to mark the grand opening of the Denise and Michael Kellen Institute for Surgical Care. The press release describes...

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    February 12, 2009

    February is Pet Dental Month: Part 1

    The importance of dental care for dogs and cats. Part 1 of a 3 part series by Stephen Riback, DVM Like people, our pets are prone to dental disease. This ...

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    January 28, 2009

    The AMC Welcomes Westminster Attendees

    On February 9-10, the famous New York City event, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show will be held at Madison Square Garden. Over 2,000 dogs from all over the world ...

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    January 20, 2009

    "First Dog" Update – The AMC Weighs In

    The following article, about the latest developments in the Obama's puppy selection process, originally ran on PetStyle and quotes Dr. Ann Hohenhaus of The Animal Medical Center. You can read ...

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    January 07, 2009

    Making a Pet First Aid Kit

    Every pet owner should put together a pet first aid kit – a handy, easily created resource that will help a pet owner think and act quickly in the event ...

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    January 05, 2009

    Identifying the Perfect Pet

    Selecting the perfect pet to fit your family is an important aspect of responsible pet ownership. Some people tend to underestimate the responsibility involved with bringing a new pet into ...

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    December 19, 2008

    Home Care Options for Pets

    Use the following remedies for no more than 2 days. If there is no improvement after 2 days, please see your veterinarian. Wounds Warm compresses can do a world of ...

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About the author

Dr. Ann Hohenhaus is a third-generation veterinarian, double board-certified in Oncology and Small Animal Internal Medicine. As AMC’s Director of Pet Health Information, she writes AMC’s weekly blog, hosts a monthly “Ask the Vet” podcast, and regularly speaks to national news media about animal health. In addition, she has contributed widely to research articles and textbooks, lectures internationally, and has won prestigious awards for her work in both veterinary medicine and journalism. In 2021, she joined the influential World Small Animal Veterinary Association’s Oncology Working Group, which she currently chairs.

Dr. Ann Hohenhaus of the Animal Medical Center in New York City