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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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    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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    December 10, 2008

    Ask the Vet

    Q: I recently took my cat, Cheddar, to be seen by his veterinarian because I thought he had a urinary tract infection. My vet recommended a change in his diet ...

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    December 02, 2008

    The AMC Holiday Gift List

    At The AMC we know how much animals enrich our daily lives. This holiday season, we have prepared a list of wonderful gifts for all the pets and pet lovers ...

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  • Wellness
    A veterinarian with a dog
    November 24, 2008

    Tips for Keeping Your Pet Healthy in a Tough Economy

    We understand that during these tough economic times, cutting expenses is on all of our minds. Pet owners who may be looking for ways to cut costs could be tempted to scrimp...

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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