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Jack the Cat Found at JFK, Treated for Fatty Liver

After escaping from his cat carrier and going on the lam for 61 days in the baggage area of JFK Airport, just a few miles from The Animal Medical Center, Jack the cat is back. His return was widely reported in the NYC press. It seems that Jack did not like the airport food and,


Parvovirus in Dogs

little puppy being held by a vet

Parvovirus has been in the news recently. In Rhode Island, the state veterinarian alerted dog owners to an increased number of parvovirus cases in the state. Parvovirus is a serious contagious viral disease of dogs. The virus infects rapidly dividing cells, predominantly those of the gastrointestinal tract and the bone marrow. Clinical signs of parvovirus