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Animal Medical Center’s Dr. Philip Fox Receives the 2018 Excellence in Research Award from the American Veterinary Medical Foundation and the Winn Feline Foundation

August 16, 2018

Recognized for a Distinguished Career in Research Excellence and Leadership of Animal Medical Center’s Caspary Research Institute (New York, N.Y. – August 16, 2018) Animal Medical Center’s (AMC) Dr. Philip Fox, Head of Cardiology and Director, Caspary Research Institute is the recipient of the 2018 Excellence in Research Award from the American Veterinary Medical Foundation … Continue reading Animal Medical Center’s Dr. Philip Fox Receives the 2018 Excellence in Research Award from the American Veterinary Medical Foundation and the Winn Feline Foundation

Animal Medical Center Welcomes 55th Intern Class at Annual White Coat Ceremony

June 25, 2018

25 Veterinary Interns Selected from 250 Applications, Will Train Across 17 Specialties in Prestigious Program (June 18, 2018 – New York, N.Y.) Animal Medical Center (AMC) hosted its 10th Annual White Coat Ceremony today, welcoming a new class of interns. The internship program, now in its 55th year, is among the most respected in veterinary … Continue reading Animal Medical Center Welcomes 55th Intern Class at Annual White Coat Ceremony

Animal Medical Center Hosts 10th Annual Living Legends Luncheon: Event Honors Companion Animals Who Overcame Major Health Challenges

May 22, 2018

(New York, N.Y. – May 22, 2018) The Animal Medical Center (AMC) held its 10th Annual Living Legends Luncheon today honoring companion animals who survived seemingly insurmountable health challenges because of their owners’ love and commitment, along with the exceptional care and treatment they received from the specialty veterinarians at AMC’s Integrative and Rehabilitative Medicine, … Continue reading Animal Medical Center Hosts 10th Annual Living Legends Luncheon: Event Honors Companion Animals Who Overcame Major Health Challenges

Animal Medical Center Leads Global 10-Year Study to Improve Feline Health: Feline Cardiovascular Risk Study Spans 21 Countries

May 16, 2018

(New York, N.Y. – May 16, 2018) The Animal Medical Center (AMC) today announced the publication of a landmark research study that identifies how hypertrophic cardiomyopathy – a form of heart disease that can cause sudden death and heart failure in people – is also present in cats and linked to serious health problems in … Continue reading Animal Medical Center Leads Global 10-Year Study to Improve Feline Health: Feline Cardiovascular Risk Study Spans 21 Countries

AMC’s Emergency and Critical Care Service Continues to Expand; Dava Cazzolli, DVM, DACVECC Joins New York City’s Busiest Animal Emergency Room

March 26, 2018

(March 26, 2018 – New York, NY) The Animal Medical Center (AMC), the largest non-profit veterinary hospital in the country with over 16,000 emergency visits a year, today announced the appointment of Dava Cazzolli, DVM, DACVECC, a board-certified specialist, to its Emergency and Critical Care Service. Previously, Dr. Cazzolli served as a critical care specialist … Continue reading AMC’s Emergency and Critical Care Service Continues to Expand; Dava Cazzolli, DVM, DACVECC Joins New York City’s Busiest Animal Emergency Room

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Grieving a Pet: How to Cope With the Loss of a Dog

August 17, 2018 | Source: American Kennel Club

For anyone grieving the death of a pet, the pain can be overwhelming. Many dog owners view their canine companions as much more than an animal — to them, they’re members of the family. Losing your best friend is heartbreaking and can leave behind a profound sense of emptiness and loss.

The Latest Scourge of Central Park: ‘Zombie’ Raccoons

August 12, 2018 | Source: The Wall Street Journal

The zombies have taken Central Park. Nathan Gamble saw one cross a Manhattan street in broad daylight, brazenly cutting off tourists and horse carriages. Then it walked along a path.

Can Dogs Eat Kiwi?

August 03, 2018 | Source: American Kennel Club

Available all year-round and loaded with more vitamin C than an orange and more potassium than a banana, kiwi is a sweet fruit that tastes good and provides an abundance of nutritious benefits. But, can dogs eat kiwi? If you’re snacking on a kiwi, it’s perfectly fine to share with your dog. Just be mindful … Continue reading Can Dogs Eat Kiwi?

Can Dogs Sense Pregnancy?

August 02, 2018 | Source: American Kennel Club

Because of their keen sense of smell, it’s believed by many that a dog can detect a change in a woman even before she does — but it’s mostly conjecture. “I suspect that dogs can smell something we cannot in a pregnant woman,” says Dr. Ann Hohenhaus, DVM, a staff doctor at New York City’s … Continue reading Can Dogs Sense Pregnancy?

Central Park raccoons dying

July 23, 2018 | Source: Fox 5 New York

In the last month, officials have found 26 dead raccoons in Central Park. A number of them were infected with the highly contagious distemper virus. Humans can’t contract it but dogs can.

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