(CBS) For some people, pets are members of the family, and when something goes wrong medically, the beloved animals get top-shelf care. And at university veterinary hospitals as well as private and non-profit specialty clinics, cutting-edge care is increasingly available.
WESLEY HILLS, NY — Colt, the pooch who was hit by a car last week after running from the home of a women once accused of animal abuse, is undergoing special treatment at a New York City animal hospital even as police launch an investigation into the circumstances surrounding his return to its owner.
It’s hard to resist the look in your dog’s eyes when he or she is begging for food. But while you may think feeding your dog something from the table is a treat, it could be toxic. Vets say this habit can cause cumulative and serious health problems you may not notice until it’s too … Continue reading People Food is not Dog Food
The Animal Medical Center, celebrating its centennial this year, has 81 vets whose specialties range from dentistry and dermatology to radiation oncology and rehabilitation and fitness. It is one of New York’s great medical institutions. Period. Its waiting room is a cross section of the city—rich and poor, young and old, bald and furry, feathered … Continue reading Tender, Loving Pet Care
A feature article about the CEO of The Animal Medical Center, Kathryn Coyne, and the new direction of The AMC.