Pet Stories

Pet stories profile AMC patients battling to regain health. Read and learn about their struggles, their spirit, and the innovative, state-of-the-art care provided by our compassionate veterinary experts.

February 28, 2022


The Schwarzman Animal Medical Center is honored to partner with the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo to treat their jaguar, Rico! Rico recently made the trip to the Schwarzman AMC ...

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  • A black and white cat sitting on a bed
    November 23, 2020


    In 2008, Valerie was browsing a Chinatown flower shop and noticed a box of tiny kittens that the owner had put up for adoption. At only three weeks old, they ...

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  • A dog sits on a porch in the sun
    October 08, 2020


    Canopus, an Australian Shepherd, was found with his mom and littermates in a dumpster in Tennessee and taken in by a local rescue organization. The family who adopted him was ...

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  • A gray dog on a hardwood floor
    September 22, 2020

    Tater Tot

    In the spring of 2018, Chris was visiting one of his favorite social media sites when he saw a story about a little gray pit bull mix found tied to ...

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  • A black and white cat sits on a bin
    September 01, 2020


    When Callie’s elderly owner died, an employee at the residential facility where she lived tried hard to continue caring for her. But Callie showed obvious signs of sickness—the once-massive kitty ...

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  • A happy dog sits on the grass under a tree


    When a friend called to say he had found a little dog scared, abandoned, and tied to a Central Park bench in the rain, Dominique immediately agreed to take the ...

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  • A dachshund runs across a lawn
    May 29, 2020


    Each year, on a Sunday in early February, people around the world tune in to watch an athletic spectacle unlike any other. The ultimate test of strength and determination, the ...

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