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 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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  • A teenage girl holds a dachshund in her lap
    February 04, 2020


    If AMC hadn’t saved Willow’s life, she wouldn’t have been here that night to save Rebecca. -Willow’s owner, Kathie. You can never predict the impact of a life saved. Kathie’s ...

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  • A small white dog running on a dirt path
    December 16, 2019


    Written by Charlotte’s owner, Emma L. CHARLOTTE: a sunny, stubborn, adoring West Highland Terrier, the joy of my life, and a case study in never, never, never giving up. When ...

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  • A small white dog
    April 22, 2019


    5/14/2004 – 12/31/2018 I took Charlie to AMC many years ago because he had something wrong with his back. We saw doctor McCue. He saved Charlie and over the last ...

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