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    People-Mover Predicaments

    Aug 03 2017

    Elevators are pretty crazy, when you think about it. A small, windowless metal box held up by a series of coils, slinging us through vertical space, literally and figuratively sealing…

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    Get To Know Us – With Debra Michal, LVT

    Jul 19 2017

    The “Get To Know Us” series strikes again, this time with the always wonderful Debra Michal. Debra is essentially the technician “mom” of our staff, and ironically enough, she is…

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    July 4th – We’re Closed, But Here’s A Story

    Jul 04 2017

    Hello, and welcome to “A Very Convoluted Way To Remind You To Be Careful With Your Pet On This Holiday”. Here is a short story to get us started. Its…

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    One Flu Two Flu – UPDATE

    Jun 06 2017

    Dogs – they get the flu, just like me and you. The strains are not the same, the two now we will name - First there is the 3, followed by…

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    Lyme Light

    May 27 2017

    click here for the basic run-down on Lyme Disease. But what about ME? This is something that I say to myself several times per day. Me, me, me. If you…

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    MILLER’S ANATOMY – Episode 1

    May 11 2017

    All the fabulous drama of Grey’s Anatomy… in the VETERINARY WORLD. “MILLER’S ANATOMY”     Episode 1 FADE IN ON SEATTLE GRACE VETERINARY HOSPITAL Meredith is preparing for her first…

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    The Heart(worm) Wants What It Wants

    Apr 25 2017

    "Heartworm disease is a serious and potentially fatal disease in pets in the United States and many other parts of the world. It is caused by foot-long worms (heartworms) that…
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    Low Down on Lepto

    Apr 11 2017

    Leptospirosis is a rare bacterial infection spread by infected rodent urine. The Health Department investigates about 15 cases of leptospirosis-infected dogs in New York City every year.  Someone stealing your Leptospirosis?…

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    Lets Talk About Poop – Giardia Edition

    Mar 29 2017

    Because "Fecal Matter" just doesn't have the same ring to it. Today we’re going to get up close and personal with one of our favorite bodily secretions. (Can I get…
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    Pet Insurance 101

    Mar 14 2017

    Pet Insurance got ya down? Don’t worry, we’re here to help. Our technicians, assistants, veterinarians, and receptionists each field a multitude of insurance questions every day.  From careful listening, we have isolated…