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29 07, 2015

Dangers of Over-the-Counter Medications

Over-the-counter medications may be great to help us treat our daily aches, pains and illnesses. Unfortunately, many of these medications can be dangerous—even deadly—to our pets. The doctors at Newtown Veterinary [...]

29 07, 2015

Blood Transfusions Save Pets’ Lives

Did you know that dogs and cats have different blood types—just as people do? Currently, dogs have nine known blood groups and we’re finding more every day.  These blood types [...]

29 07, 2015

Enriching Your Cat’s Quality of Life

If we ask pet owners what’s the most important thing they want for their pet, a good quality of life would top the list. In addition to maintaining proper physical health, [...]

29 07, 2015

Minimally-Invasive Surgery

  Less Pain, Quicker Recovery for Your Pet We’re constantly adapting to technological advancements in today’s ever-changing healthcare industry. In this new age, as the human medical landscape continues to [...]

29 07, 2015

Helpful Advice for Adopting a New Pet

Adopting a new pet is a major commitment.  Depending on age, species and breed, pet ownership can be a two decade responsibility! To help ensure a long and happy bond [...]

29 07, 2015

Pets Injured in Driveways

Unfortunately we’re seeing more and more pets run over or hit by cars in their owner’s driveway. When this traumatic accident occurs, it may seem like the pet’s injury is [...]

29 07, 2015

The Art of Giving a Medical History

You’re in the emergency room with your ill or injured pet. You’re worried. Your pet is stressed or in pain. The staff is bombarding you with questions. Here are some [...]

29 07, 2015

Heart Disease in Pets

Heart disease in pets is pretty much the same as it is in humans. Heart disease is a cardiovascular disease condition of the heart or surrounding blood vessels in which [...]

29 07, 2015

Feline Idiopathic Cystitis

Urinary tract troubles are not uncommon in domestic cats. There are many causes of urinary tract issues including urinary tract infections (UTIs), bladder or kidney stones, cancer, anatomical or congenital problems, [...]

29 07, 2015

The Importance of E-Collars

Everyone hates e-collars—you know, those hard plastic “lampshades” your pet has to wear after seemingly every visit to the veterinarian’s office. E-collar is short for Elizabethan collar; it was named [...]