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Celebrating NYC’s Animal Medical Center in Wellington, Florida

February 28, 2017

The Animal Medical Center (AMC) was the toast of the town last weekend at the beautiful home of Elizabeth Monaco and Neil M. McCarthy in Wellington, Florida. Nearly 120 guests enjoyed a lively evening of drinks, hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction with all proceeds benefitting Animal Medical Center’s compassionate Community Funds. These funds, most … Continue reading Celebrating NYC’s Animal Medical Center in Wellington, Florida

Animal Medical Center Hosted its 2016 Top Dog Gala

December 13, 2016

The Animal Medical Center (AMC) hosted its annual Top Dog Gala on Tuesday, December 13th at Cipriani-42nd Street, to honor Donna Acquavella with the 2016 Top Dog Award and to celebrate two extraordinary canines. The benefit was co-chaired by Robert Couturier, Nancy Kissinger, Elaine Langone, Elizabeth Monaco McCarthy and Annette de la Renta. Famed designer David … Continue reading Animal Medical Center Hosted its 2016 Top Dog Gala

J.McLaughlin Hosts 2nd Annual Spectacular Shopping Spree to Benefit Animal Medical Center

December 07, 2016

J.McLaughlin was proud to present their Second Special  Shopping Spree to benefit the Animal Medical Center (AMC). The event, a kick-off party to celebrate AMC’s Top Dog Gala, was hosted by Alison Minton and Guy Emile Harley, Top Dog Gala Benefit Committee Members. Despite the wet, windy, wintry weather, guests arrived ready to shop for … Continue reading J.McLaughlin Hosts 2nd Annual Spectacular Shopping Spree to Benefit Animal Medical Center

Animal Medical Center Participates in Groundbreaking Cardiology Study

October 26, 2016

Animal Medical Center’s (AMC) Cardiology Service, along with an international group of cardiologists across 11 countries, participated in a five-year groundbreaking double-blinded study designed to assess the potential benefit of the drug, pimobendan in asymptomatic dogs with advanced degenerative mitral valve disease (MVD). This disease is the most common cardiac condition affecting small breed dogs … Continue reading Animal Medical Center Participates in Groundbreaking Cardiology Study

Animal Medical Center’s Morning Dose of Medicine: Drs. Allyson Berent and Demetrius Bagley Discuss a Collaborative Approach to Minimally Invasive Management of Urinary Stone Disease in Animals and Humans

September 23, 2016

The Animal Medical Center (AMC) is proud to present Demetrius H. Bagley, MD, the Nathan Lewis Hatfield Professor of Urology and Professor of Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA, and Allyson Berent, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), Staff Doctor and Head of Interventional Endoscopy at AMC, in a discussion about the translational – and reverse … Continue reading Animal Medical Center’s Morning Dose of Medicine: Drs. Allyson Berent and Demetrius Bagley Discuss a Collaborative Approach to Minimally Invasive Management of Urinary Stone Disease in Animals and Humans

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NYC Hawk Killed By Rat Poison: Report

April 20, 2017 | Source: Lower East Side Patch

A red-tailed hawk died earlier this year after eating a rat that had ingested rat poison, according to the New York Daily News. The hawk is believed to have eaten a rat poisoned in a New York City park. Bird advocates have repeatedly condemned the city’s use of rodenticide, which can be toxic for hawks and … Continue reading NYC Hawk Killed By Rat Poison: Report

Sick hawk found in Manhattan park dies after eating rat poison

April 19, 2017 | Source: New York Daily News

A red-tailed hawk died after it ate rat poison that was likely left in a city park, according to a necropsy report the Daily News obtained Wednesday. The majestic male was found ill inside Sarah Roosevelt Park in lower Manhattan and brought to the Animal Medical Center in Lenox Hill on Jan. 4.

Can Dogs Eat Almonds?

April 18, 2017 | Source: Paw Culture

Dogs may find anything you’re eating just as desirable as a juicy New York strip steak—even if it’s a couple of lettuce leaves or a handful of nuts! But the reality is, our pups can’t take a bite out of everything we eat—and when it comes to nuts, some kinds can actually be toxic. “Nuts … Continue reading Can Dogs Eat Almonds?

Why Do Some Pet Foods Contain Garlic?

April 07, 2017 | Source: Chewy.com

You’ve probably heard the phrase: everything is good in moderation. Believe it or not, this concept is especially applicable when it comes to certain ingredients in your pet’s food. Pet food scientists have discovered that while some foods may be fatal for a pet, consuming them in small amounts may have some benefits. For dogs, … Continue reading Why Do Some Pet Foods Contain Garlic?

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