The Animal Medical Center, the largest nonprofit animal hospital in the country, raised a record $1.8 million at its annual Top Dog gala. Nancy Kissinger, a trustee of the center and an event co-chair, with William Acquavella, owner of Acquavella Galleries, and his wife, Donna, a center trustee.
Cancer: It’s not a word you want to hear in the same sentence with your pet’s name. But around 6 million dogs and 6 million cats in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer this year, according to the Animal Cancer Foundation.
As record cases of influenza sweep across New York and the East Coast, it’s not only humans getting sick. Man’s best friend can catch the flu too.
Georgina Bloomberg, a recent recipient of the Brooke Astor Award from the Animal Medical Center, is a professional equestrienne, philanthropist and author. A daughter of the founder of the Bloomberg information empire, who also happens to be the former mayor of New York City, she is a founder of the Humane Generation/Friends of Finn committee, … Continue reading The Fresh Princes and Princesses of Palm Beach
“For dogs, like people, a really common cause of concussion is vehicle accidents,” explains Dr. John McCue, veterinary specialist in internal medicine and neurology at the Animal Medical Center of New York City. “Especially in an urban area, this is just another reason for folks to keep their animals on leash or somewhat confined and … Continue reading Can Dogs Get Concussions?