The Animal Medical Center, celebrating its centennial this year, has 81 vets whose specialties range from dentistry and dermatology to radiation oncology and rehabilitation and fitness. It is one of New York’s great medical institutions. Period. Its waiting room is a cross section of the city—rich and poor, young and old, bald and furry, feathered … Continue reading Tender, Loving Pet Care
A feature article about the CEO of The Animal Medical Center, Kathryn Coyne, and the new direction of The AMC.
Check out this video segment with Kathryn Coyne, the new CEO of the Animal Medical Center, and DVM Newsmagazine Editor Daniel R. Verdon. This video was filmed at the Animal Medical Center in New York.
AMC’s Director of Couseling, Dr. Susan P. Cohen talked about how children of different ages understand and cope with death, what parents can do to help them and the need for honesty and age-appropriate explanations. 9-year-old Emma talked about the loss of her dog, Sadie.
Around the nation, veterinarians are practicing ever more advanced medicine on the nation’s 77 million dogs, 90 million cats and a myriad of other animals — treatments that vie with the best of human medicine. The AMC offers 24-hour emergency care using once-unthinkable procedures like heart surgeries, MRIs and ultrasounds. It has a staff of … Continue reading US Pet Owners Paying for High-Tech Veterinary Care