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
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Stem cell transplants, state-of-the-art image-guided radiation, sophisticated diagnostic procedures to pinpoint everything from cancer to lung disease. New and improved health care for the uninsured or underinsured? Nope. Medical treatment for the nation’s pets, some of whom have a better shot at being healed than people living in the same state.
Dr. Susan Cohen discusses sudden death and how grieving changes when you lose a pet without warning.