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Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) In Dogs

Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) In Dogs

Dilated cardiomyopathy (an enlarged heart) in dogs can be caused by a number of issues and cause many severe side effects. Here, our Long Island vets list the causes of this serious condition, symptoms, and treatment options.

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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy In Cats

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy In Cats

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in cats is an extremely serious heart condition caused by an abnormal thickening of the left ventricle, resulting in a number of life-threatening symptoms. Today our Long Island emergency vets explain more about HC in cats and how it is treated.

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Intestinal Blockages In Dogs: Causes And Treatment

Intestinal Blockages In Dogs: Causes And Treatment

If your dog seems to chew on and eat just about everything in sight, you could be concerned about intestinal blockages. Our Long Island vets see this serious condition often, and if not treated quickly it can cause devastating health issues including needing major surgery to save your dog's life.

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Cataract Surgery For Dogs

Cataract Surgery For Dogs

Cataracts develop fairly often in dogs, leading to blurred vision and eventual blindness if left untreated. The good news is that cataract surgery can usually help to restore a pet's sight. Here, our Long Island vets share more.

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Why Is My Dog's Face Swollen?

Why Is My Dog's Face Swollen?

If you notice swelling in your dog's face, it's likely to have been caused by another underlying health complication. Today our Long Island vets illuminate which conditions could be indicated by facial swelling in your dog.

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10 Cat Breeds That Make Great Indoor Companions

10 Cat Breeds That Make Great Indoor Companions

Cats can be loving, faithful and intelligent household companions. Here are some suggestions from our Long Island vets on some breeds to consider if you are looking for the perfect indoor house cat.

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How do I know if my cat is sick?

How do I know if my cat is sick?

When cats are sick, their symptoms can be hard to detect because of subtle changes in their behavior or energy. Our Atlantic Coast New York Veterinary Specialists vets share signs of serious illness that cat owners shouldn't ignore. 

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Histiocytic Ulcerative Colitis In Cats

Histiocytic Ulcerative Colitis In Cats

If your feline friend is having litterbox troubles and other causes have been ruled out, your cat might be suffering from an uncommon disease called histiocytic ulcerative colitis. Today, our Long Island vet specialists talk more about the disease including how it is diagnosed and treatment options. 

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Infectious Diseases and Dog Gatherings

Infectious Diseases and Dog Gatherings

Dogs are social creatures, and there's nothing as heartwarming as seeing your pooch make some new friends at the dog park, doggy daycare, or a playdate. Our Long Island team talks about common diseases that may be spread at a dog gathering, effective treatments, and when to go to the vet.

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How Do I Know If My Cat Has A Nasal Tumor?

How Do I Know If My Cat Has A Nasal Tumor?

Nasal tumors are a serious condition that can affect your cat's breathing and cognitive abilities. Today, our Long Island share more information, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options.

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