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Healthy Pet Tips

Our veterinary specialists on Long Island share valuable tips, advice and information on our blog about how to keep your pets healthy and happy.

Can Dogs Get Concussions?

Can Dogs Get Concussions?

Dogs can get into accidents just like people and an impact on the skull can be quite alarming. Today our Long Island vets discuss concussions in dogs.

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Epilepsy in cats - Everything you Should Know!

Epilepsy in cats - Everything you Should Know!

If your cat is experiencing recurrent seizures, your vet may diagnose your cat with epilepsy. Our veterinary neurologists at Atlantic Coast New York Veterinary Specialists in Long Island will explain what epilepsy in cats is and what the symptom and treatments are.

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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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