How To Feed Santa’s Reindeer: Veterinarian answers FAQs

Every year, Animal Medical phone lines light up with questions from conscientious animal lovers looking for advice on how to care for Santa’s reindeer. Here are some great tips from our Medical Director, Dr. Howard Gittelman.   Skip The Plate of Carrots  ...

Reproduction in Dogs FAQs

Animal Medical of New City answers all your questions about reproduction in dogs.   At what age can dogs reproduce?   A dog’s fertility is marked by the start of her estrus cycle or the ‘heat cycle’. In general, smaller dogs have their...

How To Tell If My Cat Has Arthritis

Arthritis is a common issue in older cats, though the signs are not always clear. If you have a cat that’s 8 or more years old, here’s how you can identify if he has arthritis and what you can do to make him feel better.

How To Encourage My Dog To Eat

Is your dog not eating?  After determining the underlying cause, try these tricks to encourage eating.   Determine Why Your Pet Is Not Eating   It is not normal for dogs to refuse food.  Even one day of not eating should command your attention.  If your pet...