Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex

  More than 200 cases of Canine Infectious Respiratory Complex have been reported across 4 states since October, but experts believe that cases are more widespread. Rockland County veterinarian, Howard Gittelman, has released this statement to explain more about the...

Chat GPT Versus Animal Medical: Who is the better vet?

ChatGPT is an artificial intelligence tool that allows you to have a conversational exchange with a chatbot. We decided to test its veterinary knowledge against the doctors that work at Animal Medical of New City to see how accurate this powerful computing tool could be when answering cat and dog medical questions.

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.