We enjoy writing informative articles on all kinds of pet related topics. We have pet food recipes, humor, science and human interest stories. Enjoy!
Pet Food Recipes and Nutrition
Veterinarian, Dr. Howard Gittelman of Animal Medical of New City, explains everything pet owners need to know about raw diets for dogs and cats. Is it okay to feed my dog or cat a raw diet? The answer…read more
Thanksgiving is the holiday to share with friends, family and your furry companions. Share love, memories, laughter and most importantly- FOOD! Our homemade treats for dogs are quick, easy, and guess what else...they're made with Thanksgiving leftovers !! So give in...read more
Independence Day is a day of celebration. Fireworks, bbqs and ice cream ! So why not mix those 3 and make edible 4th of July treats! While you grill this summer, make a yummy firecracker frozen yogurt ice cream that both you and your furry friend can eat! Only 4...read more
Oral Health and Dentistry
If your pet is on this list, take advantage of Animal Medical's affordable dental options to treat your dog’s oral infection, save her teeth, and get her well again. Small Breeds More At Risk In general small breed dogs have worse dental disease than large dogs...read more
You ask, 'why brush my pet's teeth?' Because you'll win a spot on our website if you do! Submit a video of your dog or cat getting a stress-free, thorough brushing. We'll be looking for pets that enjoy getting their teeth brushed and some super pet-owner tips on how...read more
Remember what it was like to drive in the car with your pet and not feel like something had died under the seat? Remember what it was like to take a ball from your dog’s mouth and not recoil at the smell? Dental disease doesn’t just impact health; it puts physical...read more
Puppies Kittens and More!
There were the gerbils, the hamsters, and the money you blew on Habitrail links. There were the fish…the bags and bags of fish over the years, and the months you nagged me to clean the tank, and, because I never complied, the slight smell of swamp whenever you entered...read more
Children Lose Young Cat To Kidney Failure The doctors at Animal Medical had been working very hard on a case that involved a young cat in Kidney failure. Despite all of their best efforts and amazing at home care by the family, the disease was progressing too fast...read more
Choosing Your Child's First Pet According to the statistics compiled by the American Veterinary Medical Association, dogs are the most popular American companion animal, followed closely by cats, then birds and horses. Among the exotic or cage animals (which include...read more
By Jessica Vogelsang, DVM A tinny "meow," the scratchy tickle of a teensy tongue — few things are as delightful as the introduction of a new kitten to the house. Don’t be fooled, though. As small as kittens are, the number of items you can accumulate in the attempt to...read more