Mast Cell Tumors

Mast Cell Tumors A pet owner's guide to treatment and care                     Mast Cell Tumors in Cats and Dogs   10-20% of all skin growths are mast cell tumors.  Non aggressive forms of this disease can be treated successfully with early diagnosis and surgery. If...

Should I Vaccinate My Dog Against Canine Flu?

Should I Vaccinate My Dog Against Canine Flu? In the past 45 days, 107 dogs in NY have tested positive for the two most virulent strains of canine influenza. Animal Medical recommends the vaccination of all dogs with a safe, effective vaccine that is available at our...

Can I Get Salmonella From My Chickens?

Yes…but don’t panic just yet.   You can get salmonella in a variety of ways, the most common of which is eating improperly prepared foods, not raising backyard chickens. So let’s take a closer look at Salmonella, what it is, and how you get it, before we fully...

Luxating Patella

Luxating Patella in Dogs Corrective surgery, breeds most affected, and surgery costs all explained Animal Medical of New City can offer you a second opinion or provide surgical options to correct a luxating patella in your dog.   If your dog walks a few steps while...

Hip Repair

Hip Replacement in Dogs Replacement Surgery, FHO, and Rehabilitation Therapy are All  Discussed Femoral Head Ostectomy and Hip Replacement as a Cure for Hip Disease   If your pet is having trouble getting up or down, walking stairs, or walking in general, he may have...