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Dentistry & Oral Surgery

Friday, October 18th, 2013

For most people, regular dental visits coupled with daily preventative care is just something “we do” to stay healthy. Did you know that our animals need dental care, too? In fact, bad breath can be a… Read More

Pet insurance: Weigh your options

Friday, October 18th, 2013

According to a study published in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, expenditures for veterinary services doubled between 1980 and 2005, largely due to huge technological advances in veterinary medicine. The majority of… Read More

How to avoid mosquitoes and keep you and your pets safe

Friday, September 6th, 2013

People naturally try to avoid mosquitoes, since no one wants the uncomfortable itching that results from most bites. Reported cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and the West Nile virus are two possible deadly mosquito… Read More

Mosquito Talk

Ask the Vet: Questions about Exotic Pets

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Questions about exotic pets answered by Dr. Jennifer Graham 1. My rabbit or guinea pig is not eating – what is wrong? Rabbits, guinea pigs, and chinchillas should be eating and pooping regularly. Any decreased… Read More

Specialty spotlight: Zoological Companion Animal Medicine

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Meet the Zoological Companion Animal Medicine Team at Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals Jennifer Graham, DVM, Dipl. ABVP, Dipl. ACZM Dr. Jennifer Graham is board-certified through the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in avian… Read More

Jubi’s story

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Name:  Jubi Age and breed:  17-year-old large African Grey Parrot Medical challenge:  Jubi arrived at Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals emergency room because he had been straining to and screaming when attempting to defecate.… Read More

Clinical Studies: Know the Facts!

Monday, July 8th, 2013

Tufts veterinary specialists not only treat some of the region’s most challenging medical issues, but also work hard to push the boundaries of medical discovery pursuing new medicines, innovative surgical techniques and treatment methods to… Read More