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Orthopedic Surgery

Kyser’s Story

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Kyser recovered from a potentially fatal lower back injury and is back on all four paws.

Huck’s story

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Veterinarians usually see cases of hip dysplasia in very young dogs or middle-aged ones when arthritis sets in but symptoms can worsen at any age.

Oliver’s Story

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Quick Action and Teamwork Lead to Happy Ending For Oliver, it was the quick action by the Foster Hospital for Small Animals’ emergency services team at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts, as well… Read More

Heal Thyself

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Stem cell therapy holds promise for treating many incurable diseases in pets and people

KaChing’s Story

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Case solved: Intervertebral disc herniation Sheila Zarella was in Florida on vacation. Her dog, KaChing, was recovering from back surgery at the Foster Hospital for Small Animals at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at… Read More

Meet the FHSA Orthopedic Surgery Team

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

When a dog starts limping or has an abnormal gait, it’s natural to worry. If he’s limping, he’s in pain, and if he limps for more than a few days, it’s likely to result in… Read More

Giving Pills to Your Pet

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Having Trouble Giving Pills to Your Pet? Watch this series of videos for tips and tricks

Clinical Case Challenge: Orthopedic Surgery (Dog)

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Minimally Invasive Surgery Case Challenge Shanti Jha, DVM, Resident in small animal surgery Michael Kowaleski, DVM, DACVS, Associate Professor of Surgery Background: Boomer, a 7 year old, CM chocolate Labrador retriever was evaluated to determine… Read More