veterinarians

Many veterinarians across Long Island report seeing a jump in fleas and ticks. (credit: CBS2)

Long Island Veterinarians Seeing Surge In Fleas, Ticks

Prevention is key. And vets tell pet owners to go on the offensive, especially with animals that have long hair.

11/06/2014

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Canine Influenza Puts Manhattan Dog Owners On Alert

Veterinarians in Manhattan reported an outbreak of the virus in recent weeks.

08/29/2014

Sens. Charles Schumer, second from left, and Richard Blumenthal, second from right, call for a law requiring vets to provide prescriptions for pet medications July 20, 2014. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Schumer, Blumenthal Launch Dogged Pursuit Of Cheaper Pet Meds

Schumer said pet owners are paying a 240 percent markup when you buy pet medications from the vet

07/20/2014

Apple CEO Steve Jobs speaks during an Apple Special Event January 27, 2010, at Yerba Buena Center For The Arts in San Francisco. Steve Jobs announced the highly anticipated.... (credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: My Dog Ate … My Smartphone?

More and more dogs and cats are treating electronics like play things. The habit is hard on your wallet and it could also pose a digital danger to your pets.

09/05/2013

Dog With Tattoo

Seen At 11: Are Cosmetic Procedures For Pets A Good Idea?

From facelifts to nose jobs and even Botox, animal lovers are now spending millions each year enhancing their pets’ droopy eyes and cats’ crooked teeth.

06/12/2013

Pet ResQ Inc., Pilots N Paws Team Up To Save Dogs From Euthanasia

Seen At 11: Your Dog Ate What???

A golf ball, a fish-hook, a sewing needle, a toy dinosaur, and a rubber duck are not necessarily the type of things that you would expect to find in an X-ray of your dogs stomach.

05/09/2012

Luger, a Rottweiler, is believed to be the first dog in New York State treated with stem cells. He underwent the procedure at Animal General in East Norwich.

Dog Becomes 1st In NYS To Be Treated With Stem Cells

Do you have a dog or cat that has trouble walking? Some veterinarians believe they’ve found a cure that doesn’t involve a bunch of painkillers.

09/29/2010

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Seen At 11: People Food Is Not Dog Food

It’s hard to resist the look in your dog’s eyes when he or she is begging for food. But while you may think feeding your dog something from the table is a treat, it could be toxic.

CBS 2–08/05/2010