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When Your Pet Needs Surgery

When Your Pet Needs Surgery

Veterinary surgical care is extremely advanced, meaning many of the same procedures that you might find in human medicine are available for furry friends, and many are minimally invasive, allowing pets to recover more quickly.

We’re Open 24/7– Facing COVID-19 Together

We’re Open 24/7– Facing COVID-19 Together

Caring for the Most Critical Patients First Here at Burlington Emergency & Veterinary Specialists, we are experiencing a high demand for emergency veterinary services. Therefore, we have implemented our new triage priority levels (below) to care for the most...

Sink Your Teeth Into Pet Dental Health Month

Sink Your Teeth Into Pet Dental Health Month

February is National Pet Dental Health Month, created by the American Veterinary Medical Association to educate pet parents about the importance of taking good care of their pets’ teeth and mouths. Unfortunately, dental issues are quite common in dogs and cats....

Do Dogs Feel Sadness?

Do Dogs Feel Sadness?

If asked, most dog owners would say that their pets exhibit emotions. Happy, excited, angry, sad—you name it. But are these emotions genuine, or are they simply humans projecting onto our pets? When it comes to whether or not a dog can feel sadness, the answer is both...

Gun Safety and Pets

Gun Safety and Pets

When it comes to gun ownership, safety is of the utmost importance. Gun owners must take careful precautions to ensure that loved ones are kept out of harm’s way. These precautions don’t just extend to human members of a household—pets should also be kept in mind when...

Chelsea’s Story

Chelsea’s Story

Chelsea was an adorable black and tan beagle mix who was a beloved cancer patient. We were all very inspired by her exceptional journey and the deep bond Chelsea and her dad shared, here is her story. Chelsea was  diagnosed with multicentric lymphoma in 2015 and her...

Pet-Safe Ice Melts: Are They Really Safe?

Pet-Safe Ice Melts: Are They Really Safe?

In many areas of the United States, ice melt is an absolute necessity during the winter months. It keeps sidewalks clear, ensures driveways and parking lots are clean and ice-free, and roads safe for driving. However, while ice melt is essential, not all types are...

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