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Comfort Eating: Stressed Out Pets

Humans commonly engage in comfort eating when we're stressed. But we have the benefit of medical advice, dietary options, exercise and a sense of long-term well-being. Our pets can't take medical advice though. They eat what we give them, they only exercise when we let them and they don't think about long-term consequences. That means we have to keep their best [...]

April 29th, 2016|Categories: Behavior|Tags: , |Comments Off on Comfort Eating: Stressed Out Pets

We will all miss Willie, the adorable cat Regional fell in love with

Willie was an adorable overweight cat that came to us in need of a forever home. RegionalVet provided him with a temporary home while we searched for that special someone to give him the care that he needed. He quickly made RegionalVet his home. He was loved by all at the hospital and the team worked diligently to help him [...]

April 13th, 2016|Categories: Cats|Tags: , |Comments Off on We will all miss Willie, the adorable cat Regional fell in love with

Regional Co-Hosts Dog Bite Prevention Seminar

National Dog Bite Prevention Week is observed annually during the third week of May and this year, Regional Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center, in conjunction with the South Jersey-based non-profit organization, NJ Aid for Animals, hosted two Dog Aggression Education Seminars led by renowned canine aggression and behavior expert, Jim Crosby. The seminars, geared toward professionals with direct and daily [...]

June 5th, 2015|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Regional Co-Hosts Dog Bite Prevention Seminar

Meet Kali!

Kali the dog! Kali is a beautiful, happy puppy who was purchased from a breeder in Florida. At her first visit to the vet, Kali’s owners were told that she had a heart murmur. Their vet suggested that Kali see a Veterinary Cardiologist immediately. Tests revealed that Kali had PDA (Patent Ductus Arteriosus) and without surgery her prognosis [...]

April 29th, 2015|Categories: Puppies|Comments Off on Meet Kali!

Meet Gucci!

Gucci – our Dental Health Patient of the Month! Gucci is an 11 year old Yorkie with Grade 4 Dental Disease. In November, Gucci came in for life changing oral surgery! “I had no idea how much pain he was in. Since his procedure, he is so much happier and energetic, not to mention his horrific breath has finally gone [...]

April 28th, 2015|Categories: Default|Tags: |Comments Off on Meet Gucci!

Meet Lacey!

Lacey is an adorable 13 year old Smooth Fox Terrier. Lacey’s mom, Kristen DiVario, is a Hospital Nurse at RegionalVet.  A few months ago, Kristen thought Lacey was acting a bit senile and her belly seemed a bit rounder than usual. For peace of mind, she brought Lacey to RegionalVet to make sure everything was okay. Kristen and Lacey met [...]

April 28th, 2015|Categories: Cancer|Comments Off on Meet Lacey!