New Castle Veterinary Hospital

30 North Greeley Avenue
Chappaqua, NY 10514

(914)238-8100

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Intervertebral Disk Disease (Herniations of the Disk)

Intervertebral disks are located between the vertebrae (bones of the spine). Each disk has two parts, a fibrous outer layer and the jelly-like interior. When di ...

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Arthritis in Pets: What can be Done?

Key pointsExactly what is Osteoarthritis?Osteoarthritis is a chronic degenerative disease that may affect any joint but is commonly found in a pet’s  hip, elbo ...

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Surprise! Some sneezes go backward

Emergency rooms are magical places of brown smells, buzzing fluorescent lights, long wait times and stale coffee, so I can see why people would really want to ...

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Why Vets Have Clinic Cats

Drifter was one of my first clinic cats. He 'drifted’ into my life when I rented a house in the country, and unbeknownst to me it came with a pretty black and ...

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Fleas and Ticks: How one Hot Scientist and her Pocket Protector Help your Pets

Grossness and plague-carrying aside, you can’t question their success and hardiness. Fleas are hard to kill with conventional means. I have tried to squoosh co ...

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Five Top Tips for Surviving or Avoiding the Veterinary ER

I’m the guy you don’t want to meet in the middle of the night. I am not a mugger, a thief, or a cat burglar. I am an emergency veterinarian. Most of my interac ...

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