Airmont Animal Hospital

200-H Route 59
Suffern, NY 10901

(845)368-3455

airmontanimalhospital.com

Internet Research: Gathering Information Efficiently and Wisely

The medical care we can provide animals and ourselves has improved immeasurably because of the Internet. But it’s important to remember, anyone can publish a We ...

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Why Cats Lick People: It's Not just a Matter of Taste

As kids we thought it was pretty funny and weird and I've always wondered why he did it. Was there some reason that he found those particular bits of flesh irr ...

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Ice or Ice Water Does Not Cause Bloat

Neither ice nor ice water will cause stomach spasms in a dog that lead to bloat - "the mother of all emergencies."No matter what veterinarians say, a 2007 emai ...

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Ticks: Arthropod Parasites

Ticks are skin parasites that feed on the blood of their hosts.  Ticks like motion, warm temperatures from body heat, and the carbon dioxide exhaled by mammals, ...

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Chicken Jerky Treats from China may be Associated with Kidney Issues

The chicken jerky treats made in China have been associated with kidney disease for a few years. Ever since the association between these products and illness w ...

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Pet Insurance Fact Sheet

What is Pet Insurance? Pet insurance or pet health insurance helps cover the cost of medical expenses should your pet become ill or have an accident. Some pet ...

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