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Woolwich Township
New Jersey 08085

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Articles

  • Ultrasounds for Cats

    What is ultrasound? An ultrasound machine emits and receives high frequency ultrasound waves through a transducer or probe. The probe is placed over the area of interest, directing the sound waves into the body. The….

  • Diabetes Mellitus in Cats

    What is diabetes mellitus? Diabetes mellitus is a disease of the pancreas, a small organ located near the stomach. The pancreas has two different types of cells that have very different functions. One group of….

  • Diabetes in Dogs

    Diabetes Mellitus and Diabetes Insipidus in Dogs – Overview This article first addresses diabetes mellitus in dogs. Please scroll down to learn about diabetes insipidus. Make an appointment today – financing options available Call 856.467.0050 Click….

  • Cushing’s Disease in Dogs

    What is Cushing’s disease? Cushing’s disease (also known as Cushing’s syndrome) is a condition in which the adrenal glands overproduce certain hormones. The medical term for this disease is hyperadrenocorticism.  Literally translated, “hyper” means over active,….

  • Addison’s Disease in Dogs

    What is Addison’s disease? Addison’s disease is the common name for hypoadrenocorticism. Hypoadrenocorticism is a condition where there is diminished or lowered hormone production from the outer part or cortex of the adrenal gland. Make an appointment today –….

  • Veterinary Acupuncture

    What is acupuncture? The term acupuncture is from the Latin, “acus” meaning ‘needle’ and “punctura” meaning ‘to prick’. Make an appointment today – financing options available Call 856.467.0050 Click here to make an appointment > Acupuncture,….

  • Bloat/Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus (GDV) in Dogs

    Bloat/GDV is an urgent, life-threatening disorder. If you suspect your dog is experiencing symptoms of bloat/GDV, you are strongly encouraged to bring your dog to our emergency room immediately. Call us now at 856.467.0050 and Click….

  • Article: Degenerative Disc Disease in Dogs

    Degenerative Disc Disease in Dogs Make an appointment today – financing options available Call 856.467.0050 Click here to make an appointment > What is a disc, and what is its purpose? The spinal cord is one….

  • Degenerative Disc Disease in Dogs

    Degenerative Disc Disease in Dogs What is a disc, and what is its purpose? The spinal cord is one of the most important and sensitive organ systems in the body. If it is damaged, the….

  • Veterinary ultrasound

    What is an ultrasound? An ultrasound examination, also known as ultrasonography, is a non-invasive imaging technique that allows internal body structures to be seen by recording echoes or reflections of ultrasonic waves. Unlike x-rays, which are….