Every owner should be extra attuned to their pets during the hot summer months. Heat stroke is a very serious matter and a prompt response can often be the difference between life and death.
It's been a while since our last ICU update. We didn't have a grand opening--we just got on with helping our patients! Wonder how things have come along?
Some of the more frequent emergencies that present to our Critical Care and Emergency services are dogs and cats that have ingested things they shouldn’t have. But should you induce vomiting?
The demands on our emergency services have increased and we recognized that we had outgrown our current space. So on September 10, we started construction on our new state-of-the-art ICU, which will bring more space and more equipment to monitor and care for our patients!
It's time to celebrate Independence Day, but your pets may need a little extra consideration, especially once the fireworks start.
Heat stroke can have rapid onset and is a life-threatening issue for the canine patient. Any dog left in a closed-windowed car on a hot day, for example, can develop life-threatening hyperthermia in a matter of minutes. Learn to recognize the signs that your dog is at risk.
Ranging from comedy to tragedy we've seen it all here at A2AH ER, but when Denise and Niko's story came rushing in one night, it took many of our “I've seen it all” ER docs and techs by surprise! (This story contains graphic images and may not be appropriate for children or the queasy)
This story tracks the story of an abandoned and gravely injured puppy who landed in the Ann Arbor Animal Hospital ER and his transformation through treatment to his current life as a happy dog with a new home and lots of people who love him.