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    Buddy Dogs

    Jan 29 2016

    Meet Jack and Brody. They are at Buddy Dog Humane Society in Sudbury waiting to be adopted, so please call the shelter for more information about them.   (978) 443-6990 or

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    Dr. Daphne Flessas Joins AAH as New Owner

    Oct 01 2015

    By Dr. Karen Geissert Thank you to all of my clients for the privilege of caring for your treasured pets over the last 17 years. Many of you have become…

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    Choosing Insurance for Your Pet

    Aug 21 2015

    By Karen Geissert, D.V.M. When a pet joins a family, new owners budget for preventative veterinary care, food, grooming and boarding. But it’s difficult, if not impossible, to calculate the…

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    Managing Unwanted Pet Behavior

    Aug 12 2015

    By Karen Geissert, D.V.M. Pet owners want to live happily with their pets and enjoy their company when they are well-behaved. Like all household members, pets need love, rules and…

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    Bunny Love – Caring for a Pet Rabbit

    Jul 19 2015

    By Karen Geissert, D.V.M. Are you thinking of adopting a rabbit but not quite sure how to take care of it? Rabbits can be housed in a modest living space,…

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    Thinking of Adopting a Pet?

    Jun 27 2015

    By Karen Geissert, D.V.M. Adding a pet to your life is an enriching experience. Deciding whether to adopt from a shelter or buy a puppy or kitten from a breeder is…

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    Pet Q&A: Why is My Cat Coughing?

    Jun 10 2015

    by Dr. Karen Geissert, D.V.M. Q: My six-year-old female cat has been coughing for the last six weeks and seems to have some trouble breathing. Could the problem just be…

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    Planning a Car Trip with Your Dog

    Jun 10 2015

    by Karen Geissert, D.V.M. Q: I would like to take my three-year-old dog, Max, on a car trip with me this summer. What advice do you have for traveling in…

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    Caring for an Adopted Pet

    Feb 10 2015

    By Karen Geissert, D.V.M. Q: I just adopted Dexter, a middle-aged dog, from a shelter. He is my first pet. What are the most common health problems that may come…

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    Kitty Needs a New Home

    Jan 23 2015

    We are fostering this handsome, long-haired kitty and looking for a good home for him. This sweet kitty is great with children and other pets, loves to interact, and is a…