Paws & Claws- January 2018

Hi Dr. Janeway, We take our dog Scooter traveling with us to the coast in our RV. I heard about the recent outbreak of dog flu, and I am worried that Scooter will get sick. Is this something I should be concerned about? Is my dog already vaccinated for the dog flu since he gets […]

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Paws and Claws- Ask the vet

Hi Dr. Janeway, When my family visits during the holidays, we always end up disagreeing over whether it is ok to give my Labrador named Poppy bones to chew on.  Are certain bones ok? Are raw bones better than cooked bones? Thank you for your question, Bones are not ok to feed to your pet!  […]

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Giardia

Oh NO! Bodie the Boston has Giardia! On Sunday, Bodie was welcomed into his new home. It wasn’t long before his new owner noticed that he had diarrhea. Luckily, he had an appointment scheduled for a well puppy check up the next day. On Tuesday, Bodie came in for an exam and vaccines. It was then […]

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Magic and her kittens- Adventures in a C-section

This is the story of Magic, a cat that Dr. Janeway did an emergency C-section on this week. She is a true testament to the importance of getting your animals spayed and neutered as well as the invaluable resources that Sammies Friends is able to provide to the Nevada County animal community. On May 10, two kittens, one named […]

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Welcome to BGVH Dr. Amber Murphy

Greetings BGVH Family, We would like to extend our warmest, and most heartfelt welcome to the newest member our amazing animal care staff, Dr. Amber Murphy. Dr. Murphy makes veterinarian number three for Brighton Green Veterinary Hospital! That means that we now have two doctors in the hospital three to four days a week, which means […]

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Women in Veterinary Medicine in Nevada County

On International Woman’s Day we would like to thank all the woman who have helped pave the way for women in science and medicine. Specifically the women who paved the way in veterinary medicine which remained a male dominated profession until the 1970’s. We salute the women veterinarians, animal scientists, researchers, and veterinary and animal […]

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