Fear Free Vet Visits

Hi Dr. Janeway, My dog Boomer needs his shots, heartworm test, toe nails trimmed and I think he has an ear infection. Unfortunately, he is REALLY bad when he goes to the vets- he barks, growls and tries to bite when they come toward him. He has become so bad that they need to sedate […]

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Euthanasia Decision

This article was published in The Union Newspaper September 2018 as a part of their “Paws and Claws” featured section. Dr. Janeway has a monthly article where she answers questions from the general public about their pets. Questions can be submitted via the clinic email, Facebook page or this website. Dear Dr. Janeway, I have […]

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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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Xylitol Poisoning

Did you know that March is Poison Prevention Month? In recognition of that we are sharing Dr. Janeway’s most recent Paws & Claws article.  Enjoy! Hi Dr. Janeway, My dog is a Lab that eats EVERYTHING! She recently ate a piece of my gum out of my purse, when I called the vet they asked me […]

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