Miller Place Animal Hospital Blogs

Why Should My Pet Have Annual Wellness Blood Testing?

By admin / January 24, 2018

Blood testing for disease is a routine procedure in human medicine. Chemical analysis of a small blood sample probably gives the most complete evaluation of the overall body condition. In the early stages of disease, many subtle changes occur in the blood composition that can give us hints of future problems before they become serious.…

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6 Holiday Safety Tips

By admin / December 20, 2017

This wonderful article is presented by Penn Veterinary Supply.

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Winter Flea and Tick Control

By admin / December 3, 2017

The following article on winter flea and tick control is presented by Penn Veterinary Supply.

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Polly’s Open House

By admin / May 9, 2017

The last few weeks I have been watching Donna, Pat, and Dr. Galvis brainstorming on how to make the Open House a success. They researched and came up with some great ideas. Paige offered to bring in her exotic pets too! The day before the Open House, Donna and Pat came in to set everything…

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Miss Maggie Goes to the Dentist

By admin / January 31, 2017

Hi! I’m Maggie. I must tell you about my day at the dentist (veterinary, that is). A few weeks ago, my mom (she’s the veterinarian) forgot to feed me one morning. I tried to tell her I was hungry, but she just ignored me. I did everything to remind her by licking my bowl and…

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Polly Makes a Decision

By admin / January 16, 2017

Ovariohysterectomy? That’s the word they use when I am listening. They think I don’t understand that it means “spay”. My sister and I were being fostered by one of our compassionate assistants here at the animal hospital. One look at Dr. Galvis and I knew how to play her. A head butt, a purr, a…

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The MPAH Open House April 3rd

By admin / May 27, 2016

Welcome! Kathy, Pat, and Paige Jamie Allie and Hunter Linda and Dentistry Is that Donna behind the surgical mask? Poor Pia had a long day! Dr. Galvis thanks all of our visitors.

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St. Patrick's Day Parade 2016

By admin / May 27, 2016

  MPAH Team The MPAH Green Puppy and Mascot Bunny O’Hare Who Let the Dogs Out? What a great day! Honorable Mention

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Ricki says “It Only Takes One Tick to Make You Sick”!

By admin / May 3, 2016

I am only 2 years old and still a baby according to my mom, but the medical history of my family will tell you how a tick can make you sick! Almost 2 years ago, my human Dad had been working around the pool and was cleaning up around the bushes. After taking a shower,…

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Double Trouble for June Bug!

By admin / February 23, 2016

At 9 years old, I had to have a surgical procedure to repair a hernia on my stomach. No big deal! I will go visit the ladies at MPAH to have the technicians draw up my pre-surgical bloods to send to the laboratory and I am all set.  The tough part was “no breakfast” prior…

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