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    Hook Magazine Article on VCAH providing Eastern Medicine and Alternative Treatment

    Jan 24 2017

    Hook Magazine has published in their January/February 2017 addition an article regarding Valley Cottage Animal Hospital’s capability to perform eastern medicine and alternative treatment. Please click the link below to…


    Jun 02 2016

  • Introducing Dr. James Maidhof

    Sep 15 2015

    Dr. James Maidhof received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University in Animal Science and his DVM from Tufts University. He completed a one year rotating small animal internship at the…

  • Introducing Dr. Anthony Smatt

    Jul 13 2015

    Dear Friends, The Valley Cottage Animal Hospital is pleased to announce a new addition to the VCAH Veterinary Team. Dr. Anthony Smatt Dr. Smatt graduated from Ross University School of…

  • Canine Heartworm Disease

    Apr 09 2015

    By Dr. Russell Petro   Historically Heartworm disease started in the deep south due to the high number of mosquitoes. In the 1950’s people started traveling from the northeast to…

  • On Pins and Needles: Veterinary Acupuncture

    Feb 24 2015

    By: Dr. Patricia Collins I have been practicing veterinary medicine for more than 20 years and I feel very fortunate to have chosen my profession, as I truly love what…

  • Holiday Angels

    Dec 04 2014

    By: Jessica Downing, DVM Angel: from the Greek angelos, meaning “messenger” Many religions and mythologies tell of stories where angels serve as intermediaries, protectors, and ones who guide others. The…

  • Dr. Jacqueline Nicholson

    Choosing the Best Dog For Your Home

    Oct 13 2014

    By: Jacqueline A. Nicholson, DVM With the holidays being the most popular time to bring a new dog into the home – many people can become overwhelmed with choosing the…

  • Dr. Sarah P. Gangadin

    Introducing Dr. Sarah P. Gangadin

    Oct 13 2014

    Dear Friends, The Valley Cottage Animal Hospital is pleased to announce another new addition to the VCAH Veterinary Team. Dr. Sarah P. Gangadin Dr. Sarah Gangadin earned her Bachelor’s of…

  • Dr. Jacqueline Nicholson

    Considerations Before Letting Your Indoor Cat Go Outdoors

    Aug 05 2014

    By Jacqueline Nicholson, DVM Most cat owners have heard from their veterinarians that keeping your cats indoors – at all times – is safest for your cats.  Not only is it…