Food allergies are the third most common allergy that affects dogs and cats, outranked only by fleabites and inhaled allergens (e.g., pollen). Allergies to common food ingredients are also on the ...View Article
"Celebrating the bond between pets and people by helping animals live longer, healthier lives."
Cape Ann Veterinary Hospital is a full service hospital for small animals in Gloucester, Massachusetts. Our highly trained staff offers the kind of service and care you and your pet deserve. Our Rockport office is open Monday and Wednesday evenings.
Preventive Health Care
Surgery and Dentistry
Full Pharmacy and Pet Food Selection
Call us today to schedule an appointment with one of our doctors.
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Introducing ePetHealth, our new Pet Health Management System. If you were previously registered with ePet Records using a unique serial number, you will need to register again using your current email address. Go to:
You will be asked to register for the first time using your email address. A confirmation email will be sent to you with a link to complete the registration process. Once completed you will be able to manage your pet's health information in many ways including:
- Request appointments, medication refills, and products
- Set up email and text reminders for appointments, health services, and medication doses
- Access dozens of information videos and articles that may concern your pet's health
- Breed Information on your particular pet
- Customize your communication preferences with our practice to best suit your needs.
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The Veterinary Genetics Laboratory Forensic Unit at the University of California, Davis is the first accredited crime lab dedicated to animal DNA profiling. DNA can be used to confirm the ownershi ...View Article
Heartworm is a long, string-like parasitic worm that has the scientific name Dirofilaria immitis. It earns its common name by living in the host’s heart, lungs, and blood vessels. Heartworm can ...View Article
Straining to urinate, frequent urination, blood in the urine, and accidents in the house are common symptoms that pet owners report to their veterinarian. Many times the signs come on suddenly, as ...View Article
Canine hip dysplasia is the abnormal formation of the hip joint and one of the leading causes of rear leg lameness in dogs. Hip dysplasia is most prevalent in larger breed dogs, especially German ...View Article
Identifying the signs of sickness in a dog can be challenging, even for the most vigilant pet owners. Since a sick dog is unable to verbally communicate what hurts, pet owners must pay close atten ...View Article