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Lilies and Cats

Mimi Noonan, DVM, DACVIM - Springtime holiday flowers and gift bouquets spark anxiety for veterinarians, particularly those who love cats. The lovely tradition of sending lilies around this time of year dramatically increases the chances [...]

April 8th, 2020|Categories: Blog|Tags: |0 Comments

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Shedd Aquarium

Shedd’s famous 0tter Luna undergoes the knife to prevent cancer

Counseling Services

Need to make tough decisions about your pet? A veterinary social worker can help.

Imaging – 3 Tesla MRI

Veterinary Specialty Center’s 3 Tesla MRI

Advanced Imaging Options

Veterinary Specialty Center’s 3 Tesla MRI Offers the Most Advanced Veterinary Imaging in the Chicago Area

Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine Services

Acupuncture for Senior Pets and Chronically Ill Pets

Certification as Level 1 Veterinary Trauma Center

VSC certified Level 1 Veterinary Trauma Center – WCIU-TV

A look at VSC as a Level 1 Trauma Center – WCIU-TV

Level 1 Trauma Pet Center Here in Chicagoland! – WCIU-TV

Animal ER – VSC Level 1 Trauma Center – Daily Herald Video

Shelter Animal Surgical Service (SASS)

New Program Gives Abandoned Pets Surgery/Care that They Need  CBS 2 Chicago

Sick and Injured Animals Get Second Chance at Life – WGN-TV Chicago

Suburban Vet Clinic Helps Rescue Pets with Pricey Surgeries NBC 5 Chicago

Veterinary Interns Get Chance to Help Pets in Need – ABC 7 Chicago

New Rehabilitation Center – VSC Athletic Center

New Canine Athletic Center Aims to Keep Dogs in Shape – WGN-TV

Physical Therapy for Pets CBS 2 Chicago

VSC’s Athletic Center – WCIU – You & Me This Morning

Why demand for upscale animal rehabilitation facilities is growing in suburbs – Daily Herald

Veterinary Specialty Center provides rehab facility for pets in Buffalo Grove area – Buffalo Grove Countryside/Pioneer Press

Walking, or hopping, the animal rehab roadChicago Tribune

New Suburban Pet Rehab Center Has Underwater Treadmills, Exercise Gym, Massage Therapy – Buffalo Grove Patch

New Veterinary Rehabilitation Facility Targets Pet Obesity, Surgeries – WTTW Chicago Tonight Online

Cardiology

Rescue dog receives life-saving PDA procedure – WCIU-TV/The Jam

Pacemaker gives dog a second chance – WCIU-TV/You & Me This Morning

Leptospirosis

Leptospirosis Blamed for Deaths of Two Dogs in Buffalo Grove – ABC 7 Chicago

Vets Say Wet Weather Leading To Deadly Disease In Dogs – WBBM-AM Chicago

Lake Bluff Family Loses Dog To Fatal Bacterial – Gazebo News

Press Releases

Veterinary Specialty Center Launches 5th Annual Holiday Pet Food Drive

Veterinary Specialty Center Honored as One of Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces

Veterinary Specialty Center Hosts Fourth Annual Holiday Pet Food Drive for Nina’s Pet Food Pantry

Veterinary Specialty Center Hosts Open House

Veterinary Specialty Center Hosts Holiday Pet Food Drive for Nina’s Pet Food Pantry

 

COVID-19 Service Announcement

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COVID-19 Update: Veterinary Specialty Center is currently open. Due to ongoing concern revolving around COVID-19, we have implemented additional guidelines and protocols to ensure we can continue caring for your pets. For the latest updates please visit vetspecialty.com/covid19.

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