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New Lab Equipment

Recently Animal Medical Clinic made an investment in new equipment to provide improved medical care for our patients.  The purchases included new lab equipment for our Indialantic and Melbourne Beach locations. The new LaserCytle Dx Analyzer provides the data needed for a more complete diagnosis because it can, analyze red blood cells, identify the reticulocytes […]

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AAHA Accredited since 1997. Why is this Important?

What does AAHA Accreditation mean? To become AAHA-accredited, practices undergo a rigorous evaluation process to ensure they meet the AAHA Standards of Accreditation, which include the areas of patient care, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, pain management, pharmacy, safety, surgery, client service, anesthesia, contagious disease, continuing education, dentistry, examination facilities, medical records, leadership and emergency/urgent care. To maintain accredited status, hospitals undergo comprehensive on-site evaluations every three years, […]

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New Year, New Location!

More and more exciting things are happening for Animal Medical Clinic. We are pleased to announce the purchase of a third location. We have officially become the owners of Melbourne Beach Animal Clinic. Melbourne Beach Animal Clinic has been serving the Melbourne Beach area since 1976. We have renamed the clinic to Animal Medical Clinic […]

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Managing Arthritis

Arthritis is inflammation of a joint.  It can occur in any joint, including the spine and jaw.  Signs of arthritis include painful or stiff joint movement, joint swelling and a grating sensation during joint movement.  Arthritis can also cause fever and redness of the skin over the joint. Polyarthritis is inflammation of several joints at […]

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When does my Pet Become a Senior?

Today, our dogs and cats are living longer than ever. And, as their guardians, it’s up to us to help keep our pets happy and healthy into their golden years. There are a variety of changes in a senior pet’s health and wellness that you should expect and take into consideration. A touch of gray […]

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National Veterinary Technician Week

In honor of National Veterinary Technicians Week, we would like to highlight the role of a Vet Tech. The tasks vet techs often take on include drawing blood, placing catheters, assisting in surgery, managing anesthesia, and giving medications. In actuality, their duties encompass much, much more. In fact, it’s easier to list what they can’t […]

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Cat Friendly Practice

What is a Cat Friendly Practice®? The American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) seeks to encourage and facilitate good quality veterinary care for cats. We recognize that there are unique challenges and difficulties in bringing your cat to a veterinary practice, including: Cats often do not travel well. Cats do not feel safe when they […]

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