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Oct 26

Nov 14 CE Lecture at Calandra’s

Oncology & Surgery Case Discussions Bring your cases and questions for a round table discussion with Dr. Rossman and Dr. Brophy.  Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 MEET OUR NEW SPECIALISTS                 Location: Calandra’s 118 US-46, Fairfield, NJ 07004 Contact Contact our referral relationship manager, Jamie Peterson at jpeterson@animalerc.com or 862-703-6339 with […]


Oct 08

Introducing Brian Brophy, MVB, Practice Limited to Surgery

  Dr. Brian Brophy is the newest surgeon to join our growing team.               LEARN MORE>> Dr. Brophy joins the following surgeons in our Orthopedic & Soft Tissue Surgery Department


Sep 24

Heart Disease in Pets: Symptoms and Treatment Options

We hear a lot about heart disease because it is common in humans, but did you know that it can also affect your pet? Both dogs and cats can also suffer from heart disease, which leads to congestive heart failure. Fortunately, pets can live for years with heart disease when receiving proper treatment. AERA wants […]


Apr 05

What Should Your Family Look for in an Animal Behavior Clinic?

When it comes to health problems in your pets, it is obvious that you should visit with a vet, but what are you supposed to do when your pet’s problems are behavioral? Unfortunately, not every veterinarian or animal trainer is experienced in handling behavioral issues—especially extreme behavioral issues such as aggression and anxiety. In some […]


Feb 28

Are Essential Oils Dangerous for My Pet?

You can’t walk into a home décor store without seeing essential oil diffusers. As one of the trendiest home décor items right now, essential oil diffusers are in thousands of homes in the United States, and many of these homes include pets. With reports surfacing all over social media that essential oils can be harmful […]


Feb 28

Pet Heart Health Q&A

In honor of American Heart Month, we have some pet heart health Q&A with our cardiologist, Dr. Gordon Peddle! If my pet has heart disease, he/she would have symptoms, right? Not necessarily.  In fact, most of the time heart disease in dogs and cats is detected prior to the onset of symptoms.  Pets often do […]


Feb 12

How to Handle a Dog with Anxiety

Anxiety is often an issue associated with people, but animals can also deal with anxiety and stress. We think of dogs as being happy, carefree beings, but they can also experience anxiety. It can be difficult to figure out what is going on with your anxious dog and how to help, but the Animal Behavior […]


Jan 26

Common Warning Signs of Pet Cancer

Like humans, pets tend to respond better to cancer treatments when they are diagnosed early. Our hope is that the following information helps pet owners notice the symptoms and signs of cancer in their dog or cat early on. Faster and earlier detections often lead to earlier cancer screenings, which in turn leads to better […]


Jan 23

Introducing Stephanie Austin, BASc

We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Stephanie Austin has joined our 24/7 emergency care team. Read on to learn more about her. Dr. Austin received her Bachelor of Applied Science, Majoring in Veterinary Technology from the University of Queensland, Australia in 2006 and was valedictorian of her class.  She then received her Bachelor of Veterinary Biology […]


Jan 19

How to Handle the Loss of a Pet

Pets are part of the family, and when a pet passes away it can be a difficult time for your family. AERA is here to help you get through this time with some tips for coping with the loss of a pet. Coping with the Loss of a Pet If your pet passes away, grief […]


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