Veterinarian News and Organizational Information | AERA Blog

EMERGENCY   Open 24/7/365

(973) 788-0500

1237 Bloomfield Ave. Fairfield, NJ 07004

Our Blog

Apr 29

Recognizing Vision Problems in Your Pet

Your pet’s eyes are an important part of her sensory system. Keep them in tip-top shape by immediately recognizing problems that could interfere with vision. The following signs warrant an immediate appointment with your veterinarian or one of the board-certified veterinary ophthalmologists at the Animal Eye Center of New Jersey: Redness Cloudiness Squinting Ocular discharge […]


Feb 06

Valentine’s Day: Staying Clear of These 5 Pet Hazards

As Valentine’s Day approaches, you are probably thinking about the person you love the most. However, you shouldn’t forget about the furry friends that you love, too! During this holiday, AERA sees many pets that have gotten into common Valentine’s Day items that owners don’t always realize are hazardous. For this reason, AERA wants all […]


Jan 31

March 13: Ophthalmology CE Event

Program Agenda Acute Management of Glaucoma Indolent Corneal Ulcers Ophthalmology Case Study Discussions Thatcher McGhee’s Irish Pub and Eatery  Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 6:30p-9:00p Presented By,               Brad Holmberg, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVO This event has been approved by NJVMA to provide 2 credits of complimentary CE to veterinarians. Location: Thatcher McGhee’s […]


Jan 04

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

  AERA ophthalmologist Dr. Brad Holmberg has some information to share about glaucoma and how you can protect your pet from vision loss. Glaucoma is unfortunately a common disease in dogs that frequently results in permanent vision loss. Primary glaucoma, or that caused by a genetic or inherited component, is most common. Predisposed dog breeds […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Older Entries Newer Entries