Tag Archives: Cats

Ask the NorthStar VETS Vet: Living with an anxious cat and long-term use of Prozac (fluoxetine)


There are many strategies that can be employed to try to manage these problems and what is ultimately effective will vary from pet to pet and be dependent upon a variety of factors (i.e. presence of underlying medical conditions, underlying cause of the anxiety, the patient’s unique environment, the presence of other household pets, etc.). Continue reading

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Saving a dog in NJ


My name is Eileen Schuck and I am a technician at NorthStar Vets as well as Director of  Vet-i-Care a non-profit foundation that gives financial assistance to families that cannot afford emergency or specialty care for there beloved pet.  The … Continue reading

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Veterinarians Pets


My name is Dr. Kimberly Hammer and I am one of the internal medicine specialists at NorthStar VETS.  I have been a veterinarian for 10 years.  One of the ‘job hazards’ of being a veterinarian is the accumulation of pets.  … Continue reading

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Pet Loss Support Coach Talks About The Grieving Process


Hello to everyone!  My name is Gina Schneller and I am a Technician at NorthStarVETS as well as the Pet Loss and Bereavement Coach.  I love my job, my patients and our clients.  Over the years I have made many … Continue reading

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