Miscellaneous Archive

Dog Friendly Areas of Chicago Frequently Asked Questions

What is the permit and tag fee? The permit and tag fee is a total of $5.00. How long is the permit and tag good for? Any permit and registration tag will be valid only for a single season no matter when purchased. A single season is defined as the period running from January 1st

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month at AMC!

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This dreadful cancer has tragically touched all of us at Animal Medical Center of Chicago – whether it is a family member, friend, colleague or client. Our hearts and well wishes go out to all affected. Breast cancer is not limited to women and men. Regrettably, it also affects

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Surrogate Mom Saves 6 Orphaned Puppies

Sometimes in our darkest moments a light suddenly appears. On a very hectic Saturday morning at Animal Medical Center of Chicago, a recently rescued pregnant pit bull came to see me with a 24- hour history of labored breathing and restless behavior. This young pit bull, newly named Hallie, was in labor and could not

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Pet Food Drive: Tremendous Success!

Your incredible donations helped Animal Medical Center of Chicago raise the most pet food totaling 6880.05 pounds. We’d like to congratulate our fellow colleagues and friendly competitors at North Center Animal Hospital for raising 4009.7 pounds, and Integrative Pet Care for raising 2983.9 pounds of pet food. With a grand total of 13,872.70 pounds of

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We are a Gold Level Cat Friendly Veterinary Practice in Chicago!

We are excited to announce that the American Association of Feline Practitioners recently recognized Animal Medical Center of Chicago as a Cat Friendly Practice in Chicago at the Gold Level designation. As a Cat Friendly Practice in Chicago, we acknowledge that cats present unique challenges before, during and after a veterinary visit. Many cats have

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Animal Medical Center of Chicago’s Pet Food Drive 2018!

We need your help! Since our first pet food drive in 2015, you have helped Animal Medical Center of Chicago raise over 18,000 pounds of food to donate to the Friendship Pet Food Pantry. Together with Integrative Pet Care & North Center Animal Hospital, we have collectively donated 33,646 pounds of food to help Chicago

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ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Announces Release of New Mobile App

Description: The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center has released its new free mobile app – APCC by ASPCA. The app focuses on dogs, cats, horses, and birds and was created as an owner-friendly pet app. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Megan Thompson P: 217-337-9743 E: Megan.Thompson@ASPCA.org www.aspca.org/apcc Urbana, IL, March 24, 2015 The ASPCA Animal Poison

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Dentistry-2

Video of a Dental Cleaning and Oral Health Assessment Performed at AMC in Chicago How to Brush Your Teeth Most people are advised by their dentist to brush their teeth after eating and see a dentist for a professional dental cleaning every 6 months. In reality, most people brush their teeth once or twice daily.

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