Radiation to the Rescue

Radiation oncology came to the rescue of a rescue black Lab with anal sac adenocarcinoma, which is similar to rectal cancer in people.

Going to the Dogs (And Cats)

When it comes to nutrition, we have a lot in common with our pets. Diet also plays a role in our shared ailments, such as heart disease. Researchers across the university are looking at what nutrition research could learn from companion animals.

Spotlight on Cancer

Experimental Technique Can Detect Tiny Bits of Malignancy After Surgery

Foster Hospital for Small Animals surgeon, Dr. John Berg, is testing a new surgical tool that will let doctors know whether even a single malignant cell remains—while the patient is still in the operating room.

Itching to Know

Advice For Dealing With All Things Lumpy, Bumpy, Red and Splotchy on Your Pet’s Skin

Foster Hospital’s Dermatology Service goes beyond skin deep to identify the causes of skin conditions—because healthy skin is important to your pet’s well-being.

To the Moon and Back

Patient’s Aggressive Behavior Staying In Check Thanks to Dr. Jennifer Graham When four-year-old Luna began exhibiting aggressive behavior toward a fellow guinea pig, owner Colin Adams recognized it as a potential symptom of ovarian cysts, and brought her to Dr. Jennifer Graham for help.

Departments and Services

Foster Hospital offers a comprehensive selection of departments and services under one roof to meet the diverse needs of clients.

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Clinical Studies

Our veterinarians explore the value of promising new tests or treatments in a series of patients through clinical studies.

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Hospital Renovation

Get the most up-to-date, need-to-know information on our exciting renovations taking place now.

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55 Willard Street
North Grafton, MA 01536

Phone: 508-839-5395
Fax: 508-839-7951

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