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At CARE, our veterinarians often are approached by media outlets to comment on or add detail to stories affecting pets and their owners. Other times, CARE is making news with a notable procedure or by participating in a community activity. Below you will find a collection of stories featuring CARE vets with links to the original features.

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Learning About a Promising New Treatment For a Dog Virus

WBTV and QC Life host Kristen Miranda interviewed CARE emergency medicine veterinarian Dr. Jill Pascarella about a new treatment for Parvovirus (or “Parvo”) that’s being tested at CARE.

Originally published May 2, 2024

Parvo feature on QC Life


Next-gen Ocular Devices to Optimize Healing and Comfort in Canine Patients

Chief Veterinary Officer for dvm360 Adam Christman, DVM, MBA spoke to CARE staff ophthalmologist Dr. Joshua J. Broadwater, DVM about the new wave of ocular devices for canine patients .

Originally published April 19, 2024

Next-gen ocular devices for canines


Veterinarian Hospitals Seeing Cases of “Mysterious” Dog Illness

WCCB anchor/reporter Gary Brode spoke to CARE emergency medicine doctor Dr. Nolan Shaw about the “mysterious” nature of this season’s respiratory illness in dogs.

Originally published November 29, 2023

Dr. Shaw on WCCB

WCNC Charlotte

Charlotte Vet Shares Parvo Signs and Protections Amid Concerning String of Cases

WCNC reporter Vanessa Ruffes spoke to CARE emergency medicine doctor Dr. Jill Pascarella about the rise in local cases of Parvo in dogs.

Originally published July 27, 2023

WCNC Parvo coverage


Life-changing Heartworm Disease Surgery for Pets

WBTV anchor Jamie Boll spoke to CARE cardiologist Dr. Camden Rouben about the first-in-Charlotte heartworm extraction surgery he performed on a patient recently.

Originally published May 9, 2023

WBTV Heartworm Surgery

WCNC Charlotte

Easter Pet Safety

WCNC spoke to CARE emergency veterinarian Dr. Nolan Shaw about the potential dangers of Easter treats and decorations for pets.

Originally published April 8, 2023

WCNC Easter Pet Safety

New York Times

Dog Flu Is Back, Too

Reporter Emily Anthes interviewed CARE emergency veterinarian Dr. Kelly Lang about the rise in cases of dogs with respiratory infections resulting in pneumonia.

Originally published December 2, 2022 (paywall)

Elias Funez/The Union, via Associated Press

Spectrum News 1

Emergency veterinarian raises concerns about uptick in dog respiratory illness

Reporter Estephany Escobar spoke to CARE emergency veterinarian Dr. Jill Pascarella about the recent outbreak of respiratory illness in dogs in Mecklenburg County.

Originally aired October 28, 2022

In the News -Spectrum News 1 Respiratory Illness in Dogs

WCNC Charlotte

Veterinarians warn of highly contagious, severe dog flu spreading in Charlotte

Reporter Chloe Leshner interviewed Dr. Jill Pascarella for this story on the outbreak of RSV in Charlotte.

Originally aired October 27, 2022

In the News - WCNC Dog Flu


Dog owners on alert as respiratory illness spreads

Erika Jackson spoke to CARE Cardiologist Dr. Camden Rouben about the respiratory illness spreading in the Charlotte area.

Originally aired October 26, 2022

In the News - WSOC Respiratory Illness Spreads

Gaston College

CARE establishes scholarships for Gaston College Vet Tech students

The Gaston College Foundation announces an agreement with CARE to fund annual scholarships for second-year students.

Originally released September 28, 2021

Gaston College scholarships

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