Upcoming Events and CE

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Upcoming Events

You are invited to join Tanya Donovan, DVM, DACVIM for dinner, drinks and an evening of Continuing Education presented by Animal Medical Center of Seattle and Hill’s Pet Nutrition. Dr. Donovan will be discussing the latest and greatest treatment and management options for uroliths in small animal medicine.

When: Wednesday, April 4th from 7-8:30 PM – Doors open at 6:30 PM
Where: Lake City Way Elliott Bay Brewery – 12537 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98125

1 hour of CE credit and includes a 30-minute presentation by Diane Marshall, DVM of Hill’s Pet Nutrition. Space is limited, so please RSVP to secure your spot no later than March 26th, 2018.

RSVP to: Jina Smith, LVT at JSmith@AMCSVet.com or by phone at (206)204-3366.


Past Events


On Friday, December 15th, from 3 pm to 6 pm, Santa will be making a special stop at Animal Medical Center of Seattle in support of Emerald City Pet Rescue.

So please join us, bring the family, a furry friend, and a cash or check donation (any amount helps!) to Emerald City Pet Rescue, and as a thank you, Santa has agreed to star in your very own Christmas photo – which you can take home on a reusable Flash Drive.

When: Fri., Dec. 15th, 3 pm to 6 pm

Where: 14810 15th Ave NE., Shoreline, WA 98155

Questions? Call us! 206-204-3366

Unfortunately, space is limited, so please RSVP to Jina at JSmith@AMCSVet.com Or call us at (206) 204-3366 to reserve your special time with Santa!

Discover more about Emerald City Pet Rescue at www.emeraldcitypetrescue.org.

Have questions about IBD and how it is treated? Curious about nutraceuticals in general and their use in animals with chronic urinary tract infections? Wondering what the best nutrition and supplements are for patients with Chronic Renal Insufficiency? Then this CE is for you! The Animal Medical Center of Seattle’s very own Tanya Donovan, DVM, DACVIM will be presenting at the Annual Fall Peninsula CE event hosted by the Washington State Association of Veterinary Technicians.

When: Sunday, November 12th from 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Where: The Point Casino 7989 Salish Lane Kingston, WA 98346
Registration: 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Lectures: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (lunch included)
Lunch update on Hills products is included with registration

Registration and more information here.

Topics include:

The Gut, the Bad, and the Ugly Chronic Enteropathies

An overview of the gastrointestinal tract with a focus on the immune system. Dr. Donovan will discuss treatments including dietary management, medications, and alternative therapies as well as on canine breed specific enteropathies.

Urinary Tract Nutraceuticals and Urinary Tract Disorders

Dr. Donovan will present an overview on nutraceuticals in general. Along with a discussion of their use in animals with chronic urinary tract infections and urinary incontinence. This will focus on the data that supports or refutes their use.

Diet and Supplements in Chronic Renal Insufficiency

A review of the current diets and supplements for cats and dogs with Chronic Renal Insufficiency.

We hope to see you there!

Urine Trouble: What’s New, What’s Possible with TCC

When: Wednesday, October 18 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Lake City Way Elliott Bay Brewery – Cascade Hall
12537 Lake City Way NE
Seattle, WA 98125

RSVP to Jina Smith, LVT

Glow In The Park

Save the date!

Animal Medical Center of Seattle is a proud sponsor for the Glow in the Park event Saturday, October 7th from 5:30pm to 9:30pm, benefiting Seattle Humane. Join nearly 1,000 other pet lovers from around the greater Seattle area and their dogs to walk around Green Lake in glowing gear. This evening event is filled with glow-in-the-dark fun for all. Guests will be treated to glow-in-the-dark decorations and swag, post-walk food and drink, adoptable dog parade and more.

Schedule of Events:

5:30 p.m. – Registration Opens

6:30 p.m. – The walk begins!

8-9:30 p.m. – Adoptable dog parade, Lucky Dog contest winner drawn, family activities, visit the vendor booths and more!

For more information, please click here.

We Love Zoo CE


Thank you to all of the veterinarians and veterinary technicians who signed up for AMCS/ASCS annual We Love Zoo Appreciation and CE Event on Sunday, September 17th. Below is the lineup for this year’s event:

Study the Strut: Gait Changes in Dogs-Case Based Analysis
Mike Thoesen, DVM, DACVS

Surgery? Maybe Not!: Innovations in Minimally Invasive Procedures in Small Animals
Tanya Donovan, DVM, DACVIM and Erinne Branter, BVSc, DACVIM

Is My Dog Too Old for Surgery? Special Considerations for Geriatric Patients and Updates on Regenerative Medicine
Kristin Kirkby Shaw, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR

Speaker Note From September 17th Appreciation Event






PAWSwalk & 5k Fun Run 2017


PAWSwalk & 5k Fun Run 2017 is fast approaching! This exciting event with a new addition of a 5k Fun Run will take place on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at King County’s Marymoor Park in Redmond, WA from 8:00 a.m. – 1 p.m. Money raised from PAWSwalk & 5k Fun Run 2017 will help fund critical care for injured, orphaned and homeless cats, dogs and wild animals with nowhere else to turn. Since the first walk in 1992, PAWSwalk has helped PAWS give thousands of animals in need that second chance at a happy, healthy life they so deserve. Animal Medical Center of Seattle is a proud sponsor of this event again this year! Please stop by our booth and say hi. Hope to see you there!


Meet The Vets!


Wednesday, August 16th from 6pm-9pm we will be holding a Meet and Greet at the Lake City Way Elliott Bay Brewery for our new doctor Mary, and Animal Surgical Clinic of Seattle’s new Surgeon Mike!




CALENDAR DATE: Monday, May 1, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, June 10, 2017 (All day)

Starting May 1st the Animal Medical Center of Seattle will be hosting their annual donation drive to benefit the Seattle Animal Shelter. Come by our hospital (14810 15th Ave NE, Shoreline, WA 98155) anytime from May 1st to June 10th to drop off your donated items.

Thank you for your support!

Have questions? We’re here to help! Contact us today.

CE with Dr. Tanya Donovan, DVM, DACVIM

Topic: Medical and Dietary Management of Kidney Disease
Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm (Doors Open at 6:30 pm)
Location: Shoreline Elks Lodge – 14625 15th Ave NE, Shoreline, WA 98155
This includes a 30 minute lecture from Diane Marshall, DVM on the role of pet nutrition in renal patients. This event is for veterinary professionals only.
One hour of CE Credit and dinner is on us!
Please RSVP with Jina Smith no later than Monday, June 5th, 2017 at jsmith@specializedcare.pro or 206-204-3373.


FURRY 5K 2017


Sunday, June 11, 2017 –
10:00am to 2:00pm


The Animal Medical Center of Seattle is a proud sponsor of the Furry 5k on June 11th at Seward Park. We will have a booth there and will be accepting donations for our Fur Wheel Drive event to benefit the Seattle Animal Shelter.

Thank you for helping us support such a fantastic event for the benefit of animals in need!

Want more information? We’ve got you covered.


View photos of this incredible event by clicking the button below!


Old Dog Haven Walk for Old Dogs

Join us for the 6th Annual Walk for Old Dogs & Old Dog Pageant Sunday, July 23, 10:30 – 3:00. We’re a proud sponsor of the event!

Location: Cromwell Park, 18030 Meridian Ave N, Shoreline, WA 98133

The Walk for Old Dogs is Old Dog Haven’s biggest annual event. Thanks to their generous sponsors every penny raised at this Walk will be used to care for the more than 300 dogs in their permanent foster homes. This year they will be back at Cromwell Park with new attractions!

$25 registration fee (per person, dogs are free!)  If you can’t join us in person please help by donating!