Dr. Puglia is the Head of Emergency and Critical Care at CARES. He received his veterinary degree and completed his residency at Tufts University. He became board certified by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2011. A native of Walpole, MA, Dr. Puglia enjoys the fast pace and constant diagnostic challenges of Emergency and Critical Care, as well as the hands-on procedures. He finds it most rewarding when a patient is presented with a critical condition and there is an emergency procedure that makes them immediately better. Dr. Puglia also finds great satisfaction working with patients with complicated diseases that require extra time and attention to details to diagnose their problem and provide the appropriate treatment.