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The US Food and Drug Administration has been investigating the potential connection between certain canine...
Unfortunately, your furry friend can’t tell you what she’s feeling herself, but you know her well enough to understand that something isn’t right.
When your pet suddenly begins struggling with urination and bladder control, you know something is wrong.
The truth of the matter is an overweight pet faces many health challenges that can decrease his quality of life and shorten his lifespan
If you’re kenneling your animal during your trip, you might put scheduling their stay as one more item of your list and leave it at that.
If your cat’s behavior or appearance has suddenly changed, you know something is wrong. What you probably don’t know is what that something is.
At one point your dog’s ancestors were wild animals who relied on hunting skills for survival rather than a food bowl.
It is really easy for indoor cats to become overweight. They don’t have as much opportunity for exercise...
Choosing your dog’s food can be a big decision for pet owners. Older dogs might need special food to...
Dogs and cats CAN catch colds, as well as the flu. Their symptoms include the same kind of symptoms that we have when we get a cold
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Your pets' paws and nails are very important to their well-being and central to most things they do.
The hair around your pet’s eyes should not be constantly wet.
Fleas go beyond being a simple inconvenience; they can also transmit diseases to your pet and to your family.
Socializing your pet is super important, even if you don’t have another pet. You will run into animals...
Believe it or not, pet health insurance has been around since 1890, when the first policy was sold to...
Your home is a big contributor to the health of your pet. By maintaining a pet-healthy household, you...
Welcoming a new pet into your home is incredibly exciting. Everyone can’t wait to play together and make...
Fleas are tricky little creatures. Even if you’re extremely careful about prevention, it’s still possible...
Did you know your pet’s oral health seriously affects overall health? Diseases of the digestive system,...
Almost 60% of indoor cats are overweight and could benefit from a veterinarian-supervised weight loss...
Did you know heartworm disease is much more widespread than it used to be? It’s now in zones where veterinarians...
During noisy times, your pet might cower, shake, hide, whine, pace, chew and destroy things or even lose bladder control.
Does your cat lose pieces of its claws? Does your dog have brittle or broken nails? If so, read on.
It ensures your pet doesn’t move during the procedure and prevents them from feeling any pain.
With a little training, they can be ready for visits to pet-friendly stores, your workplace and other places that welcome them.
Routine veterinary visits are often the key to identifying dog and cat arthritis.
Older pets often come with benefits like calm behavior, easy family integration, and the feeling that you’ve helped an animal in need.
In dogs, it occurs due to blood vessel blockage (ischemic) and bleeds (hemorrhagic).
Obesity isn’t just a human health crisis in the U.S. About 50% of pets are also overweight.
Visits can be unpleasant - for both the animal and the owner.
Cat flu make a cat feel sick for anywhere from a few days to a few weeks.
When winter winds blow with ice and snow, our canine friends are at increased risk of illness and injury.
Allergies are the number one cause of excessive licking in dogs and a major cause for cats.
Is your home pet-proof? If you don’t know where to start with pet-proofing your home, read on for some helpful tips.
Having one promotes pet health, keeps treatments on track, and often comes with the added bonus of cost savings.
Would you recognize the symptoms of a bite? Here are some tips for handling common threats.
It is essential to take your pet in for routine wellness exams, even for an animal that seems to be in great health.
If your pet’s breath is so bad it makes you wince, something could be wrong.
Eating grass might seem gross to us, but it’s irresistible for many cats and dogs.
Although it’s possible to catch pet diseases, it’s far less likely if you have proper pet healthcare and sanitary precautions.
Stimulating play is important during the first weeks of bringing one home.
Making the transition to a new home can be as hard for pets as it is for humans