Odds are really good that none of the dogs you’ll ever know will develop tetanus. So, why have I chosen to write about this disease? Blame it on Facebook (FB). For those of you who use FB, when... Read More
All NewsNationalInternational Why Your Vet Visit Costs So Much By Jennifer Coates June 27, 2016 at 07:00AM / (0) comments Save to mypetMD It’s a never-ending refrain, “Why does veterinary care cost so much?” I get it. I’m not just a veterinarian but also an animal owner. Show More Summary
It’s that time of year again…you know, time for the annual World’s Ugliest Dog contest at the Sonoma-Marin County Fairgrounds in Petaluma, California….
Dogs are wonderful metaphors for questions about what we do to other animals as they try to survive "the rage of humanity." If you won't do it to a dog, why do it to other animals?
Why do people want pictures of themselves with other animals that harm the animals? The "selfie phenomenon" is getting out of hand and according to some, is an epidemic.
There are plenty of pet owners out there who love their furry friends more than they love most (if not all) humans….
I’ve teamed up with Clorox to bring you some pet health and safety tips for the summer. Over this week and the next I’ll be sharing some info on Facebook and Instagram about household germs and infectious disease prevention. Bottom line for me is, keep it simple! This post is sponsored by Clorox. “Simplify the problem […]
Your reaction to your own dog and your date's dog may determine how attractive you appear to a potential partner
Ariel Winter’s Instagram game is strong. She’s one of the highlights of our feed! The actress posts pics from the Modern Family…
Cooper's Mouth,Gums, and Teeth Were Left a Bloody Mess "I can't say what happened, but when he went back to get microchipped he was fine. He came back with a fractured jaw."-- Debbie OrbisonAnimal Control officers, shelters, and veterinarians...Show More Summary
Lee Mei-chen steps back after almost three hours of cut and craft to view her work, a teddy bear trimmed into the fur of a patient dog.
Thinking of adopting a second dog? Here are six things to consider.
Anyone who has ever spied a cockroach in their kitchen may suspect that psychopath and sadist are among the character traits of these way-too-large brown insects. But you’d be wrong.
Here are the questions you should ask your vet the next time you bring your pet for a checkup.
An activity tracker gives you that data, which gives you a more accurate idea of just how active your pup is. Related: Indoor Activities To Keep Your Pet Happy And Healthy During The Holdiays What’s the Best Activity Monitor for Your...Show More Summary
Ashley hopes her daughter will embrace her differences with the help of her new dog. “I always want Sapphy to know that everybody is different, and some of us are more obviously different,” Johnson said.
Of course, before you initiate your shared exercise regimen, visit your physician and take your pet to his veterinarian. For instance, you can switch from a 30-minute run to two shorter, low-impact 15-minute walks.
Your dog is more perceptive than you thought, according to a new study.
There's one personality type that probably makes the best pet owners, concludes the author of a recent study on pet-owners.
The latest plague to descend upon the people of New York City is one of Bubonic proportions.