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Happy Veterinary Technician Week To T...

Veterinary technicians (depending on the state, they are titled: Licensed Veterinary Techicians, Certified Veterinary Technicians, or Registered Veterinary Technicians) are the...

Cat Drinking and Peeing A Lot? Not N...

Cats are notoriously very cryptic about pain and illness. They are so tough and so determined to not show weakness that their health needs often go under the radar until illness...

Pot and Pets

According to veterinary toxicologist Dr. Ahna Brutlag, over the past 6 years the Pet Poison Helpline has experienced a 448% increase in marijuana toxicity cases.  With this...

How The Veterinary Industry Saves Tho...

I just recently learned an incredible set of statistics via a speaker named Dr. Greg Takashima in a talk sponsored by Merck Animal Health. Worldwide, Ebola virus has been...

Why Heartworm Risk Spikes After Hurri...

Heartworm disease is a worm parasite that infects the heart and lungs of dogs.  The disease has devastating consequences for positive dogs as the worm damages heart and lungs...

Leptospirosis – A Deadly Hidden...

Leptospirosis is a rising infectious disease health hazard for dogs as urban sprawl puts people and their domestic pets in closer and more constant proximity to wildlife...

Preparing Pets For Natural Disasters

The loss of personal property, homes, businesses and worst of all, loss of human life are devastating when natural disasters occur.  One of the most under-reported and overlooked...

Veterinary Industry Needs To Better C...

Many full service veterinary practices view high volume, low cost vaccine clinics with disdain.  These places, depending on laws in their respective states, often...

A Touching Thank You Card From A Dog ...

I was amazed recently to have received a thank you card in the mail from a listener of my podcast.  I received it at my clinic one morning, and the message it contained moved me...

Keeping Your Pets Safe During A Solar...

I have gotten a lot of inquiries from clients about the solar eclipse as it generally relates to the safety of their pets (dogs and cats), so I deemed it a worthy topic to share...