Health, advice, and information online community for dog and cat lovers.

Blog

Cat Is Old, Not Eating, Losing Weight...

This is probably one of the most frustrating presentations in veterinary medicine.  A senior aged cat presents not eating, often for days, he/she is clearly dropping weight, but...

Beware Of Counterfeit Veterinary Pet ...

48-year-old California resident Paul S. Rodriguez Jr , the CEO of California-based company Action Packing and Design, pleaded guilty to intentionally trafficking in counterfeit...

Dogs And Their Enlarge Prostates

We’ve all seen the ads on TV. The older gentleman who repeatedly goes to the bathroom and has trouble urinating. The calming voiceover assures us this is all too common, and...

Treatment options for hyperthyroidism...

If your vet just told you your cat has an overactive thyroid, you’re probably a bit relieved that it is a treatable disease! Treatment options vary, and there’s bound...

Hyperthyroidism cats – old, skinny, a...

“My cat seems to be losing weight no matter how much I feed him.” “My cat can’t seem to get enough to eat or drink!” “Why is my cat losing...

Should you give your dog Vitamin C?

Dogs are like people in a lot of ways. They are part of our family. Many diseases that people get, dogs can get. We even treat dogs with many “human” medications! So...

Why I’ll Never Put My Obese Dog On A ...

With the majority of pets in this country being overweight or obese, there’s a good chance your dog is one of them. Your veterinarian may have suggested you put your...

Tips for Making a Fearful Rescue Dog ...

Tips for Making a Fearful Rescue Dog Feel Right at Home If you’ve chosen to rescue a dog, congratulations – you’ve made an excellent decision that you will feel good...

Dog Naturally Magazine And Their Reco...

A colleague of mine recently pointed out an article put out by an online publication called Dog Naturally Magazine about the “dangers” of heartworm prevention in...

Veterinary Misinformation Strikes Aga...

Atlanta based “reporter,” Jim Strickland who “broke the story” of Trifexis (his last dose of sensationalist nonsense hurled at our industry) has struck...