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How Safe Is Anesthesia For Your Pet?

When confronted with a recommendation for anesthesia for their pet, many pet owners have serious concerns about the safety of the anesthesia, especially when the recommended...

What Does AAHA Accreditation Mean For...

The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) sets a standard of excellence for veterinary practices across the United States that holds its accredited member hospitals...

Why I will Never Compromise Medical/E...

Due to cost concerns, veterinarians are asked often by clients to cut medical corners for medical work ups or procedures in order to save them cost.  This is a constant ethical...

The Cancer Cats Get In Their Mouth

I really couldn’t come up with a catchy title. It’s a sucky disease. Cancer sucks. So the title sucks. It’s a theme. But let’s talk about Squamous Cell Carcinoma. It’s...

Diarrhea In Dogs & Cats – ...

Everyone with a dog or cat has dealt with it at one point. It’s never pretty. It’s diarrhea. Of course, I could write pages and pages on this topic. Our focus here: when do...

Top 5 2018 Pet Resolutions

As I have done at the beginning of every New Year since the inception of this blog, below are my suggested top 5 pet resolutions for 2018.  I am sure you have been waiting all...

Hemorrhagic Gastroenteritis (HGE) A C...

Here’s one disease that really freaks dog owners out. It can be mild, but some severe cases can be life-threatening, so it’s good to know what’s going on. We’re talking...

5 Important Things To Know About Pet ...

You’ve made the gut-wrenching decision that it’s time to say good-bye to your beloved dog or cat. You’ve scheduled the euthanasia appointment. This article is not intended...

Planning On Buying A Puppy For The Ho...

For the record, the first places anybody should be looking for a puppy for the family this holiday season are shelters overflowing with puppies and dogs desperately in need of...

Xylitol Poisoning – A Little Kn...

Xylitol is a naturally occurring substance found in many different types of berries and vegetables.  It is in a class of compounds known as sugar alcohols that have become...