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United Airline’s Abysmal Custom...

After the infamous episode featuring a smart phone video of a customer with a confirmed seat reservation was forcibly dragged off a flight bleeding from his nose, one would...

The Serious Consequences Of Dental Di...

Anyone who has needed a root canal can understand the pain of dental disease.  Why else would we voluntarily opt in for a $1500 root canal?  In my own root canal story, my...

Gainesville Regional Utilities Condon...

Bentley was a sweet, gentle little Pug that a young lady was gifted by her Mom so she had a friend to take with her to college.  Kiley’s Mom is a friend and she and her...

When There Is No Canine Flu Outbreak,...

In my home state of Florida where a significant but generally contained canine influenza outbreak occurred in 2017, most grooming shops, kennels, and agility facilities are...

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...