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Pets in the White House as American a...

Barack Obama, per his election victory speech promise to his daughters, will be carrying on the time honored tradition of pets in the White House. While this tradition has...

The ultimate charlatan

In my January 24th article, “Careful pet owners, charlatans now target your pets!”, I touched on this miracle canine medication creator whose credentials do not go...

A Veterinarian’s Presidential E...

Political discussions often lead to heated debate, anger, and hurt feelings. However, with this upcoming election coming at a time when the country has so much at stake, it is...

Tiffany’s Fund Saves Its First ...

Six months ago, in memory of my late beloved Labrador Retriever, Tiffany, I started a charity fund in her name, that would pay for health care for pets of the less fortunate whose...

Owners, Please Warn Your Vet If Your ...

To most people, it would seem logical that if one’s dog or cat has aggressive or fear biting tendencies, that one would warn the veterinarian, a complete stranger performing...

Animal Hoarding Revealed

About a year ago, a client of my clinic brought in a little chihuahua that was in a very disturbing state. The little dog had come from a home that my client’s brother had...

Web Poll Suggests 32% of Pet Owners N...

A recent web poll conducted by this blog’s parent site, Web-DVM.net, indicated that 68% of dog and/or cat owners participated in regular preventive health care for their...

Way To Step Up For Animals, Body Shop

Regularly observing or learning of unconsionable acts of animal neglect, abuse, and cruelty in the United States of America, a country that is very developed and for the most part...

University of Minnesota Discovers Gen...

The Minneapolis based StarTribune.com reported yesterday that researchers at the University of Minnesota have identified the gene mutation responsible for Excercise Induced...

Dead Animal Prank Not So Funny

On September 20, 2008, KTVU.com reported that a 20 year old in Dublin, California was arrested for, and confessed to a prank that involved his stealing 2 dead cats and a dead dog...