Many Emergencies Can Be Easily Prevented After working in emergency pet medicine, I realized that many owners just didn’t know how to respond to specific emergencies, such as toxicities from
Canine Dental Anatomy Adult dogs have 42 teeth. As puppies, they are born without teeth. By the time they are 8 weeks old, all baby teeth will be in place.
Allergic Symptoms in Dogs and Cats Scratching is typically the first symptom we think about with allergies. For dogs, if they scratch toward the back portion of their body, it
Our Bond with Animals In the 1970s, Biologist Edward Wilson coined the phrase biophilia to describe humans’ love of life. It is the inherent need to connect to other life,
How Has Covid-19 Affected Our Pets? Not only have our normal routines been altered by Covid-19, our pets’ lives have been disrupted as well. More people are working from home,
Fireworks are Scary for Dogs Americans celebrate the Fourth of July with family, friends, food, and, of course, fireworks. It is a holiday best observed in the company of others.
Why Consider Treating Cancer? In the eighties, an old dog was considered a senior at 7-9 years, while an old cat was a senior at 9-10 years. Now, our pets