Dog Sedatives: When and How to Use Them
One of the things we love about dogs is their natural joy and playfulness. However, sometimes dogs experience fear, anxiety, and apprehension, just like humans. … Read more
Cat Digestive Problems: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
An occasional episode of upset stomach isn’t all that unusual in felines. It’s one of the most common conditions that veterinarians treat. And most cat… Read more
Diabetes in Dogs: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Management
Perhaps you’ve heard of diabetes in humans. Many people have a relative or a close friend who’s been diagnosed. However, not all pet parents realize… Read more
What’s Normal Behavior for My Cat?
Understanding Cat Behavior Cats have very unique behaviors and inherited traits that many owners have a hard time understanding. Something as simple as stalking and… Read more
What’s Normal Behavior for My Dog?
What is behavior in the first place? Animal behavior is noted as “Ethology” in the scientific world. It is the scientific and objective study of… Read more
Reverse Sneezing in Dogs
A reverse sneeze is a lot like a regular sneeze in many ways — except that air moves into the nose rather than out. It’s… Read more
Digestive Issues in Dogs: Causes, Prevention, and Treatment
An upset stomach is one of the most common reasons for dogs to see their veterinarian. However, not all stomach problems in dogs are alike.… Read more
Why Is My Dog Throwing Up Blood?
Vomiting is unpleasant for your pet, and for you as the pet parent who has to clean it up. But when vomit contains blood, it… Read more
Why Is My Cat Throwing Up Blood?
A hairball on the carpet may be annoying, but occasional (less than once a month) vomiting in an otherwise healthy cat is often considered acceptable… Read more
Why is My Cat Not Eating or Drinking?
Despite their comfortable modern lifestyle as family pets, many cats retain the instinct to hide signs of illness, pain, or weakness. That’s why it can… Read more
Why is My Dog Not Eating or Drinking?
Since dogs can’t talk, it can be challenging for a dog owner to know when a dog isn’t feeling well. For that reason, it’s helpful… Read more
Why Is My Dog Vomiting?
If your dog vomits, it’s messy for dog owners, and uncomfortable for them. It’s always awful to see your pet struggling and not knowing what’s… Read more
Cat Diarrhea: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options
Diarrhea is no fun for you or your cat. Felines may have diarrhea for a variety of reasons, ranging from mild and quick to resolve,… Read more
Dog Diarrhea: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options
No one enjoys cleaning up their pet’s smelly, messy diarrhea. And if your pup has loose stools, it’s no fun for them either. Fortunately, many… Read more
Your Dog’s Weight: A Hands On Guide for Pet Parents
Weight greatly affects your pet’s health and wellbeing, so it’s important to you keep your pet’s weight in check. Below we share tips to help… Read more
Your Cat’s Weight: A Hands On Guide for Pet Parents
A cat’s weight can both be an indicator of health and directly affect health. And, since cats tend to be secretive creatures (they often try… Read more
Everything You Need to Know About Feeding Your New Puppy
By Dr. Caitlin Grant, BSc, DVMRes. ECVCN (European College of Veterinaryand Comparative Nutrition)DVSc Candidate It can be so exciting to bring a new furry puppy… Read more
Kitten Growth & Development: First Year Milestones
Kittens grow into adulthood — fast. That’s why it’s important to gain an understanding of how they mature and what their nutritional needs are early… Read more
Puppy Growth: What You Need to Know
How big will my dog get? How much should I feed my puppy? And, how fast should my puppy grow? These are some of the… Read more
9 Christmas Tree Safety Tips for Cats and Dogs
If you celebrate Christmas, a decorated tree might be part of your December traditions. However, just as we admire the way a tree lights up… Read more