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Gastroenteritis in Pets

Lengthy bouts of vomiting and diarrhea can be a sign that your pet has gastroenteritis, a common condition that occurs when the lining of the stomach and intestines becomes irritated.… Read more

Get Down With Your Dog

Each year fifteen million Americans engage in the practice of yoga. Many of the same Americans own some of the over seventy-three million dogs owned in the United States. If… Read more

Is Your Pet Overweight?

Packing on the pounds is just as dangerous for your pet as it is for you. Being overweight or obese can lead to many of the same health problems whether… Read more

Pet Microchips

Essentially, microchips are computer chips about the size of a grain of rice. Easily implanted under your pet's skin by a hypodermic needle, microchips provide permanent identification that won't wear… Read more

Safety Guidelines for Pet Costumes

Safety Guidelines for Pet Costumes

Tips For Safe and Comfortable Pet Costumes Safety is an important consideration if your pet will be dressing up for Halloween or another festive occasion this year. Keeping these recommendations… Read more

Blue Tongued Skinks

Blue tongued skinks are quite and gentle, and quite easily tamed and handled. It is reported that even wild blue tongued skinks will sometimes allow themselves to be picked up… Read more

Video Games and Your Pet

Does your pet want to play video games, too? People aren't the only ones playing video games these days. Plenty of dogs and cats are spending hours catching virtual fish… Read more

Evaluation and Diagnosis of a Red Eye in Dogs

Dogs occasionally develop a red eye. The redness may be in the white of the eye, in the clear part of the eye called the cornea, or within the eyeball.… Read more

Cat Backpacks: The New Trend in Feline Transportation

Why are Cat Backpacks All the Rage? Thanks to specially designed backpacks, cat carriers are no longer the only pet transport option. Cat backpacks just may make trips more pleasant… Read more

Deciding to Spay or Neuter Your Pet

Spaying and neutering your pet is a common practice in the United States. With so many animals in the United States (and around the world) n­eeding homes, spaying or neutering… Read more

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