Preventing overheating in dogs is much easier that treating them for heat stress. Fifty percent of victims will die, according to estimates.
The FDA continues to alert consumers to be cautious with the use of a jerky product, despite lack of hard scientific evidence.
Open arms and open hearts are better descriptions of how many open-door shelters operate. Every shelter has to euthanize animals sometimes.
Preparation, first-aid kits and knowing the locations of veterinary emergency facilities are a pet owner’s best defense.
Although most rabies cases involve wild animals, every pet owner is responsible for having pets vaccinated against this fatal disease.
Medication may not be the simplest solution when cats urinate outside their litter box.
No matter the season, heartworm treatment also can protect pets from roundworm and hookworm infections, which helps keep people safe, too.
On or off leash, dogs can cause trouble for lawns, park users, joggers and others.
Easter lilies, plastic grass, Sago palms and other plants can be life-threatening for dogs and cats.
When trying to choose what to feed your pet, consult your veterinarian and veterinary groups, not labels and advertising.
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