Health Care

Veterinarians’ prescriptions for what ails your pooch. Plus, a healthy dose of prevention advice.

snake bite on dog
The dos, the don’ts, and the myths of snake bites in dogs.
"Nontoxic" Toxins for dogs include glow jewelry, birth control pills, steroid creams in small quantities
From silica gel packets to poinsettias, dogs ingesting these toxins may not need a trip to the vet
boston terrier 3d laparoscopic adrenalectomy
UC Davis performs first 3D laparoscopic adrenalectomy in veterinary medicine.
Some dogs love the ingredients that make slug bait
Awareness and prevention of “shake and bake” toxicity
giardia in dogs
Young dogs and puppies have a higher risk of infection of giardia than adults.
dog sneezing
And what can I (or should I) do when my dog keeps sneezing?
leptospirosis dogs
A zoonotic disease that can spread between humans and dogs.
cbd for dogs
To find out, we asked Robert J. Silver, DVM, MS, CVA, author of “Medical Marijuana and Your Pet: The Definitive Guide.”
cbd oil for dogs
Using broad-spectrum CBD to bridge the gap between full spectrum and isolates.
Rudy
Labrador receives a second chance to thrive following a historic cardiac procedure.
Canine Cancer - Cancer in Dogs
The word cancer can set alarm bells ringing so loudly that it’s hard to think past the noise. Turn down the volume by brushing up on the basics.
canine distemper
Learn the signs and symptoms of distemper in dogs and how it spreads.
cure for dog cancer
FidoCure provides vets, pets and their people with an option to chemotherapy and radiation.
Gingivitis in dogs
Pet owners need to be aware that the oral health of their dogs is important.