Health Care

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

bad breath in dogs
A dog’s bad breath may not be a sign of dental disease.
dog scooting
The 411 on your dog’s anal glands and how to stop that dog scooting.
snake bite on dog
The dos, the don’ts, and the myths of snake bites in dogs.
"Nontoxic" Toxins for dogs include glow sticks, 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.