Health Care

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

Excessive levels of steroids in the body leading to disease
Emergency help only a phone call away
sundowners in dogs
Also known as old dog senility—a degenerative disorder in senior dogs.
how should a dog’s stomach feel
An “owner’s manual” for your dog. (Part 4 of 4)
dog breathing fast vs normal dog respiratory rate
An “owner’s manual” for your dog. (Part 3 of 4)
dog nose exam
An “owner’s manual” for your dog. (Part 2 of 4)
Dog Physical Exam, Get Normal Dog Temperature and Heart Rate
An “owner’s manual” for your dog. (Part 1 of 4)
tick on dog
The top 5 tick myths dispelled.
Making the cost of pet care easier to swallow
The most common dog-park related incidents revealed
snake bite on dog
The dos, the don’ts, and the myths of snake bites in dogs.
Dog with bone stuck around lower jaw
When a good chew turns bad to the bone
Some dogs love the ingredients that make slug bait
Awareness and prevention of “shake and bake” toxicity
Differences between Advantix and Advantage
Monthly flea prevention warning for homes with dogs and cats
pica in dogs
Tasty, disgusting, edible or not— everything’s fair game for curious critters
Giardia, not muddy paws