Health Care

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

Causes, risks and treatment of cataracts
The 411 on your dog’s anal glands and how to stop that scooting.
Diagnosis and treatment of marijuana ingestion
Dog Yawning
Foxtails are another source of the toxin
Great for handicrafts, terrible for dogs
The Eastern approach to caring for our pets
dog reverse sneezing, making honking noise
The strange but usually benign case of reverse sneezing
"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
The A-Bee-C’s of Acute Allergic Reactions
Advice for counting calories and dealing with “the look”