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Curbside Veterinary Service
Some veterinarians discover pros to the pandemic protocol
Prevent Extraneous Testing (PET) Act, a.k.a. SB 252 California
If passed, the PET Act will make some of those tests illegal in California.
dog bff
BFF quiz parody aimed at dog people seems normal
Dogs in the study wore activity monitors on their collars for a two-week period, and their owners filled out a questionnaire on the dogs' sleep patterns.
Study sets baseline for sleep patterns in healthy adult dogs.
Major, President Joe Biden & Champ Photo by Adam Schultz, Chief Official White House Photographer
Major is involved in an embarrassing incident at the White House.
Patient Iris and her assistance dog Sandy in the recovery room after surgery. While dogs may be allowed in recovery rooms their access is often restricted due to concerns over hygiene. (Photograph courtesy of Utrecht University)
Assistance dogs’ paws are cleaner than their users’ shoe soles, Utrecht University researchers discover.
Kare dog
Or, how a casual visit to an animal rescue resulted in love at first sight.
Muscadine, Amy Ray, Sawyer
Indigo Girl Amy Ray’s new track channels the spirit of a dog who “got up and carried on.”
Jack Russell Terrier drawing from 2000, and Paul Atzmiller at his drawing table.
Artist turns hobby into fundraiser for shelters and rescues
Seresto Product
Despite thousands of reported adverse incidents—including almost 1,700 pet deaths—the EPA has stayed silent.
cbd oil for dogs
Using broad-spectrum CBD to bridge the gap between full spectrum and isolates.
bored senior dog
Physical exercise isn’t the only way to stimulate your dog—engaging his mind works, too.
prostate cancer sniffing dog
Training dogs to detect prostate cancer gets one paw closer to a ‘robotic nose’ to diagnose the disease, including most lethal form.
dog next to dog food kibble
The FDA is alerting dog owners that Sportmix dog food contained potentially fatal levels of aflatoxins.