14-01-2015

Pet Obesity

Ever wonder how much your pet should weigh? An estimated 80% of household pets are considered overweight. Pets that are obese are at an increased chance of medical problems that consist of, but are n

14-01-2015

Antifreeze Poisoning

If you have reason to believe your pet has consumed antifreeze, bring your pet to your veterinarian immediately. As winter approaches, many people will “winterize” their automobiles, including a

14-01-2015

The Grieving Person’s Bill of Rights

Though you should reach out to others as you do the work of mourning, you should not feel obligated to accept the unhelpful responses you may receive. The following list is intended both to empower yo

14-01-2015

Feline Infectious Peritonitis

What is FIP? Feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) is a viral disease of cats caused by certain strains of a virus called the feline coronavirus. Most strains of feline coronavirus are avirulent, which

14-01-2015

Ear infections

Ear infections are very common in dogs, although less so in cats. Two types of ear infections are most often seen: otitis externa, infection of the external ear canal, and otitis media, infection of t