5 Things This Tech Wishes You Knew Before Euthanizing

5 Things This Tech Wishes You Knew Before Euthanizing

by KELSEY BETH CARPENTER RVT Euthanasia. The word itself makes all our stomachs drop. It is a gift to pets and a curse to owners – having the power to decide is something we are not comfortable with. However, when going through the euthanasia process with your own...
Introducing a New Cat to an Old Cat

Introducing a New Cat to an Old Cat

Source: Animal Planet   Every cat may secretly (or openly) wish to be an only pet, getting all the treats and attention you can dole out. But two cats can learn to cohabit, if you provide the right environment for your resident cat to accept a roommate. While...
How to handle a growling dog

How to handle a growling dog

By Karen Fazio | New Jersey Pets Recently I was awakened from a deep sleep by someone poking me. I complained and whined. It didn’t work to stop the annoyance. Finally I blurted out “whaaaat?” in an angry tone of voice. My poor husband was the one...
Panleukopenia Of Cats – What You Should Know About It

Panleukopenia Of Cats – What You Should Know About It

Article by Ron Hines DVM PhD Photo by Umm Al Quwain Stray Animal Welfare  Feline Distemper (panleukopenia) is a disease cat owners often hear or read about, but rarely see. That was not always the case. Not that many years ago, this disease was the leading cause of...
Canine Parvovirus by Dr. Omer Kutubi

Canine Parvovirus by Dr. Omer Kutubi

As deadly… As deceptive…. As a small animal physician, wanted to discuss briefly what I consider a dangerous, deadly, and before that deceptive virus, this is PARVO, we do our best as doctors to save our patients from that deadly, vicious virus, I recently lost 2...
Dental Hygiene for Pets  by Dr. Omer Kutubi

Dental Hygiene for Pets by Dr. Omer Kutubi

As a veterinary surgeon, I find discussing the hygiene & the health of the teeth & gums with the owners is important, advising the owners to book an appointment every 6 months to check the teeth and general well being of there beloved 4 feet friend is...