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Inappropriate Elimination? Picture of a white cat in a litter box.

Inappropriate Elimination?

Soiling in the house in areas other than the litter box is one of the most common behavior problems reported by cat owners. The solution depends on the underlying causes of the behavior. The issue could be medical problems, which would need to be determined by a local veterinarian. Medical problems such as a urinary […]

Senior Pets and Healthcare. Picture of an older golden retriever loving on a young caucasian female.

Senior Pets and Healthcare

80% of Pet owners were unaware of important medical problems with their senior pets.  Here are some things for pet owners to know. In a study recently published in the Journal of Small Animal Practice, researchers set out to test the value of senior wellness exams.1 They recruited 45 senior dogs/pet owners who were not […]

Dogs and Carsickness. Picture of a small tri-color dog laying down in a crate.

Dogs and Carsickness

Motion sickness can be seen when traveling by land, sea, or air. It can result in nausea, excessive drooling, and vomiting. These signs usually go away when the motion of the vehicle stops. The principal cause of motion sickness is stimulation of the sensory organ in the inner ear. In some cases, it helps to […]

Knowing CPR Could Save Your Pet’s Life. Picture of a multi-colored cat and a tan colored dog looking at a sign about knowing pet CPR.

Knowing CPR Could Save Your Pet’s Life

No one wants to think about finding their dog unconscious or in need of urgent medical attention, but knowing basic CPR skills could save your pet’s life. The Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care published the following guidelines on how to perform CPR on your pet. Familiarizing yourself with these guidelines now can save […]