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New Research Reveals Evolution of Dog Breeds


On days when my patients go straight from Shih Tzu to Newfoundland to Whippet, I marvel that all of these dog breeds are the same species. READ MORE

Jul 21, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Cat Saved from Antifreeze Poisoning with Vodka


Cheers to this: Veterinarians from the RSPCA Ani READ MORE

Jul 21, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Golden Retriever Gives Birth to Extremely Rare 'Green' Puppy


A pet parent got the surprise of a lifetime when her Golden Retriever gave birth to a litter of nine puppies, one of which had a green tint to his fur.    READ MORE

Jul 20, 2017 / 0 comments

 

How to Tell If Dogs Are Feline Friendly


“Dogs and cats, living together...mass hysteria!” (Dr. Peter Venkman, Ghostbusters, 1984). READ MORE

Jul 17, 2017 / 0 comments

 

American Shelter Dog Initiative Gives Pet Adoption a New Name


What's in a name? Well, when it comes to certain dog breeds, a whole heck of a lot.   READ MORE

Jul 17, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Is Your Pet’s Food Safe?


Did you hear about the recent Clean Label Project study into pet foods? READ MORE

Jul 11, 2017 / 0 comments

 

3-Month-Old Kitten Sustains Major Injuries from Fireworks


Fourth of July celebrations may be enjoyable for humans, but these events can be terrifying and sometimes life-threatening for our animal friends.    READ MORE

Jul 10, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Puppy Left at Airport with Heartbreaking Note After Woman Flees Domestic Abuse


It's a gut-wrenching decision that pet parents should never have to make—ensuring the safety of a beloved dog or cat by giving him or her up. READ MORE

Jul 06, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Why a Robotic ‘Dog Nanny’ Might Not Be Worth the Risk


As a veterinarian, I have been blessed with the luxury of bringing my dog to work. READ MORE

Jun 30, 2017 / 0 comments

 

FDNY Rescues Dog Trapped in Five-Alarm Fire


On June 28, a five-alarm fire blazed through a Manhattan high-rise, creating a life-or-death rescue situation for the people and animals inside.    READ MORE

Jun 29, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Report Finds That 1 in 3 Household Pets are Overweight


Over the past decade, there's been a steady climb in the number of obese domestic cats and dogs, according to an eye-opening report released by Banfield Pet Hospital.  READ MORE

Jun 28, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Cat Suffers Major Trauma, But Survives Six-Story Fall


Another summer, another terrifying case resulting from  READ MORE

Jun 27, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Neglected Puppy Rescued from Hot Car on 100-Degree Day


Update: Local affiliate KXAN reports that Annabelle has READ MORE

Jun 22, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Looking at Pictures of Puppies May Save Your Relationship (No, Really)


What's the key to a good, successful marriage? Mutual interests? A solid foundation of trust? Or, does it all come down to pictures of adorable puppies and bunnies?  READ MORE

Jun 22, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Over 80 Great Danes Rescued from 'Abhorrent' Suspected Puppy Mill


It was a scene that Dean Rondeau, the chief of the Wolfeboro Police Department in New Hampshire, could only describe as the worst case of animal cruelty and neglect that he'd seen in READ MORE

Jun 20, 2017 / 0 comments

 

United Pet Group Expands Recall of Rawhide Dog Chew Products


United Pet Group, a Virginia-based manufacturer of pet supplies, is expanding an READ MORE

Jun 19, 2017 / 0 comments

 
 
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