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Why Your Vet Visit Costs So Much

It’s a never-ending refrain, “Why does veterinary care cost so much?”   READ MORE

Jun 27, 2016 / 0 comments


Company Crafts Cat Wine, But Is It Safe?

Cabernet, merlot, and chianti can now be cat-bernet, meow-lot, and kitty-anti.    READ MORE

Jun 21, 2016 / 0 comments


Why Dogs Lick and When to Worry

Dogs lick themselves, that’s a fact of life, but when does it get to be an issue? You may catch your pooch bathing daily to keep clean. This is an innate behavior in the animal kingdom. READ MORE

Jun 20, 2016 / 0 comments


Dog Ingests Gorilla Glue and Undergoes Emergency Surgery

Let this serve as a warning to any pet parent (or parent in general, really) that has Gorilla Glue in their households: keep it far away from anyone or anything that could get to it.  READ MORE

Jun 16, 2016 / 0 comments


Behind the Amazing Photo of the Injured Owl Hugging Her Rescuer

Hoo wants a hug? For GiGi the owl, that answer was simple: she wanted to show her gratitude to one of the workers at READ MORE

Jun 15, 2016 / 0 comments


Extremely Rare Snake Species is Discovered in the Bahamas

For most of us the idea of a perfect trip to the Bahamas means sipping drinks and sitting by a pool, but for biologist R. Graham Reynolds, Ph.D. READ MORE

Jun 14, 2016 / 0 comments


Puppy Rescued By Buddhist Monks Is Up and Moving Thanks to Their Care and a Donated Wheelchair

During a time when the world seems like a scary place, the story of Tashi the dog serves as a reminder that there is love, compassion, and generosity of spirit all over the world.  READ MORE

Jun 13, 2016 / 0 comments


Wildfire Safety and Preparedness for Your Pet

Living in southern California, there are many natural disasters we Golden State dwellers face on a seemingly year-round basis, including wildfires, mudslides, and earthquakes. READ MORE

Jun 13, 2016 / 0 comments


Recent Study Finds More Than Half of the Pet Cats and Dogs in the U.S. Are Overweight

Pet obesity is always a weighty subject (so to speak) and a recent study from the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP) just tipped t READ MORE

Jun 08, 2016 / 0 comments


Bunny Survives Traumatic Abuse Thanks to Vets and Rescuers

Fuzzy Pants is the bunny with a sweet and adorable name, whose headline-grabbing story out of Jacksonville, Fla., was anything but.   READ MORE

Jun 07, 2016 / 0 comments


Is Bread Helpful for a Dog’s Digestion?

Have you heard the “old wives tale” that feeding dogs bread can make their upset stomachs better? READ MORE

Jun 06, 2016 / 0 comments


Blue Buffalo Recalls Select ‘Life Protection Formula’ Dog Food Products

Blue Buffalo, a Connecticut-based pet food manufacturer, is voluntarily recalling select lots of its Life Protection Formula Fish and Sweet Potato Recipe for Dogs due to high moisture levels, which could potentially result in mold growth in affected products. READ MORE

Jun 03, 2016 / 0 comments


Rescue Organization Rallies to Save Cat Abandoned On the Streets of Brooklyn

It's the picture that broke the Internet's heart. READ MORE

Jun 03, 2016 / 0 comments


Study Shows How Cats and Dogs Help People Cope With Social Rejection

What's in a name? When it comes to naming a cat or a dog, it can actually mean a whole lot to a person who is dealing with social rejection.    READ MORE

May 31, 2016 / 1 comments


Adjusting the Body’s Microbiome to Treat Skin Allergies in Dogs

Allergies are an increasingly frequent problem for dogs, mirroring a similar trend in people. READ MORE

May 30, 2016 / 0 comments


Kitten Survives 130-Mile Trek in a Car's Engine Compartment

It's rare that getting a flat tire can be considered a blessing in disguise, but that was exactly the case for a kitten who was found under the hood of a car in Birmingham, Alabama.  READ MORE

May 25, 2016 / 1 comments


A Rescue Cat's Broken Jaw Was Repaired and Now Resembles a Permanent Smile

Duchess, who has become something of an Internet celebrity and is known as the 'Miracle Kitty,' has plenty to smile about these days. READ MORE

May 23, 2016 / 1 comments


How to Live With, Train, and ‘Talk’ to a Deaf Dog

By Bernard Lima-Chavez   The very idea of living with and training a deaf dog can feel overwhelming. Here are some practical tips to help get you started. READ MORE

May 23, 2016 / 0 comments