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Animal Abuse During Hurricane Irma: Pets Left Behind in the Storm

  Hurricane Irma was a devastating, Categoery 5 storm that left a path of death and destruction in the Caribbean and the United States.   READ MORE

Sep 13, 2017 / 0 comments


Returning Home After a Hurricane: What Pet Parents Should Know

  The relentless one-two punch of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma forced millions of Americans and their pets to evacuate.    READ MORE

Sep 12, 2017 / 0 comments


Wobbly Cat Finds Solid Footing with Loving Owner

[video]   By Megan Sullivan READ MORE

Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments


Therapy Dogs Ease Fliers' Concerns at Vancouver Airport

  Whether you're a seasoned traveler, or it's your first time flying, getting on a plane can be a nerve-rattling experience.   READ MORE

Aug 30, 2017 / 0 comments


Hairless Cat Comforts Pet Patients at Vet Clinic

[video]   By Samantha Drake   READ MORE

Aug 23, 2017 / 0 comments


The Shocking Reason Why These Dogs in Mumbai Turned Blue

Stray dogs are an everyday part of life in Mumbai, India. But recently, something happened to some of these canines that was anything but ordinary. READ MORE

Aug 23, 2017 / 0 comments


Golden Retriever Digs Up $85,000 Worth of Heroin in Backyard

  They don't call them retrievers for nothing.   READ MORE

Aug 21, 2017 / 0 comments


'Game of Thrones' and Huskies: The Show's Impact on the Breed

  The mega-hit HBO series Game of Thrones is nothing short of a cultural phenomenon, with an impact that goes far beyond the television landscape. READ MORE

Aug 17, 2017 / 0 comments


Cats in Carriers: What's Going Through Your Cat's Head?

Traveling with your cat at some point is inevitable. READ MORE

Aug 15, 2017 / 0 comments


Fleas Test Positive for Plague in Arizona: What It Means

Public health officials in two northern Arizona counties have issued warnings that fleas in the area tested positive for plague.    READ MORE

Aug 15, 2017 / 0 comments


Pet Visits in Hospitals: What Are the Risks?

Recently I read a story about a young woman who snuck a dog into the hospital to visit her sick gra READ MORE

Aug 15, 2017 / 0 comments


Pets and the Eclipse: What You Need to Know

On Aug. 21, 2017, millions of people across the country will have the chance to experience what's known as the "Great American Eclipse."   READ MORE

Aug 10, 2017 / 0 comments