Hi stranger! Signing up for MypetMD is easy, free and puts the most relevant content at your fingertips.

Get Instant Access To

  • 24/7 alerts for pet-related recalls

  • Your own library of articles, blogs, and favorite pet names

  • Tools designed to keep your pets happy and healthy



or Connect with Facebook

By joining petMD, you agree to the Privacy Policy.

Filter by Topic:

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

 

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

 

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

 

Dogs Are a Big Reason Millennials Are Buying Homes, Survey Finds


There's nothing a millennial can—or, more likely, can't—do that won't garner headlines. READ MORE

Aug 08, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Amid Controversy, Michael Vick to Be Inducted to Hall of Fame


The mere mention of Michael Vick's name is bound to stir debate no matter what the situa READ MORE

Jul 27, 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

 

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

 

Symba the 'Fat Cat': From Viral Sensation to Adopted Pet with Weight Loss Goals


Weighing in at 35 pounds, a 6-year-old cat named Symba stunned the staff of the Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) in Washingt READ MORE

Jun 19, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Office Cats: Japanese Company 'Hires' Kitties as Stress Relievers


Pet-friendly offices are becoming more prevalent all over the world. READ MORE

Jun 16, 2017 / 0 comments

 

The TSA Canine Adoption Program Has Taken Off


While being a TSA dog is a noble and important job, some canines are simply not up for the task and fail to meet the training requirements for government work.   READ MORE

Jun 06, 2017 / 0 comments

 

Blue the Therapy Pig Brings Joy and Comfort to Senior Citizens


From emotional support ducks on airplanes to READ MORE

May 31, 2017 / 0 comments