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Can Pets Die of a Broken Heart?


 

We’ve all heard the stories of couples who die within weeks, days, or sometimes even hours of one another. The cause is often cited as a broken heart. In fact,...

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By Jennifer Coates    Nov 07, 2017
 

Abandoned Kitten Has Tight Collar Surgically Removed from Neck

 

A small kitten was rescued from the streets and brought into Boston's MSPCA-Angell shelter on...

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By Aly Semigran    Nov 07, 2017
 

Life With Pets, Mini-Episode 3: Leash Pulling

 

 

 

On this week's mini-episode of petMD's new podcast, Life...

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By PetMD Editorial    Nov 06, 2017
 

Woman Diagnosed with Broken Heart After Her Dog's Death

 

Losing a pet is a heartbreaking experience for any pet parent to endure, and for one woman, it led to a diagnosis of broken heart syndrome. 

 

According...

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By Aly Semigran    Oct 31, 2017
 

Who Is My Dog? Benefits of Dog DNA Testing


 

For many dog owners, we decide after much thought to adopt a dog from a shelter or a rescue group with little to no information about their background, breed, or...

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By Katie Grzyb    Oct 31, 2017