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Norovirus Update – Can the Virus be Passed from Dog to Human?


Norovirus—the word alone might be enough to make you a little nauseous. READ MORE

By Jennifer Coates    Oct 31, 2016 at 11:00AM
 

10 Must-Own Books For Every Pet Parent

Being a pet parent is a responsibility and a privilege that opens up your life and your worldview. READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    Oct 28, 2016 at 03:34PM
 

Understanding Feral Cats and Urban Relocation Programs

Feral cats are some of the most misunderstood animals, particularly in urban landscapes. READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    Oct 26, 2016 at 01:47PM
 

Alternatives to Declawing Your Cat


Declawing is a misnomer. Yes, a correctly performed declaw surgery does remove a cat’s claws, but it doesn’t stop there. READ MORE

By Jennifer Coates    Oct 24, 2016 at 11:00AM
 

Veterinarian Who Killed a Cat With Bow and Arrow is Suspended For One Year

In April 2015, Texas-based veterinarian Kristen Lindsey shocked and horrified pet parents and animal lovers everywhere when she posted a photo on Facebook of herself holding a dead cat th READ MORE

By Aly Semigran    Oct 19, 2016 at 06:05PM
 

 
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