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Screwworms Outbreak in Florida: What Pet Parents Need to Know

After a nearly 50-year absence, flesh-eating screwworms have returned to Florida, making for a dangerous, potentially fatal environment for animals and humans.    

By Aly Semigran    Oct 17, 2016 at 01:16PM

Why You Should Always Thank Your Vet Tech

What is a veterinary technician? The easiest and most understandable explanation is a registered nurse for animals. READ MORE

By Malia Friesen    Oct 17, 2016 at 04:00AM

New Tests Will Be Underway For a Serious Disease That Impacts Shar-Peis

Shar-Pei Autoinflammatory Disease, or SPAID, is a serious, heritable syndrome that affects the canine breed.

By Aly Semigran    Oct 14, 2016 at 04:40PM

Mars Recalls Select Cesar Classics Wet Dog Food Due to Production Issue

Mars Petcare US is voluntarily recalling select quantities of Cesar Classics Filet Mignon Flavor wet dog food due to a potential choking risk from white plastic pieces.

By Vladimir Negron    Oct 10, 2016 at 06:37PM

Is it the Veterinarian’s Responsibility to Provide Affordable Health Care?

I worked in an emergency hospital for several years, and while you might think the stress of dealing with critically ill and injured pets would be the worst part, it wasn’t—not by a lon READ MORE

By Jessica Vogelsang    Oct 10, 2016 at 11:00AM