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Common Winter Medical Conditions

Sara Bledsoe, DVM, CVA, CHPV
Jun 30, 2020
PetMD Editorial
Apr 07, 2020
Jennifer Coates, DVM
Oct 20, 2021

Celebrate Walk Your Pet Month

PetMD Editorial
Dec 12, 2018

Reviewed and updated for accuracy on December 12, 2018 by Jennifer Coates, DVM Walking your dog is one of the key responsibilities of pet parenthood—and it comes with huge health benefits for both dogs and humans. In fact, a study from Michigan… Read More

Victoria Schade, CPDT-KA
Mar 18, 2019

The fuzzy end of the leash is faced with a long list of do’s and don’ts during their daily walks, but we often forget that our behavior can also impact what happens during our strolls. You might have a few dozen things you wish your dog would or… Read More

Krista Seraydar, DVM
Jul 30, 2020

Do cats need exercise? Of course! When cats are exercising, they’re helping maintain a healthy weight and also getting stimulation to keep them emotionally and behaviorally healthy. Here are some tips on how to exercise your cats along with some cat… Read More

Pet Winter Safety

PetMD Editorial
Jan 10, 2019

Reviewed and updated for accuracy on January 10, 2019, by Katie Grzyb, DVM If you plan to travel with a pet this winter, it’s important to be mindful of cold weather safety issues. After all, frigid temperatures aren’t pleasant for you or your pet.… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jan 27, 2017

By Paula Fitzsimmons ‘Tis the season of shorter days, plunging temperatures, and for many of us, bouts of the winter blues. Some are coping with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), which Mayo Clinic says is a type of depression that causes a myriad… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Nov 13, 2018

Image via By Monica Weymouth When the weather outside is frightful, it’s your job as a pet parent to keep your pup warm and safe. After all, your Pomeranian can’t quite put on a scarf for his morning walk, just as your Labrador… Read More