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PetMD Editorial
Nov 30,2011

LoLa spent the first five years of her life living in a puppy mill before she was rescued by volunteers at the National Mill Dog Rescue (NMDR). There she was diagnosed with severe dental disease and was suspected of being pregnant. The NMDR immediately took her into surgery, extracted eight rotten… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Nov 15,2011

BANGKOK - Two vets from Singapore were to arrive in Bangkok on Tuesday to help capture snakes and other roaming reptiles in flood-stricken Thailand, a global zoo body said. The experts from Wildlife Reserves Singapore would bring medical supplies and equipment such as nets for catching snakes and… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Nov 08,2011

Capitol Hill and the American Humane Association hosted a "Tribute to War Heroes…at Both Ends of the Leash" on Monday, November 7. "For thousands of years, dogs have protected us, comforted us, and given us their unconditional love," said the American Humane Association. "… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Oct 06,2011

A guide dog named Roselle won the top honor at the inaugural American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards on October 1st. Roselle, whose owner Michael Hingson is blind, guided him down 78 flights of stairs, away from the building and through the city to the house of a friend after the first plane… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Sep 22,2011

For new and potential pet owners, visiting an animal shelter to adopt a young — and preferably housebroken — pet is the norm. Younger animals appear warmer, cuddlier, and more energetic than their aged comrades located in the adjacent kennels. However, what often goes unconsidered is the amount of… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Aug 10,2011

For Mark Barone and Marina Dervan, there isn’t enough paint, nor enough brushes to explain the message, but they try nonetheless. Their exceptional exhibit, An Act of Dog, stands 10-feet high and spans the length of two football fields -- 5,500 framed portraits in all. Why so many? The number is… Read More

PetMD Editorial
Jul 20,2011

You may have never heard of FatWallet.com, a website for one-of-a-kind coupons and deals, but recently it made one of its greatest achievements -- and it didn't include a coupon or a deal. FatWallet is essentially a community in which users share special deals they have found on a message… Read More