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Wailani Sung, MS, PhD, DVM, DACVB
Jun 06,2018

One of the more popular American pastimes as the weather gets warmer is to go on a road trip.  As more shops, hotels and outdoor cafes become pet-friendly, pets parents are more inclined to bring their furry sidekicks along for the ride. If you are taking your dog on a fun-filled road trip, here… Read More

May 30,2018

If your pet has recently been diagnosed with a canine cancer, you have probably been doing your own research about the array of treatment options available. Through your research, you may have come across cancer vaccines for dogs either in the literature or online. The goal of this article is to… Read More

Wailani Sung, MS, PhD, DVM, DACVB
May 22,2018

When we brought our puppy home several years ago, I worried that my adult dog would not like the puppy, and that my puppy would not bond with my older dog. Thankfully both dogs got along beautifully. Poe followed his big brother, Revan, around and mimicked the older dog’s behavior.  When we brought… Read More

PetMD Editorial
May 16,2018

By Dr. Sarah Wooten Many people know about cat scratch fever, but can a dog scratch be just as dangerous? Although you are less likely to contract severe illness from a dog scratch, there is still a possibility of it happening. If you are scratched by a dog, here’s what you need to know. Potential… Read More

PetMD Editorial
May 07,2018

By JoAnna Pendergrass, DVM Dogs hold a special place in our hearts and families. We celebrate their birthdays, take extra effort in keeping them happy and healthy, and even lean on them for emotional support when life gets tough.   As much as we love our dogs, we know that, at some point, we will… Read More

Wailani Sung, MS, PhD, DVM, DACVB
Apr 23,2018

Dogs have been used in various ways to provide comfort and support for humans. Whether they provide emotional support to a single person or act as a therapy dog for hospital patients or victims of a traumatic event like a natural disaster, people often find that they can escape a certain moment in… Read More

Apr 12,2018

Having a pet as part of your family has many well-documented health benefits. Some are specific to cats, while others are particular to dogs. One of the downsides of having a pet is the increased need to clean. Even the most fastidious pets leave their hair wherever they rest. But pediatrician and… Read More