Vivacious, wild, and entertaining. Annoying barks, paws that touch heaven. A glowing smile that captures life. Swallowing hate, showing kindness. Strangers passing by, scanning them. Trying to communicate an unknown tongue. Only angels understand your stanzas, the messy rhymes hidden in your tongue. Signs of deteriorated healthbegin to show. Sun...Read More
Despite their comparative simplicity, cats get depressed just like humans. They can fall into depression for the same reasons (uncomfortable changes in their environment, physical discomfort, the loss of a loved one, etc.), and they can suffer just as much from this all-encompassing sadness. Because cats bring so many of us out of sad moods w...Read More
Like humans, cats need to keep their teeth strong and clean. They need their teeth even more than we do, as they use their fangs for grabbing and fighting as well as eating. Dental appointments at the veterinarian may be necessary, but they are also expensive. Here are some tips to help you minimize the cost of dental care (both in dollars as...Read More
Most of these tumors are seen in older dogs yet I think it’s very important taking care of your dog when she needs you the most. Some symptoms are loss of appetite,fever, abdominal enlargement, hair loss, and many others. You can feel some ovarian tumors by the simple touch of your hands. However, an abdominal ultrasound might be the best ...Read More
Contrary to pop cultural belief, it is entirely possible for a dog to become friends with a cat, and vice versa. However, first impressions are very important, and without a proper introduction, things can go very badly. Here are some tips to make the initial canine/feline meetings go smoothly.
Keep the dog leashed early on. Ob...Read More
Pet food companies recall salmonella-tainted foods as quickly as possible, and with good reason. This bacteria, commonly found in raw foods, can cause several dangerous symptoms in cats, including fever, diarrhea, dehydration, and even depression. Worse, it can transfer from animals to humans (though these cases are admittedly rare). If you t...Read More
Drivers face tons of distractions on the road. Besides the unavoidable distractions that come with driving on the highway or in town, some are self imposed.
There has been a lot of news coverage about distracted drivers using cell phones to call or text while driving. There are even laws to stop it from happening. However, children and ...Read More