Marijuana Toxicity in Pets: Way More Scary Than Funny

Marijuana can be deadly for pets. By:  S l u i t e r t i j d - fotografie | Vanderlaan

As the laws change and marijuana use becomes more frequent, marijuana toxicity in pets is on the rise. Baked goods such as pot brownies are the worst.

Dealing With Ingrown Nails in Cats and Dogs


Nobody likes to think they’ve done a bad job taking care of their pet. How complicated a simple ingrown nail can become in the field of human emotions!

Why Retractable Leashes Are Dangerous

Retractable leashes can be dangerous. By: quinn.anya

People who think it’s ridiculous to consider regulating or warning people about retractable leashes just don’t realize how bad the problem could be.

Dog Dental Care at Home


Dr. Debora Lichtenberg, VMD, writes that when dog owners commit to dedicated dental home care, the results are amazing.

So You Want to Be a Veterinarian? Be a Vet Tech First


So, you want to be a veterinarian? Read my lesson plan first before running toward the admissions office of your local vet school.

Is It Better to Adopt or Buy a Dog? It Depends on Whom You Ask

To buy or not to buy? By: Kristine Paulus

Deciding whether to adopt or buy a dog is not an easy decision, and there are reasons to support both options.

5 Consequences of Cat Obesity

You're cute, but it's time for a diet. By:

It may be hard to say no when your cat begs for another treat, but there are serious health risks of cat obesity.