When an Ear Infection Turns Into Ear Surgery

Ear infections can lead to surgery. By: Elsie esq.

Most ear infections in dogs or cats can be eliminated with the usual treatment — but when that doesn’t work, it might be time to talk about surgery.

Beyond the Cone of Shame: Caring for Your Pet After Surgery


Veterinary surgeon Phil Zeltzman offers some quick advice to help ensure that your pet’s post-op recovery goes smoothly.

The Most Common Health Threat to Dogs and Cats


You might think your pet is healthy, but the veterinarian says otherwise. Find out what you might be getting wrong about your dog or cat.

Top 10 Foods That Can Harm Your Pet


There are several foods that are toxic to animals. To ensure safety, check out our quick list of top 10 foods that can harm your pet.

Prevent Heat Stroke in Dogs and Cats


Heat stroke is the silent killer in pets. Every summer, countless dogs and cats die. These tragic deaths are entirely preventable.

5 Common But Deadly Summer Dangers for Pets


Summer brings countless dangers for pets. For example, we all know barbecues are great, but did you know corn cobs are big no-nos for dogs?

New Health Risk for Dogs That Get Skunked: Red Blood Cell Damage

Skunked! By: Brian Boucheron

Skunk spray toxicosis causes a reaction similar to the damage that onions and garlic can do in dogs, and it can even be fatal.