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How Intestinal Bacteria and Antibiotics Play A Role in Pet Health

What if we discovered that many infections and chronic diseases, including obesity, were caused by alterations of intestinal bacteria? What if these conditions could be treated with dietary aids rather…

When Is Your Vet A Good Vet or a Bad Vet?

It goes without saying that not every single client experience is a walk in the park. Usually, it’s unilaterally uncomfortable — for the veterinarian, I mean. Which makes sense. After…

Why Our Dogs Are Such Darn Messy Drinkers

Does your dog splash water everywhere when he drinks?  Mine does, and it’s like a flood in the house.  I swear when he sticks that long tongue in his water…

6 Common Conditions That Can Make Your New Kitten Really Sick

Congratulations on acquiring a new kitty.  It’s understandable if you’re a bit nervous, after all kittens can be fragile. Knowledge is power so being aware of illnesses that are common to…

Mad Max and the Ferocious Furby

Dogs are curious critters, and sometimes they find it a bit difficult to determine what’s a threat, and what’s just a kid’s toy, as evidenced by the bark filled exchange…

What Causes Cancer In Our Dogs And Cats-It’s Not like They Smoke or Drink?

Did you ever wonder what causes cancer in pets?  I mean, it’s not like they smoke or drink, or do drugs. So, why do our four-legged friends get so sick? (PetMD)…

Why Does My Cat Pee Everywhere But In the Litter Box?

Cat lovers are special folk indeed.  They care for an animal that can be aggressive, pouty, arrogant, and just downright silly at times.  One of the upsides about having a…

Lost dog: Help Find Sam-Last Seen in Cairo, Georgia Area

Please help find Sam, a beautiful, loyal male German shepherd missing since Christmas Eve. He vanished from his loving home in rural Cairo, Georgia sometime on December 24th, and hasn’t…

10 Tips For Keeping Your Pet Safe From Holiday Hazards

There are lots of temptations and lots of hazards for your pets during the holidays and keeping your furry family members safe can be a difficult task. All sorts of…

Pica: Why My Dog Eats Stuff That Isn’t Food

Does your dog like to eat everything?  How about your shoes, toilet paper, or Kleenex?   These are just a few canine favorites, and some dogs just don’t realize that…

8 Thanksgiving Foods Than Can Kill Your Dog

Hey it’s turkey day tomorrow.  Thanksgiving!  That time of year when people stuff their faces full of rich, unhealthy and mostly fattening food.  Regardless, that’s what the holiday is for…

Face it Feline Fans-Your Cat is a Wild Animal

Does your cuddly feline seem to think he’s the vicious wildcat from hell?  In point of fact, he’s got it almost right. A recent study finds that genetically speaking, our house cats aren’t very…

When Your Dog’s Cough Requires Medical Attention

Dogs cough for many reasons, including allergies, tracheal disease (collapse), lung disease, or due to the lodging of a foreign material/object in the windpipe. Though not typically serious in and…

5 Good Reasons Why You Should Adopt a Cat

I know what you’re thinking, dear reader:  we are a dog friendly site; dogs, not cats.  Cats, are well, you know: felines.  Despite all of that we felt it was time…