There are numerous dangers for dogs and cats that occur in the spring of the year.
Buying a dog is a big financial decision. Not only do you have to come up with upfront costs, but you need to factor in a monthly budget for food, hygiene, and periodical pet expenses. Create a financial pet plan before getting a new puppy and consider getting pet insurance to protect yourself from unexpected […]
You’ve just taken your cat to the veterinarian and you’ve received the bad news: Your cat’s test for the feline immunodeficiency virus came back positive. Now what do you do? What does that mean to you and to your cat? What is Feline Immunodeficiency Virus? Feline immunodeficiency virus is also known as FIV or sometimes […]
Dogs and cats are susceptible to many different types of parasites. Many of these parasites can cause illness for your pet and some can even create problems for you and your family. Fortunately, most of these parasites are easily treated and/or prevented. Fleas are One of the Most Common Parasites of Dogs and Cats Dogs […]
Contamination, or at least the potential for contamination, with Salmonella is a frequent cause for concern with both pet foods and human food products. Several recent pet food recalls have occurred due to the threat of contamination with Salmonella. Historically, these types of recalls are not uncommon. Recently, a study published in Pediactrics magazine (September […]