This article will discuss the basic guidelines for seven areas of care to provide for your dog or cat following general surgery. These are only basic guidelines; always consult with your veterinarian concerning individualized care of your pet.
When you welcome a new pet into your home, it's important to pick just the right name to match both the owner's and the pet's personalities. Here are some ideas for great pet names.
So you love animals and want to work with them professionally? Perhaps you've been a veterinary assistant and want to pursue veterinary technology as a career or even get registered. Here are some tips from a registered veterinary technician (RVT) to help you follow your dream.
This article shows you how to get rid of fleas when nothing else works. It also includes my personal experience with a number of over-the-counter flea products and veterinarian-prescribed treatments.
Here is a list of Pokemon you can own as pets in real life. There are some pets that look like Pokemon!
COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic in March 2020. Can your cat and dog be affected by a coronavirus? The answer is yes—but known domestic feline and canine coronaviruses (to date) are not a threat to humans.
Have you seen some of these hairless animals? They are definitely not the norm, and some of them might make your skin crawl. But hey, humans are bald, too!
There are hundreds of common expressions about birds and animals. See how many of them you already know. You will find them interesting. Enjoy!
Heartworms are a serious problem faced by too many pets. Read on to learn about this dangerous species so that you can recognize the signs and symptoms of developing an infestation.
If the pets in your household are frequently scratching their ears, they may very well have an ear mite infestation. Learn how to remedy this situation.
This article explores several theories about why cats and dogs eat grass. You may even be wondering, can humans eat grass? How do cows process grass?
For a great deal of my boyhood, I wanted to be a veterinarian. I always remember how difficult it was to find information on what a vet's life was actually like and what it took to qualify for the training (remember this was long before the age of the computer and search engines such as Google).
If you love lush, curly locks on your pets, you've come to the right article. Learn more about these fascinating and beautiful animals...
Demodex is a genus of parasitic mites that live in or near the hair follicles of mammals. Demodex is associated with the development of patchy hair loss and/or mild to severe dermatitis in dogs and sometimes cats.
Matching or paired names are a fun way to give your pets unique monikers and identities. Drawn from popular culture, sports, arts, and entertainment, this list includes names appropriate for dogs, cats, fish, birds, goats, turtles, and other furry and feathered friends.