May
17
2016
Many decades ago, veterinarians didn’t really know the significance of heartworm disease in cats, but it turns out, cats are about as likely to be affected by the disease as dogs—the host the parasite is meant for. ...more
May
12
2016
Individuals are increasingly turning to crowdfunding websites to raise money for things they cannot easily pay for—particularly unforeseen medical costs. This includes pet owners who need to raise money to pay for emergency veterinary care. ...more
May
10
2016
This summer, U.S. pet owners will celebrate Take Your Pet to Work Week, a great opportunity for animal lovers to bring their dogs and cats to the office, and for employers to see the benefits of pets in the workplace. ...more
May
5
2016

The final day: Make it special

Maureen Blaney Flietner
Death is inevitable. Sometimes, having time to prepare for our pet’s final day really does make that time special. We get a chance to plan what would be most meaningful for our pet and ourselves. ...more
May
3
2016
Camping season is upon us, and June is National Camping Month. To make sure you and your dog have as much fun as you possibly can, it’s important to follow the Scout Motto: “Be prepared.” ...more
Apr
19
2016
The decision to adopt a paraplegic pet—or any animal with special needs—is a highly personal choice, but one that is growing in popularity with pet owners. ...more
Apr
14
2016

Keep it cool for pets on warm days

Maureen Blaney Flietner
Warm days ahead? Cool! That’s the word on every pet lover’s mind, because keeping pets cool is not just kind, it’s crucial. ...more
Apr
12
2016
When you move to a new home, you are diligent about changing your address with the post office. But, are you also diligent about updating your pet’s microchip registration with your new address? ...more

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