At least 25 people and more than one billion animals are dead, according to one estimate. The numbers generated by the wildfires ravaging Australia are horrifying, and they keep getting worse.
Black lives matter. As worldwide protests focus long-overdue attention on systemic racism in the wake of the murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, Tony McDade, and many other Black individuals, many of us are beginning to question our own thoughts and previous actions.
This week: Former musher hopes sled dogs can help slow aging in humans, a canine lieutenant commander in the Navy, and the Dallas Cowboys add a cat to the roster.
The dog who kept testing positive for coronavirus finally tested negative. So they sent him home. And then he died. Here's what happened.
Yes, cats can catch it. The CDC and the USDA today announced the first confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection in two pet cats in New York state. They’re the first pets in the US to test positive for the virus.
A pet dog in North Carolina is believed to be the first dog in the US to have tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Here's why that's not necessarily bad news.
How are animal rescue operations proceeding among the Oregon infernos?
No one knows precisely why so many veterinary professionals died by suicide last week, but one thing does seem clear: Even with vaccines rolling out and the rate of COVID infections slowing, many people seem to be at the end of their rope.
Changemakers is a three-hour virtual event that celebrates the unsung heroes of 2020. Find out why moderator Quincy Hawley, DVM, was blown away by it.
In July 2018, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it was investigating a potential link between heart disease in dogs and the consumption of grain-free pet food. The FDA last week released an update on their investigation. And this time, they named names.