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For Pets in Their Final Years: Hospice and Palliative Care

Hospice care in the veterinary world is making great strides forward as more veterinarians are offering alternative therapy options in the face of terminal diseases. Similar to human hospice and palliative care, animal hospice is supportive care provided in the final phases of a terminal disease, helping our pets live as fully and comfortably as [...]

2018-07-09T19:45:26+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Canine, Feline|0 Comments

7 Backyard Toxins for Pets

7 Backyard Toxins for Pets Spring has officially arrived, and as many of us work to prepare our backyards for renewal, we’re likely using various products to aid in our efforts. The problem? Many items used to beautify the backyard can be toxic to our furry family members. Here are seven of the most common [...]

2018-04-25T18:37:26+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pica and Coprophagy

Pica is the eating of nonfood substances such as rocks and clothing. Coprophagy is the consumption of feces, and it is more common in dogs than in cats. When eaten, some objects may block the digestive tract and require surgical removal or retrieval with an endoscope. The cause of these behaviors in unknown, but, rarely, [...]

2017-12-20T10:35:45+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Canine|0 Comments

Schedule Your Pet Boarding for the Winter Holidays

Holiday travel can be a welcome end-of-year break, a time for you to celebrate and recharge. Unfortunately, you can’t always bring your dog or cat along to the festivities, so you’ll need to look into pet boarding options. Making sure your companion is well cared for during the winter holidays is often a challenge, especially [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Feline|0 Comments

Baby Turtle Fitted for 3D Printed Legs

Written by Andrew Harris and Steve Roberts Jr. View original article. Turtles may not be the Animal Kingdom’s speediest walkers, but for one turtle in the Historic Triangle, just being able to walk again could mark a major triumph. Bump, a Sulcata tortoise, is just over a year old. At an age when most human infants [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Feline|0 Comments

Caring for Orphaned Kittens

Orphaned kittens should be taken to a veterinarian immediately. Your veterinarian can give you advice on caring for kittens and might be able to provide you with contact information for animal rescue groups. During the first few weeks of life, kittens need proper nourishment, warmth, socialization, and help with urinating and defecating. Don’t give regular cow’s [...]

2017-12-20T10:22:49+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Feline|0 Comments