Yep, it’s Pet Dental Health Month again…a time for all pet owners to remember that their pets’ teeth need attention. Whether that’s at-home care or a dental at the vet’s office, the American Veterinary Medical Association has you covered! The AVMA has posted 2 new videos to their YouTube channel, designed to educate pet owners … Continue reading AVMA YouTube Channel Adds New Videos on Pet Dental Health
Respiratory Health Grading System Created for Brachycephalic Dogs
The Orthopedic Foundation for Animals has joined the University of Cambridge and the UK Kennel Club in adopting a new way to assess breathing difficulties in brachycephalic dog breeds like the English and French Bulldogs and the Pug. The Respiratory Function Grading Scheme measures BOAS (brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome) in dogs on an ascending scale … Continue reading Respiratory Health Grading System Created for Brachycephalic Dogs
Meet FACE Success Story Black Diamond!
Black Diamond is an adorable Lab mix puppy who recently fractured his tibia while playing with a larger dog. This poor pup was in a good deal of pain and needed urgent veterinary care. His dad was struggling with some health issues of his own and needed a little financial help for Black Diamond's treatment. … Continue reading Meet FACE Success Story Black Diamond!
“Critter Fixers” Vets Join Pet Obesity Prevention Campaign
Drs. Vernard Hodges and Terrence Ferguson of Nat Geo Wild’s popular “Critter Fixers: Country Vets” show have teamed up with the Hill’s pet food company on a new “End Pet Obesity” campaign. The campaign includes a simple test called “L.O.V.E.” that pet owners can perform to determine if their pets are overweight. L: Locate the … Continue reading “Critter Fixers” Vets Join Pet Obesity Prevention Campaign
San Diego Humane Society Introduces New Lost Pet Resource
Did you know that 1 in 3 pets will become lost at some point during their lives? The San Diego Humane Society alone takes in around 19,000 stray pets per year, and only 22% are reunited with their families. To help increase the number of found pets, our friends at San Diego Humane recently introduced … Continue reading San Diego Humane Society Introduces New Lost Pet Resource