pet health Tag

(By Saad Imran)   Knowing the most common dog health problems can help you recognize the signs when your doggo is sick and needs a veterinarian visit. One of the best things anyone can do for their pet’s health is preventative care. As Dr. Jeff said, “Don’t...

(by Andres Rojas)   From pet grooming tips to prescription drugs advice, Dr. Jeff Werber’s weekly AMA (ask me anything) tackled every doubt his Instagram followers had in 2021. Yet, while the phrasing can change, some of these pet health questions keep making their way back to...

(By Saad Imran)   Dr. Jeff said, “The short answer is, don’t feed your pets chocolate! The long answer is that there are certain grades and amounts of chocolate that are obviously much more serious than others.”  He recommends using a Pet Chocolate Toxicity Calculator to see if...

(By Saad Imran)   Do you know what to do if your dog is poisoned? While everyday household items like chocolate, raisins and Xylitol are safe for humans, they can prove to be fatal to your pet, if ingested. Data by the poison control helpline shows more than...

(by Andres Rojas)   As pets grow older, they have more difficulty going to the bathroom, breathing, walking, or even getting up. Each day can bring new discomforts for your pet, but to feel when it's the right time to have your pet put down vs knowing...

If you’re worried about the cost of spaying or neutering your pet, the good news is that if you live in California, there are many veterinary clinics where you can get these services inexpensively or for free. Here is a rundown on some of the places...

Cannabidiol (CBD) is a chemical compound that is extracted from the plant cannabis sativa.  There is a considerable body of research on how CBD can benefit human health, and many pet owners are becoming increasingly curious about whether CBD is safe for cats and dogs. Would...

( By Corinna Underwood ) Most veterinarians have basic training in animal nutrition and many more take the time to research during their career but there are times when you may need a pet nutritionist?   “[It] depends on the knowledge and comfort of the individual veterinarian. Most...

(By Corinna Underwood) Many pet owners, particularly those who are adopting their first dog or cat, wonder if it is cruel to spay and neuter? Getting your pet fixed is part of being a responsible pet owner and putting pet safety first. Not only does spaying and...

Do dogs and cats dream? Most pet owners have asked that question. What does it mean when your dog is sleep running? Can cats have nightmares? Find out what research tells us....