A crate can be a safe, comfortable place for your dog to retreat but it should never be used as a punishment.
By Nan Talleno PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you live with a small dog, you’ve probably witnessed an episode or two of a respiratory event known as reverse sneezing. It happens primarily in small dogs due […]
Canine Hip Dysplasia is an inherited genetic ailment that is the result of an improper formation of the hip joint, causing deterioration and pain.
Massage therapy is not just for people. It’s a great way to keep your companion animals healthy and well-balanced as well.
Adopting a dog is truly gaining a new loving family member – in your heart and your home. This requires dedication, responsibility and commitment.
If you’re thinking of adopting a new companion animal but tend to be on the go, you may want to think about a cat instead of a dog.
When deciding on a name for your dog or cat, pick one that means something special to you so you can start to create a special positive bond right away.
Canine ear problems are not uncommon. There can be various reasons why these problems occur including allergies, foreign material, ear mites or possibly infection.
Dogs and cats have long shared our homes with us, living side by side, despite their ancestral differences.
There is a new non-surgical breakthrough in veterinary medicine that has just recently emerged as an alternative to a surgical procedure when neutering male dogs.
The proper rate of ingestion is so important for your dog’s overall well-being. Eating slower greatly helps to improve digestion and nutrient absorption.
It’s extremely important that you keep your pets, both dogs and cats, indoors in cold weather, regardless of age, size or breed.
If you’re looking for a special gift for someone on your list this year, here are several simple but sincere options for animal lovers.
Xylitol, a sugar substitute found in a variety of sugar-free cookies, candies, gums and more, has been proven to be highly toxic, even at times, fatal, to dogs.
Here are a few ways to pet-proof your Christmas tree this year.
Sooner or later you’ll need to transport your cat so get him accustomed to the carrier well in advance.
Research has determined that a dog’s tail wagging to the left has different meaning than a tail wagging to the right.
Excessive vocalization in cats refers to intensive and excessive meowing, moaning or crying which may occur frequently at various and often unexpected times of the day or night.
Both dogs and cats have an amazing way of detecting illnesses in people and in other animals.
Heartworm is an intestinal parasite which can infect both dogs and cats and, if left untreated, it can be fatal.
There will be three new AKC canine breeds debuting this week at the Kennel Club of Philadelphia’s National Dog Show in Oaks, PA.
Unlike lymphoma, which can affect both humans and animals, hemangiosarcoma is a cancer that does not affects humans.
Feline chronic renal failure or CRF is very common in older cats of all breeds and may unfortunately be the most common cause of death in senior cats.
Halloween should be a fun but safe time for all involved including your pets. Here are a few guidelines you can follow.
After a rise in the number of recalls and pet food making dogs and cats sick, the FDA has issued new safety rules.
Canine obedience training and canine behavioral training work in conjunction with one another and have many similarities but there are several differences as well.
Many Pit Bulls have made headlines this year as rescuers and heroes who have protected their families from impending danger. A local shelter is honoring the breed on Pit Bull Day.
Obesity in domestic cats is described as being 20% or more over the ideal body weight. Overweight cats are at a higher risk of poor health.
Your dog’s body language conveys so much information. It’s up to us to learn to read the signals. One of those messages is simply a call to playtime.
Since all canines have a strong heritage of structure and pack order, they naturally possess an ingrained predisposition to “earn” or work.