Take my picture!

Who does not like taking pictures of their precious furkids? Here are five things to consider when taking shots that will last a lifetime. By Bryan Wong

Top 10 diseases spread by pets

We love hugging and kissing our furkids. But did you know we might be exposing ourselves to a host of diseases?

Relief against cat allergies

For the eight to ten percent of the population that have cat allergies, relief may be on the way. The second phase of clinical trials for a new vaccine is complete and the results are very promising. The third phase has begun.

Top Pet Toxins of 2012

In 2012, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) in Urbana, Illinois, handled more than 180,000 cases about pets exposed to possibly poisonous substances.

Feline dental care

Gum disease is prevalent in cats but can be easily prevented by diligent dental care.

How to choose a good guinea pig cage

Many guinea pig owners don't realize how important housing can be. Because a guinea pig will spend a good deal of their life in his cage, it is imperative that the cage is big enough and outfitted with the proper accessories and supplies.

10 things to consider before buying a bunny

Rabbits can make excellent house pets. They are generally clean and can be housetrained to use a litter box. They are interesting, docile, interact well with people, and can become quite affectionate. But before acquiring a pet rabbit, there are some things you should consider.

10 tips for better doggie dental care

Many pooches show signs of gum disease by the time they’re four years old because they aren’t provided with proper mouth care-and bad breath is often the first sign of a problem.

Ew! My cat has bad breath!

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, can be caused by a variety of health problems. Don’t worry, your cat’s breath isn’t supposed to smell minty fresh-but if there’s an extremely strong, fetid odor, there could be an underlying medical problem.

Unsightly Tear Stains

Dog eye discharge and tear staining are common problems, especially with certain breeds. So, what causes these issues, and what can you do to remedy them?

Protect your pet this summer

We have all heard the warnings about using sunscreen to protect our skin from UVA and UVB rays that can be harmful to humans. However, many pet owners may not realize that their pets require sun protection too.

Road trips with kitty

Here are a few travel tips to make road trips with kitty a safe one.

What is Iodine Deficiency?

Iodine is a chemical needed by all living things for survival. It’s most important function is to provide a necessary component for thyroid hormones. When thyroid hormones are imbalanced, certain disorders can occur.

Top 10 warning signs of Cancer

Cancer is the leading cause of death in cats and dogs, being aware and informed of the symptoms your furkids may show if it develops the disease can help you and your vet diagnose and treat it sooner.