Dogs exhibiting extreme behaviors during deep sleep — such as screaming and thrashing around — could actually be suffering from an REM sleep disorder.
Some diseases can be transmitted from animals to humans — but lice is not one of them.
Eye mucus is common in dogs — however, excessive discharge (especially when it’s yellow or yellow-green) is a sign of trouble.
Don’t despair. Take my advice to help maintain a good quality of life for both you and your aging pet.
Here’s what you should expect when the veterinarian says your pet needs a dental exam or procedure. Plus, the facts versus myths.
Even if your pet has been enduring a long illness, nobody is truly prepared for death. Here’s our best advice for what to do when your pet dies.
Cable TV’s famous veterinarian has faced charges of negligence and incompetence since his show first aired.
Elderly cats who begin to yowl loudly may be suffering from something serious but treatable. Here’s what you should know.
There is no safe ibuprofen (Advil) dosage for dogs. It is dangerous. In fact, even Tylenol and aspirin can be unsafe. Here’s what you need to know.
Hard truth: There is no “one technique” that enables all people to give pills to all cats. Here’s my best advice.
No matter how advanced or safe flea products become, people still let the problem get out of hand. Here’s my examination into the best way to treat fleas.
Addison’s is a hormonal disease — and it can get complicated to explain, but my goal in this article is to make it as easy to understand as possible.
Most cats sleep around 16 hours a day, with kittens and seniors snoozing even longer than that.
If your kitten’s sneezing won’t go away, it might be a sign of something serious. Here’s how to assess things so you can go see your vet with the details.
Got an older cat? You should be aware of the common signs of aging and understand how important veterinary checkups are as your cat gets older.