Young kittens like to put things in their mouth. Sometimes that might mean a kitten is eating cat litter. Here are a few thoughts on what might be going on.
Category: Pet Health
Health Problems in Labradoodles: What You Need to Know About Doodles
The doodle craze is just like every other breed craze where popularity leads to problematic breeding.
Doggy Sunglasses: Does Your Pup Need Eye Protection?
There are specific circumstances where dogs may indeed benefit from wearing doggy sunglasses or goggles. Here’s what you need to know.
Reverse Sneezing in Dogs: Yes, It’s a Thing (Here’s What to Know)
Episodes of reverse sneezing in dogs usually last a minute or less. This snorting is your dog’s attempt to clear the back of their throat from irritants.
Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA): A Cause of Blindness in Dogs
If your pet is having trouble navigating or keeps bumping into things, PRA might be a possible cause.
Are Steroids Safe for Cats and Dogs? (It’s About Benefits vs. Risk.)
Steroids have a bad reputation, but they can potentially do a lot of good for your pet if used responsibly.
Pet Microchips: How They Work, and Why They’re Important
What are the costs and benefits of pet microchips? Find out the details and why you should consider getting one for your dog or cat.
Vaccines: The Pros and Cons of Vaccinating Your Dog or Cat
In this expert guide, we discuss the pros and cons of vaccinating your dog or cat — and what to expect after your pet gets vaccinated.
8 Reasons Your Dog May Be Coughing
The most common causes of coughing in a dog include kennel cough, chronic bronchitis and collapsing trachea.
Cat Scared of the Vet? Best Advice — From Carrier, to Car, to Exam Table.
If your cat is scared of the vet and fights you on getting into the carrier, read these expert tips to make your vet visit go much easier.
An Expert Guide to Pet Dental Exams
Here’s what you should expect when the veterinarian says your pet needs a dental exam or procedure. Plus, the facts versus myths.
What to Do When Your Dog Is Vomiting Yellow Bile
Is your older dog vomiting yellow bile, especially in the morning? Here’s what you should know.
How to Care for and Brush Your Cat’s Teeth: An Expert Guide
When you commit to a dental care routine for your cat, the results are amazing. This expert guide includes step-by-step toothbrushing instructions.
How to Care for and Brush Your Dog’s Teeth: An Expert Guide
When you commit to a dental care routine for your dog, the results are amazing. This expert guide includes step-by-step toothbrushing instructions.
Veterinary Telemedicine During COVID-19: What to Expect
Veterinary telemedicine can never replace an in-office exam. But during the COVID-19 pandemic especially, it can be a game-changer for people with pets.