What to do if Your Dog Eats Chicken Bones

What to do if Your Dog Eats Chicken Bones

This is a wonderful time of year filled with precious family moments, squeals of delight from little kids opening presents, and lots of great food. Your pets enjoy it, too, especially dogs with the uncanny ability to be in the right place to receive a handout or two—or perhaps grab one on his own. Can… Read more »

Common Kitchen Hazards for Your Pet(s)

Common Kitchen Hazards for Your Pet(s)

Every home contains a variety of everyday items and substances that can be dangerous or even fatal if ingested by pets. You can protect your pet’s health by becoming aware of the most common health hazards found in many pet-owning households. Common hazards in the kitchen include: Foods Many foods are perfectly safe for humans,… Read more »

Pain Medication (NSAIDs) and Your Cat: What You Should Know

Pain Medication (NSAIDs) and Your Cat: What You Should Know

A ‘painkiller’ known as a ‘non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug’ (or NSAID) has been prescribed for your cat. These drugs are commonly used in humans and animals to help relieve pain, fever and inflammation – most commonly associated with degenerative joint disease (arthritis). Controlling your cat’s pain is crucial for its welfare. Many cats greatly benefit from… Read more »