Zinc Poisoning in Dogs

Zinc Poisoning in Dogs

I was reading an article recently and the person was describing symptoms their dog was experiencing. They took the dog to the vet and described the symptoms. We will all recognize these symptoms. He is not acting right. Tired, threw-up once, just seems off. It started...

Mold In Your Home: Your Furry Friends Are At Risk

Many people don’t realize that a small amount of water or moisture in their homes can quickly create the conditions for mold growth. Mold isn’t just a financial worry — it is a health hazard for humans and pets alike. Airborne mold can cause all types of...

Dogs in the DogDays of Summer and Hot Cars

I have the official info about leaving dogs (or children for that matter) in a car during the summer or warm temps.  I know there is a huge debate over this where people get their windows bashed-in because of a concerned and a pet in the car.  The car owner gets very...

Dangers of Mushrooms, mold and other Fungi

We have been getting a lot of rain this year.  The rain may have caused mushrooms to come up in your yard.  I have never paid these much attention and did not realize how dangerous – MUSHROOMS can be to your pets.  I have not really thought about this until the other...

Why do dogs drool?

This is an article we found on FamilyPet NewsPAWpaper.  It is interesting for those of us who have big time slobber kings and queens… Why do some dogs drool? Many dogs drool for a variety of reasons. It’s common for dogs to drool, or salivate, at the sight or...

Cats and Coffee…They don’t mix!

We never knew that cats have big problems with caffeine.  This article from FamilyPet NewsPAWpaper gives us new light on the issues with felines getting too much caffeine… What is the danger of letting my cat drink coffee? Cats are often very curious about...