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The Facts on Cat Fever

Cat fever is earmarked by several symptoms, but feeling hot to the touch isn't usually one of them. Here's how to figure if your cat has a fever and what to do. A fever isn't fun for anyone, including your cat. Complicating a cat fever is the... more


Sarcoma in Dogs: What You Need to Know

Sarcoma in dogs is rare, but can be very aggressive. Learn what to look for and hear from owners who've been there. It's hard to keep track of everything that could harm your beloved dog. Even when something is uncommon and almost unheard of, like sarcoma in dogs... more


Dog Bladder Infection: 7 Tips To Help Your Dog

A dog bladder infection can be hard for owners to identify and confusing for your dog, who feels a constant need to toilet. Learn how to identify a bladder infection in your dog and what to do to help your four-legged companion. A dog bladder infection is fairly common. What... more


My Dog Won't Eat: 5 Things to Help Even the Pickiest Pooch Love His Food

Wondering what to do when your dog won't eat? Try these tips from vets. It may be your most simpatico relationship, but despite you and your pooch's uncanny ability to understand each other, there's no comprehending why he's gone off his food. It can be troubling... more


Dog Seizures: 10 Ways to Prevent and Treat Them

If your dog is having seizures it can be scary for you and those who care for your dog. Read on to learn the best ways to handle them. Dog seizures are scary and unsettling. Seizures are complex and can't always be prevented. In most cases, the underlying cause... more


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Every use zykene for dog anxiety?

Our vet recommended zylkene or prozac for our 6 year old mutt. Anyone have any feedback on either medication? I lean towards zylkene, as it's more 'natural' but feel weird medicating my dog! He has developed more anxiety over the past few years - very reactive to strangers/dogs walking by... more


How to tell if your cat is pregnant: 5 tell-tale signs

It can happen to the best pet parents. Your indoor cat slips outside and now you're wondering if she's expecting kittens. If she isn't fixed, just one single encounter can result in pregnancy. "Cats are incredibly efficient breeders, so if you have an unspayed female cat who... more


Cat Love Bites: A Unique Form of Communication

Have you ever wondered why your cat gives you a gentle bite during a moment of affection? Here's everything you need to know about cat love bites! Does your cat ever give you a little nibble or your arm or leg during a moment of affection? If so, you... more