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  • Apr 11 2019

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    National Pet Day

    Today is National Pet Day! National Pet Day was started in 2006 to celebrate the joy that pets bring to our lives, and remind us to consider pet adoption and helping pets - and pet owners - in need. …

  • Apr 04 2019

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    April is Heartworm Awareness Month

    As the snow melts, temperatures rise, and we see our neighbors outside again, we will soon see the mosquitoes too. While mosquitoes may seem to be nothing more than an annoyance to our enjoyment of…

  • Mar 28 2019

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    Ferrets and Rats!

    Ferrets and rats are sometimes feared and often misunderstood. With April 2nd dedicated as Ferret Day and April 4th as Rat Day, now is a great time to learn a little more about them. …

  • Jun 01 2012

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    Is having a dog under your desk better than having the corner office?

    We all know the feeling. You get home from a tough day at work: you’re tired, you’re stressed, you’re preoccupied with the day’s events. But then, you open your door, and there’s the dog,…

  • Jun 01 2012

    Tick Prevention

    Tick season is upon us again. Or at least, it is now in full swing, as ticks have been found on dogs even in northern areas in the winter. Along with these ticks come conversations about what is or…

  • Apr 30 2012

    New Virus May Cause Chronic Kidney Disease in Cats

    Some cases of kidney disease in cats may have a viral origin

  • Apr 30 2012

    Dog Returns from the (Presumed) Dead

    From Wichita, KS, comes a story of many brave firefighters, one scared owner, and a terrified dog. John Huy, a retired aviation engineer, was walking his 100-pound pit bull/Labrador mix,Taz, in the…