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6 Medical Conditions That Dogs Can Sniff Out

6 Medical Conditions That Dogs Can Sniff Out

admin February 29, 2016 0

Dogs are famous for their sense of smell. With about 220 million scent receptors (compared to our 5 million), dogs can smell things that seem unfathomable to us. They can detect some odors in

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Can the Zika Virus Affect Pets?

Can the Zika Virus Affect Pets?

admin February 6, 2016 0

The once-obscure Zika virus is now making daily headlines as it surfaces in more countries and health officials rush to make recommendations to keep it from spreading. We know the virus is primarily spread

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Colorado Dog Gets Stoned for Days After Ingesting Marijuana

Colorado Dog Gets Stoned for Days After Ingesting Marijuana

admin September 19, 2015 Comments Off on Colorado Dog Gets Stoned for Days After Ingesting Marijuana

Katherine Edwards took her dog Bodhi for a walk on Tuesday night and hours later, he began acting bizarrely. “His behavior was so drastic, so scary,” she told NBC 11. “He lost control of

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Snack Bags Can Be Deadly For Pets

Snack Bags Can Be Deadly For Pets

admin June 18, 2015 Comments Off on Snack Bags Can Be Deadly For Pets

When Bonnie Odem Harlan’s son brought a mixed-breed puppy home from college in 2008, she didn’t expect to fall in love with the dog her son had named Blue. However, she bonded with the

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Don’t Let Your Beagle Eat Peanut Butter With Xylitol

Don’t Let Your Beagle Eat Peanut Butter With Xylitol

admin June 11, 2015 Comments Off on Don’t Let Your Beagle Eat Peanut Butter With Xylitol

Most dogs love peanut butter, including mine. When he tries to distract me in the middle of the afternoon while I’m working, I can almost always turn his attention away from me by filling

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Pets With Benefits: Your Constant Companion and Multiple Sclerosis

Pets With Benefits: Your Constant Companion and Multiple Sclerosis

admin October 24, 2014 Comments Off on Pets With Benefits: Your Constant Companion and Multiple Sclerosis

Alex O’Connor sometimes can’t sleep from the pain caused by her multiple sclerosis. O’Connor hates to wake her husband, but she knows she’s not alone if pain disturbs her slumber. “When I’m in pain

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