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How To Get Your Cat Used To A Carrier

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 07.19.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

One of the reasons many cat guardians are so reluctant to take their pet to the vet, or anywhere, is because most kitties fight tooth-and-nail to avoi...

Dog Rescued From Fighting Gets Held Like A Big Baby Now

The Dodo | Annum Masroor | Posted 05.14.2016 | Good News

Rambo, a pit bull who was found in the woods and close to death, has come so far since his rescue....

Lucky Dog Survives 300-Foot Fall After Leaping Off Cliff

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.11.2016 | Weird News

A plucky pooch is lucky to be alive after leaping off a cliff in Utah. Toby, the 1-year-old English sheepdog-poodle, was on a trail ride with his owne...

Adopting A Dog: 7 Questions to Ask Yourself

Donna Solomon, DVM | Posted 03.15.2016 | Chicago
Donna Solomon, DVM

In the Chicago Tribune "Ask Amy" column dated March 8, 2016, advice columnist Amy Dickinson responded to a lonely middle- aged woman's plea for advice...

4 Pet Myths That Nearly Everyone Believes

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 02.11.2016 | OWN

Even the most experienced, well-intentioned pet owners can get it wrong sometimes. According to veterinarian Barbara Royal, there are several pet-rela...

What Your Veterinarian Wishes You'd Stop Feeding Your Pets

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 01.26.2016 | OWN

Sure, a pet's diet primarily consists of pet food, but every once in a while, some dog and cat owners mix things up a bit and give their animals a tas...

What Over The Counter Remedies May Help My Sick Dog?

Posted 10.13.2015 | Home

We had two wonderful dog experts on the show this week. Cesar Millan, the original “Dog Whisperer” himself, came by to talk about dealing with our...

Dr. Rosenthal Gives Us The Scoop On Feeding Your Dog The Right Food

Posted 10.13.2015 | Home

We had two wonderful dog experts on the show this week. Cesar Millan, the original “Dog Whisperer” himself, came by to talk about dealing with our...

Dr. Rosenthal's Tips On Keeping Your Dog Warm This Winter

Posted 10.13.2015 | Home

We had two wonderful dog experts on the show this week. Cesar Millan, the original “Dog Whisperer” himself, came by to talk about dealing with our...

Tips On How To Protect Your Dogs From Ticks

Posted 10.13.2015 | Home

We had two wonderful dog experts on the show this week. Cesar Millan, the original “Dog Whisperer” himself, came by to talk about dealing with our...

How To Crate Your Dog For Travel With Cesar Millan

Posted 10.13.2015 | Home

We had two wonderful dog experts on the show this week. Cesar Millan, the original “Dog Whisperer” himself, came by to talk about dealing with our...

Mondays With Marlo - Healthy Dog Tips With Cesar Millan and Dr. Kim Rosenthal

Posted 10.19.2015 | Home

We all love our dogs, but let’s face it - woman’s (and man’s) best friend may not always be the easiest creature to communicate with. And as the...

'Dead' Dog On The Road Saved By The Kindest Man Ever

The Dodo | Annum Masroor | Posted 08.08.2015 | Green

David Loop was on his way to work when he spotted a the lifeless body of a small white dog lying in the middle of a Los Angeles road. A dashboard came...

From Here to Eternity, Changing the Animal Control Universe for Community Cats

Becky Robinson | Posted 07.10.2016 | Green
Becky Robinson

As New Horizons makes its final approach, it does so due to the corrective measures its advocates used to help it reach its target. Similarly, the insights, inspiration, and new information collected at the Best Friends National Conference will help advocates reach our target.

The Heartbreak Of Losing Our Family Pet

Teresa Kindred | Posted 06.16.2015 | Fifty
Teresa Kindred

Last night while the whole family was gathered together to watch a basketball game we noticed Murphy, our Cocker Spaniel, was acting strangely. I called the vet and described his behavior and she advised me to bring him in to the office. I

Daring Veterinarian Traverses Far-Flung Places In Hawaiian Islands To Treat Wild Animals

The Associated Press | Sue Manning | Posted 04.02.2015 | Good News

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Not every veterinarian would call it paradise. Scott Sims gets to far-flung locales in the Hawaiian Islands by flying a plane he...

Dog With Bent Legs And Curved Spine From Awful Living Conditions Gets A New, Loving Start

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.25.2014 | Good News

This dog with a dark past is now looking toward a bright future. Earlier this month, Second Chance Rescue in New York City received a plea for hel...

21 Ways You Know You've Done Your Dog Wrong

Sarah Hodgson | Posted 02.09.2015 | Green
Sarah Hodgson

When I ask a few probing questions, I discover that well-intentioned pet owners have often been influenced by professional dog trainers who market negative reinforcement and all the paraphernalia that goes along with it.

Divorce Confidential: Crafting a Creative Pet Parenting Plan

Caroline Choi | Posted 01.19.2015 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

It's no surprise pet parents are becoming a lot more serious about pet custody. The need to divide this member of your home can be painful and hold so much more value than the division of material possessions.

Safely Living With Pets: Don't Let Your Pet Lick Your Face and Other Helpful Tips

Donna Solomon, DVM | Posted 01.04.2015 | Chicago
Donna Solomon, DVM

Am I concerned that I may catch a disease from my pet? Yes, as a practicing veterinarian I am acutely aware of bacterial, viral, fungal and parasitic diseases that can be transmitted between animals and humans, called zoonotic diseases.

Who Gets The Pets In A Divorce?

Caroline Choi | Posted 11.24.2014 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

Pet custody is another issue that adds to the many layers of divorce. The implementation of a pet parenting plan may be something to consider, especially if it helps lessen the sense of loss you may feel and experience during the divorce process.

Nanning Diary: Turning a Bear Bile Farm Into a Sanctuary, Peace by Piece

Jill Robinson | Posted 08.12.2014 | Green
Jill Robinson

This was field work in the raw, where six bears were going to be anesthetized and examined -- undergoing procedures to remove pain they had been suffering for years.

BaneCat Goes To The Vet

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 06.10.2014 | Comedy

BaneCat is back -- and he's even less happy than he was before! In this latest episode from BloodBlitz, the cat (actually and somewhat ironically n...

Marijuana and Your Pet: Not a Good Time

Donna Solomon, DVM | Posted 07.02.2014 | Chicago
Donna Solomon, DVM

Since the legalization of marijuana in some communities in United States, the accidental ingestion of marijuana by our pets has risen. The Animal Poison Control Center has reported a 30 percent rise in the number of calls it has received for toxic ingestion of marijuana in the last three years.

Dancing With the Devil: A Puppy Mill Retailer

Donna Solomon, DVM | Posted 06.16.2014 | Chicago
Donna Solomon, DVM

I'm proud that I live in Chicago, a city that just banned the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits from commercial breeders (puppy mills) to Chicago retailers. I believe that this ban will be a great step toward the annihilation of the pet mill industry.