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“Sibling” Rivalry

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

How to recognize that what looks like serious fighting isn’t — and what to do when it is.

Protect Your Cat From Fleas

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

These tiny insects can cause your pet a variety of health issues. Understand that indoor cats can sometimes be at risk, too, so here’s how to be proactive.

Dear Doctor: What should I feed my cats?

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

We are growing increasingly concerned with the reports of tainted pet food — food recalls, sudden deaths, etc. and we want to know how to best protect our beloved pets.

Fighting canine ALS

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

“Giving these pets another one-and-a-half to two years of life would be a major success,” Dominik Faissler said. “Better yet, we’d be doing something for dogs that at the same time contributes to human medicine.”

Fighting Canine ALS

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Human patients could benefit from a study that's underway in dogs with a fatal paralytic disease A gene-silencing therapy under development for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is being tested at Tufts in dogs… Read More

Feeding Horses with Endocrine Disorders

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Feeding horses with conditions such as pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction (equine Cushing’s disease) involves managing hyperinsulinemia.

7 Causes of Weight Loss in Pets

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

While controlled weight loss, planned in conjunction with a veterinarian or veterinary nutritionist, is incredibly beneficial for pets that are overweight, there are certain forms of weight loss in animals that can be concerning.