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Managing Multi-pet Mealtimes

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

It can be hard to keep cats and dogs from eating each other’s food, but it can be important to do your best, especially when those foods aren’t the same or pets have different calorie needs. Here’s tips on how to make it work.

What are these numbers? Nutrition Math 101

Friday, November 11th, 2016

What do the numbers on the back of the pet food bag mean? If you’ve ever been confused by what to do with those numbers, we’re going to break down the basics of pet food nutrition math.

Clinical Case Challenge: Nutrition

Friday, October 21st, 2016

History/Case Details Cole, a 10-year-old male neutered Dalmatian, was presented to the Cummings Veterinary Medical Center’s Emergency Service with stranguria. He had a large, unexpressable bladder, a III/VI systolic murmur on the left side, ventral… Read More

Premium pet foods – are they worth the premium price?

Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Are premium pet foods worth the premium price, or can you save money without compromising your pet’s health? We discuss what premiumization means for pet food and why premium foods may not always be the best nutritional value.

Aging Gracefully: Nutrition Tips for Senior Pets

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Foster Hospital for Small Animals invites you to a complimentary, informational webinar on nutrition tips for our senior pets. Join us online to learn more on April 27, 2016 at 6:30 P.M.

Creature Feature

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Cailin Heinze explains why a diet of canned meat or fish is not balanced enough for cats and dogs. Arkansas Democrat-Gazette March 9, 2016 Read full article at: http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2016/mar/09/creature-feature-20160309/?f=features-family

Cat eating canned cat food

Animal Instinct

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Tufts scientists seek to put some evidence behind what we intuitively know is a wonderful thing: our special relationship with the animals in our lives.

Lisa Freeman, DVM, PhD, DACVN

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

By Sandy Quadros Bowles As a girl growing up in Florida, Lisa Freeman dreamed of becoming an equine veterinarian. That was not such an unusual plan for a girl who grew up riding horses. Unlike… Read More