Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Vegan Cat Diet – Is It Healthy for our Cats?

A Vegan Cat Diet – Is that healthy for our cats?  For that matter, is any cat vegetarian diet acceptable?  I would love to hear your comments. 

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Dog Food Nutrition Facts – They Are Not Pretty

Are you knowledgeable in dog food nutrition facts?  If you are, then you know that dog food is a major dog health issue. 

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Dog Health Issues – Dog Heartworm Prevention

Dog Heartworm Prevention is critical to our dogs’ health.  Cases of heartworm have shown up in every state in the country.  There are treatments for heartworm.  But in most cases, little can be done for dogs in the late stages … Continue reading

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Weight Management for Dogs – Who or What is Responsible?

Weight management for dogs is extremely important, just as it is with humans.  Who is responsible for weight management for dogs? 

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Adopt a Puppy from a Shelter or Other Sources-A Big Decision

Adopt a Puppy from a Shelter or Other Sources.  This is a big decision that faces many families this Christmas.  There are many places to find a new puppy.  

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More Safety Tips for Dogs in the Winter

This post discusses more safety tips for dogs in the winter.  I have discussed some of these issues before.  Here are several more to consider. 

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The Best Glucosamine Supplements for Dogs

The Best Glucosamine Supplements for Dogs – For many years, veterinarians have pushed prescription drugs for dealing with joint pain in dogs and cats.  Most of these drugs were prescribed for the purpose of suppressing pain in animals. Today more … Continue reading

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Safety Tips for Dogs in the Winter – Dog Health Issues

Little emphasis is placed on safety tips for dogs in the winter.  As we prepare for the cold months of the year, we generally forget about our pets. 

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Veterinarian Fees for Dogs May Prevent Regular Checkups

Do veterinarian fees for dogs prevent regular checkups and office visits?  Over 50% of those who do not make routine visits indicate that cost is a factor.  These owners take the dog to the vet in case of a serious … Continue reading

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