How to Spot and Treat Ear Mites in Dogs and Cats

Spot and Treat Ear Mites in Dogs & Cats | Veterinarians.com

Spot and Treat Ear Mites in Dogs & Cats | Veterinarians.com

How to Spot and Treat Ear Mites in Dogs and Cats

By Dr Bruce Little

Otodectes cynotis, more commonly called ear mites, have been found in dogs, cats, foxes and ferrets worldwide. Ear mites are common in young dogs and cats, and generally confin

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Happy Halloween! Our Favorite Halloween Costumes For Dogs This Year

Photos: Our Favorite Halloween Costumes For Dogs! | Veterinarians.com

Photos: Our Favorite Halloween Costumes For Dogs! | Veterinarians.com

Happy Halloween! Our Favorite Halloween Costumes For Dogs This Year

Since our headquarters is in New York City, we were lucky to be able to attend this year’s Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade, held in the Lower East Side of Manhatta

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Which Cats are Hypoallergenic

Which Cats are Hypoallergenic? | Veterinarians.com

Which Cats are Hypoallergenic? | Veterinarians.com

Which Cats are Hypoallergenic?

Are Sphynx Cats Hypoallergenic? Read on.

Most people think their allergic reactions to cats come from the animals’ fur. In reality, the source of the allergy originates in the saliva of the cat. When cats gr

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Cat Sounds: What Do They Mean

Cat Sounds: What Do They Mean? | Veterinarians.com

Cat Sounds: What Do They Mean? | Veterinarians.com

Cat Sounds: What Do They Mean?

Every cat owner knows that cats are good at vocalizing their needs. Some cats talk more than others, but you know your cat wants something when he starts meowing. He might want to go outside, or maybe he is hungry. B

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from-the-vet-biggest-pet-peeves

From the Vet: Biggest Pet Peeves | Veterinarians.com

From the Vet: Biggest Pet Peeves | Veterinarians.com

From the Vet: Biggest Pet Peeves

Like anyone, veterinarians have challenges in their profession. It’s not always cute puppies and kittens! In fact, veterinary medicine, while largely rewarding, can be a stressful field. Oftentimes, pet owner

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4 Reasons to Keep Chickens

4 Reasons to Keep Chickens | Veterinarians.com

4 Reasons to Keep Chickens | Veterinarians.com

4 Reasons to Keep Chickens

Chickens aren’t typically first on the list when it comes to pets. You might not even consider them at all! But keeping them can be just as rewarding as having a dog or cat. Chickens are also a good way to enhance

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Plants That Are Poisonous to Pets

Plants That Are Poisonous to Pets | Veterinarians.com

Plants That Are Poisonous to Pets | Veterinarians.com

Plants That Are Poisonous to Pets

Houseplants help make a home more inviting and warm. However, if you have a dog or cat as well, be aware that they may chew on them, and some houseplants are extremely toxic to pets.

While most plant toxins can

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How to Find a Veterinarian

How to Find a Veterinarian | Veterinarians.com

How to Find a Veterinarian | Veterinarians.com

How to Find a Veterinarian

Finding a veterinarian is one of the most important parts of pet ownership. Not only finding a good veterinarian, but also finding an animal hospital with good technicians and support staff. This is key to a long and hea

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How to Introduce a Kitten into Your Home

How to Introduce a Kitten into Your Home | Veterinarians.com

How to Introduce a Kitten into Your Home | Veterinarians.com

How to Introduce a Kitten into Your Home

You fell in love with a kitten at your local pet adoption center, and you’ve decided to take them home. This can be an exciting time for both of you, but it’s also a transition and a period of a

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Health Benefits of Owning a Pet

Health Benefits of Owning a Pet | Veterinarians.com

Health Benefits of Owning a Pet | Veterinarians.com

Health Benefits of Owning a Pet

Pet ownership comes with a lot of responsibility, but it isn’t without its rewards. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, pets can decrease blood pressure, cholesterol, and triglyceride

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