Category: Pet Health

Pets and Human Illness

Dog on Couch with Books and DrinkConcerned that Fido might catch your yucky winter cold? Or that petting Kitty could spread your nasty flu germs to others in your household? When we're coughing and sneezing, we know to stay away from other people. But do you need to stay away from your pet, too?Not at all, say preventive medicine experts at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. In fact, "pet therapy" might be just what a doctor would order.

Inappropriate Urination in Cats

Cat on BedYour feline just urinated where? Inappropriate urination in cats can be due to a whole slew of different reasons from the litter box not being clean to Feline Lower Urinary Tract Infections to Urinary Blockage or even Diabetes.