For many of us, a seriously ill pet is our worst nightmare. Our furry companions are real members of the family, with paws wrapped tightly about our heartstrings. When Fido or Fluffy experiences a life-threatening illness or accident, it is truly devastating. And not just to our minds. A pet emergency can also devastate our pocketbook.
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We’ve all heard of bloat in cows, but did you know that dogs can also get bloat? Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus (GDV) is a condition that occurs in large and giant breed dogs, where the stomach becomes filled with air … read more
While many of us have at least one first aid kit under a bathroom sink, we don’t often think about the need for a first aid kit for our four-legged friends. Taking the time to put together a first aid … read more
I think my Chihuahua swallowed a penny a day or two ago. Now she is lethargic and has blood in her urine. Do you think these are connected? read more
If a disaster strikes, are you prepared? Disasters can happen anywhere at any time. The public doesn't usually get a lot of notice before a disaster strikes, so you must be prepared in advance and know what to do quickly … read more