An ER Euthanizes a Beloved Pet. This is What You Should Know:

There are certain calls to news editors that prove irresistible. I imagine in this day and age of ratings and clicks mattering more than actual investigative reporting, nothing makes editors salivate more than the tale of a devastated family and the greedy, … Continue reading

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I know a reputable pilot who has flown many dogs a…

I know a reputable pilot who has flown many dogs around the country to get them to safe places. His insurance does not allow him to fly outside the US. He is willing to make arrangements to take dogs should … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Know If Elon Musk Has Pets?

Dear Elon, Hello! I would like to congratulate you on the roaring success of Tesla, in particular the Model X. I see them driving around when I’m out walking my dog and I spend a lot of time daydreaming about … Continue reading

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Five Things You Need to Know About the Delta Pet Policy

The internet was abuzz this week with word about the changes to Delta’s pet flying policy. And as tends to happen, people got about 75% of the way there before they took a sharp left turn and read it incorrectly. Here … Continue reading

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The Big 5 of Vet Med: You know you’re a vet when….

If you have ever had the good fortune to go on safari, you know that everyone talks about the “Big 5″: rhino, lions, elephants, cape buffalo, and leopards. The term was coined by game hunters and refers to the difficulty … Continue reading

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What You Should Know About Dog Ticks and Lyme Disease

What You Should Know About Dog Ticks and Lyme Disease Not Lyme, thankfully, but dog ticks can give you Rocky Mountain spotted fever, which can be just as serious, and even fatal. Despite the name, this infection happens throughout the … Continue reading

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Soldier Dogs

Editor’s note: This story originally ran in March of 2012. We’re rerunning in honor of K9 Veteran’s Day, March 13, 2015. Until the now-famous Navy SEAL Team Six raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound last year, most people had no … Continue reading

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The SHOCKING TRUTH about cancer they don’t want you to know

Cancer. It’s scary stuff. Every day, I hear another story of an elderly dog and cat diagnosed with neoplasia, and my heart hurts for those dealing with it. Without a doubt, cancer sucks, and every new breakthrough is a gift. There’s lots … Continue reading

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Three things to know about the jerky illnesses

Let’s imagine, for a moment, that there is a serial killer loose in your town. One by one, he picks little kids off from the local playground, and it’s horrible and awful. The police are working around the clock, but … Continue reading

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10 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas (That I Know My Mom Would Adore)

1. Mother’s Day Pendant ($ 58), Kate Spade  //  2. Wall-Mounted Teardrop Vase ($ 4.95), CB2 3. Gigi Bracelet ($ 18.90), Shopbop  // 4. Mr. Boddington’s Mistral Soap ($ 8), Anthropologie 5. Mother’s Day Taster Snack Kit (Small: $ 45, … Continue reading

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