Monday, November 18, 2019

A Brief Biology of Cannabis

Cannabis sativa is believed to have evolved in the Steppes of Central Asia in an area that is now Mongolia and southern Siberia.  Two...
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Keeping Your Cat Safe During the Holidays

The holidays bring potential dangers to curious cats. Seemingly benign decorations can turn into a medical emergency if ingested, for example. To follow are...

So You Think You Want A Snake

Although definitely not for everyone, snakes can make an excellent addition to any family. Personally, I have kept snakes as pets since I was...

Warning Signs That Your Cat Might Need To See The Vet

Cats are pros at hiding their illnesses. Call it natural instinct or just a typical stubborn streak, but they sometimes hide their illnesses so...

Mitral Valve Disease in Dogs

Heart disease is one of the most common age-related illnesses we see in dogs. While there are many potential factors that can contribute to...

What Pet Health Care Plan is Best for Your Pet?

Your choice of insurance plan may depend on such factors as your dog’s lifestyle, age, general health at adoption/purchase, and, of course, your budget. Choosing...

Diagnosing and Managing Osteoarthritis

Ask yourself: Does your pet seem stiff in the morning? Is your cat avoiding their cat tree? Is your dog moving a little slower...

The SNIP Bus Makes Pet Care Easy

Imagine taking your pet on a two-hour bus trip to see the nearest veterinarian, only to discover you can’t afford the preventive care or...

CBD For Pets: What You Need To Know

We’ve all heard the stories about how cannabidiol, or CBD, is being used as a natural remedy for all kinds of ailments, from curing...

Before You Count Your Chickens

Cock-a-doodle-dooo … wait, not quite. Hens are a lot quieter than roosters, and that’s one of the reasons they’ve become the latest popular pet...