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Does Bravecto Kill Dogs?

Does Bravecto Kill Dogs?

Find Answers Quickly —   Who says that Bravecto® flea and tick medication is killing dogs? In a June 2015 Facebook post, a family reported that one of their dogs had died within a day of being given Bravecto® (Fluralaner) chews and that another of their dogs had...

When Should I Call the Vet for My Vomiting Dog?

When Should I Call the Vet for My Vomiting Dog?

Find Answers Quickly —     Your Dog is Throwing Up—Now What? Why is your dog not eating? When shsould you be concerned about your dog's throwing up? Maybe your pup has an upset stomach and is throwing up yellow liquid. It’s never easy having a vomiting dog...

How Much is a Vet Visit?

How Much is a Vet Visit?

Quick Links for Quick Answers —   Planning for Veterinary Care: Whether you're a dog person or a cat person, owning a pet is an extraordinary journey. It's also a tremendous commitment. As a pet owner, you're responsible for their health and well-being, which...

Coronavirus and COVID-19 in Dogs and Cats

Coronavirus and COVID-19 in Dogs and Cats

Get Answers Quickly —   Coronavirus Worldwide Pandemic The virus that causes COVID-19 (known as the novel coronavirus or by it’s scientific name—SARS-CoV-2) has caused a worldwide crisis that continues to grow in intensity. The health & economic fallout has...

How Much Does it Cost to Board A Dog?

How Much Does it Cost to Board A Dog?

Quick Answers —     Common Dog Boarding Questions For dog owners, two important questions to consider before a vacation are: Where is the best dog boarding near me? How much does it cost to board a dog near me? What are the average dog kennel prices? Should...

Can Your Pet Give You Coronavirus?

Can Your Pet Give You Coronavirus?

Quick Links —   Discovery of the First Cases of COVID-19 in Pets There is no evidence dogs and cats are actively spreading the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) to people, but infected people have transmitted this virus to their pets. Now there is more evidence that...

Is your Dog Overweight? Don’t Be Dogged by Guilt!

Is your Dog Overweight? Don’t Be Dogged by Guilt!

Get Answers Quickly —     People Worry They're Failing their 4-Legged Friends A large survey by a UK pet insurer found that 1 in 4 dog parents and 1 in 5 cat parents fear their vet personally judges how well they care for their pet. Are you biting your nails...

Preventing Dehydration in Your Pet

Preventing Dehydration in Your Pet

Dehydration is excessive loss of water from the body (typically through vomiting and/or diarrhea) or inappropriate intake of water into the body (decreased thirst). The most common mistake with a vomiting pet is to encourage food and water intake while the pet is...

How Often Should You Wash Your Pet’s Dish?

How Often Should You Wash Your Pet’s Dish?

Have you ever wondered how often you should wash your pet’s food and water dishes? The answer may surprise you. You should wash your pet’s dishes after every single use, just as you would do for your own dishes. Most pet parents that ask us this question say that...