Source: Do Dogs Dream?
Our pets often hide their pain. Cats, especially are experts at masking pain. As a pet parent, it is important that you are aware of changes in your pets behavior that may indicate pain. Subtle signs may include pets who no longer want to jump up, or are reluctant to go up or down stairs. […]
Source: New 3D-printed Mask Helps Heal Puppys Fractured Skull
You’re probably already aware of the risks posed by warm weather and leaving pets in hot cars, but did you know that cold weather also poses serious threats to your pets’ health? Here are some tips to keep your pets safe during cold weather: Winter wellness: Has your pet had his/her preventive care exam (wellness […]
Sources: Stony Brook University; Science Daily By analyzing the DNA of two prehistoric dogs from Germany, an international research team has determined that their genomes were the probable ancestors of modern European dogs. The finding suggests a single domestication event of modern dogs from a population of gray wolves that occurred between 20,000 and 40,000 […]
Nationwide serves up the wackiest names in an epic lineup of punny honorifics, appalling appellations and silly sobriquets. Source: Little Booty Ham Sandwich and more wacky pet names of 2017
Sago palms are popular outdoor plants in the southern United States—and are also becoming popular indoor house plants throughout other areas of the country. While sago palms (Cycas revoluta) are the more commonly recognized plant, coontie palms (Zamia integrifolia) and cardboard palms (Zamia furfurecea) cause similar problems. Collectively these plants are referred to as cycads. […]