All throughout the year, your pets share their unconditional love. The holidays are a wonderful opportunity to show your pet that you care. While you’re at it, show some love to your pet-loving friends by getting a little something for them to gift their pet pals too! They’ll appreciate the gesture, plus it’s always fun to “share the love” that pets bring with your friends!
The holidays are a time filled with family traditions, dazzling decorations and festive twinkling lights…but sometimes these new additions to your home can create hazardous conditions for your pets. With just a few simple steps, you can ensure a safe and happy holiday for you and your pet this season.
The illness we call “mange” on dogs is actually sarcoptic mange, also known as canine scabies. It’s not an illness but rather an infestation of microscopic mites – the parasite known as Sarcoptes scaeibi.
In the past, “feline panleukopenia” also known as “FP” or “feline distemper, was a leading cause of death in cats. This is a highly contagious, hardy viral disease caused by the feline parovirus. Today, thanks to the widespread effectiveness of the vaccine, it is less common.