Entries by Erin Kistner

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Questions To Ask Before Anesthesia

Post by: Dr. Phil Zeltzman, DVM, DACVS, CVJ Dog Surgery A-Z Kelly Serfas, a Certified Veterinary Technician in Bethlehem, PA, contributed to this article. Anesthesia can be scary. In addition to understanding the particulars of anesthesia, make sure you understand the real risks for your particular pet by asking following questions of your vet, general […]

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All About Service & Assistance Dogs

In Celebration of National Service/Guide Dog Month, we’re sharing this great article from Jenna Stregowski, RVT at The Spruce Pet. You have probably heard the terms service dog and assistance dog before, but do you know what these terms truly mean? Generally speaking, a service dog or assistance dog is a working dog specially trained to help […]

100 Interesting Dog Facts

  From the Doggington Post Did you know dogs aren’t actually color blind? How about that the Newfoundland has webbed feet to help it swim? Or, that a third of all pet owners have admitted to speaking to their dog over the answering machine when they weren’t at home? Read these and other weird facts […]

9 Crazy Cat Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

From CatsOnCatnip For everything that we love and adore about cats, there are equally confusing, head-scratching things about them as well. We know they are creative when bathing themselves, cough up hairballs, purr for a variety of reasons, and that they are spunky, personality-driven creatures but there are so many things many of us often […]

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National Lost Pet Prevention Month

Article sourced from PetPlace One of the scariest experiences you can have as a pet parent is to lose your animal. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, or ASPCA, looked into how many pets get lost every year. The organization found that 15 percent of pet guardians had lost a dog or […]