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What every dog parent should know about canine influenza

The flu doesn’t just affect people. Horses, pigs, cattle, birds and, yes, that’s right, dogs, can also catch their own specific types of flu.
Cats

What your cat's eyes can tell you about her health

They say that the eyes are the window to the soul, but can they also be a harbinger of disease?
Pet Health

Trim the fat on Pet Obesity Awareness Day

Not only is nearly half of the adult dog and cat population overweight, but a full quarter of cats and a fifth of dogs are classified as obese.
Cats

Stem cell therapy and kidney disease

The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine is pioneering a new procedure using adult stem cells to facilitate kidney transplantation in cats.
Pet Health

Muscle stiffness in dogs

Muscle stiffness, tremors, and seizures all have many possible underlying causes, but a tiny parasite could actually be the source of the issue.
Pet Health

Arthritis in pets

There are several types of arthritis, but the most common type that affects pets is a chronic degenerative disease resulting from damaged cartilage.
Pet Health

Narcolepsy in pets

Is your dog up one minute and collapsed the next? Narcolepsy could be to blame.
Pet Health

Side effects of pet antibiotics and steroids

Take a look at the two most commonly prescribed medications in veterinary medicine, and what side effects they can cause for your pet.