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Dr. Ernie Ward

Dogs

Does your dog love you more than food?

Good news doting dog owners: new research proves you’re more than a treat dispenser to your pooch.
Pet Health

Can dogs eat strawberries?

Bursting with flavor and packed with powerful nutrients, I’m often asked if dogs can safely eat strawberries.
Pet Care

How to get rid of skunk smell from your dog

With a lingering effect that can last for weeks, the notorious skunk spray is respected – and avoided – by predators throughout the wild kingdom.
Pet Care

Tips for adding a new pet to your family

Petplan along with Dr. Ernie Ward provide tips for adding a new pet to your family.
Pet Health

How honey can help dogs with allergies

Honey has been used as a healing agent for thousands of years. The most common veterinary use of honey in dogs is for seasonal allergies.
Dogs

New drug offers help to dogs with noise phobia

Before we reveal this breaking advancement, let’s review noise phobia in dogs.
Pet Health

What is hantavirus and can pets get it?

If you’re not familiar with this potentially deadly disease, here’s what you need to know to protect your human and pet family.
Pet Health

Chagas disease in dogs

Let’s discuss kissing bugs, Chagas disease and the potential threat they pose to dogs, cats and people.