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Dr. Ernie Ward


Are calico and tortoiseshell cats feistier?

Researchers from the University of California, Davis set out to determine once and for all if calicos and tortoiseshells are feistier than other cats.

6 common cat questions…answered!

Here are some of the most common kitty questions I get from cat people.
Pet Health

Zika virus in pets

The latest unwelcome addition to the list of mosquito-borne diseases is Zika virus. Here is everything every pet owner needs to know about Zika virus.

Do dogs have friends?

Would a dog give another dog a goodie out of the kindness of their heart?
Pet Care

4 ways to use coconut oil for dogs and cats

In pets, coconut oil has been used to treat a wide variety of medical conditions.
Pet Health

Can dogs eat popcorn?

While my human family relishes the film, I’m pretty sure my dog’s main interest in movie night is the popcorn.
Pet Health

3 benefits of laser surgery for pets

New technologies in veterinary medicine, like CO2 laser surgery, can make surgery and recovery a walk in the park.