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Natural Treatments for Conjunctivitis in Dogs Conjunctivitis is an itchy inflammation of the tissue that coats the eye and the lining of the eyelids (conjunctiva) It is as common in dogs as it is in humans. Conjunctivitis can be an issue by itself or because of another eye problem. While […]

Conjunctivitis in Dogs


7 Facts about Catnip Catnip is like magic. Toss a sachet of the good stuff kitty’s way, and she’s in for a wild afternoon. But what is it about catnip that makes a cat so happy? How safe is this feline euphoria? Read on for seven facts about the mysterious […]

Facts about Catnip


Hoof Abscesses Sources: Thehorse.com/ Vetpro nz One day your horse was perfectly sound, but the next it won’t put weight on one foot. There’s no apparent injury or sign of a problem in the leg or hoof other than the sudden, severe lameness. One possibility for this is a hoof […]

Hoof Abscesses in Horses





Top Ten signs your Pet may have Diabetes Hyperglycemia, abnormally high levels of glucose in the blood, is a hallmark sign of diabetes. Insulin, a hormone produced and released by the pancreas, plays a key role in maintaining normal sugar levels. Low levels or absolute deficiency of insulin results in abnormally […]

Diabetes in Pets on the Rise!



Why do Cats Wag their Tails? Sources: Alison Gerken, DVM (Clinical Behaviour Resident) – PetMD / Fearfreehappyhomes.com Just like dogs, cats move their tails to express their emotions. Cats use their tail movements, along with their eyes, ears, and body postures, to communicate. Understanding cat tail language will help you […]

Cats Tail Wagging Tales