Tricks for treats: How to train pets for a Fear-Free veterinary experience
Fear-Free veterinary visits start before the dog trots through your front door. Pet owners can help by training these three behaviors to make the exam a less stressful experience.
Top 10 Animals that Attack Pets
Part of the responsibility of pet ownership means being aware of the dangers that your dog or cat may face from wild animals. Here is a rundown of 10 common animal attackers, along with advice on what you can do to protect your pet from their dangers.
Video: 5 Tips for Exercising With Your Dog
Thinking of running with your dog or including him in another workout? Dr. Andy Roark and Vetstreet Laboratories present this funny and helpful video of tips.
How Often Should Your Pet See a Veterinarian?
Your four-legged friend needs wellness visits, too. Here's what to expect at each stage of life.
10 Questions Veterinarians Really Wish Pet Owners Would Ask
Vetstreet's Dr. Patty Khuly lists the 10 questions that would make a vet's (and owner's) life much easier — if only pet owners would ask them.
Tips to Take the Stress out of Dog Nail Trimming
Many dogs cower or flee the room at the mere sight of clippers. These simple dog nail-trimming tips can help make trims less stressful for both of you.
2. Why Cats Need Routine Veterinary Checkups
Cats need regular veterinary visits in order to live longer, happier, and healthier lives. Eighty-three percent of cats are taken to the veterinarian in the ...
Why Does My Dog... Lean on Me?
It’s not just leaning. It’s also standing on your feet, hugging your legs during a walk, and sleeping with the maximum amount of shared surface area in contact. Here's what's going on.
How Many Times a Day Should I Feed My Dog or Cat?
Wondering how often you should feed your cat or dog? Twice a day? Several times a day? Our veterinary nutritionist says it depends on a number of factors.
How to Teach Your Pet Their Name
Teaching a new pet his name is as simple as using the name and following it with something pleasant. Trainer Mikkel Becker explains how petting and treats can help your new cat or dog answer to his name and become one of the family.