Dr. Molly McAllister explains why dogs paw at their beds before settling down to sleep. For more answers from Banfield veterinarians, visit www.banfie...
Have Multiple Pets? 6 Tips to Help Make Feeding Time Easier
If you have more than one dog or cat, feeding time can be challenging. Our veterinary nutrition expert shares strategies for making mealtime simpler.
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.
Why Does My Dog Circle Around Before Lying Down?
Many dogs will circle around a spot before lying down to rest. Vetstreet asked veterinary behaviorist Dr. Karen Sueda to explain this curious dog tendency.
Why the cat's purr is one of zoology's greatest mysteries
It's probably one of the most comforting sounds in the world if you like cats. A purr feels like the essence of contentment, but it also sounds downright weird. How do cats make this perfect vibration sound for minutes on end? After decades of study, nobody knows for sure. But there are a few things we do know about purring.
What Is Poisonous to Dogs and Cats?
Many common food items or household products can sicken or even kill animals. Be aware of what substances may be toxic to your pet, and store and use t...
Do You Know How to Pet a Dog? Techniques Dogs Will Love
Petting a dog isn't as simple as you think. Follow trainer Mikkel Becker's tips on how to pet a dog and you'll have a canine friend for life.
Should Cats or Dogs Sleep in Bed With You? We Ask Vet Professionals What They Do
It's a topic that's divided many households: should cats or dogs sleep in bed with you? We surveyed readers and vet professionals to learn where their pets sleep.
Loves Park Veterinarian
We offer professional grooming for both cats and dogs, including everything from baths and nail trims to anal gland expression and ear cleaning. Check out our pet grooming specials avaialbe at Animal Hospital of Loves Park
LOOK: 11 Amazing Photos Of Rescued Pets
Firefighters and rescue workers have saved thousands of lives over the last two days -- both human and animal.