Dr. Patty Khuly decodes why your indoor cat makes a curious chattering sound while staring at birds outside the window.
What Your Veterinarian Wishes You'd Stop Feeding Your Pets
Peanut butter, for one.
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.
10 "Poison Pills" for Pets
Anyone who takes medication prescribed for someone else puts themselves at risk of illness or even death - and this applies to your pets, too!
How veterinarians can help minimize risk of disease from pets
Pet owners can help protect themselves from diseases animals may carry by seeking regular, complete veterinary care for pets and by following good hygiene practices, experts say. Different species present certain pathogen risks. Veterinarian and AVMA Past President Dr. Douglas Aspros says owners can help stop parasite transmission from their dogs by following their veterinarian's deworming advice. Cats can be a source of pathogens, but they are not a major source of toxoplasmosis infection in humans as people commonly think, Dr. Aspros said.
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.
10 Largest Cat Breeds — Photo Gallery
What is the largest domestic cat breed? From the muscular Maine Coon to the large-boned Bengal, check out our photo gallery of large cat breeds.
Video du Jour: Horse agility
It's for real. There are even shows and national and international organizations devoted to it. So, is horse agility cool? Weird? Cool in a weird sort of w...
Why Does My Dog or Cat... Misbehave at the Veterinary Clinic?
Does your dog bark and howl? Your cat hiss and scratch? Dr. Sarah Wooten explains what's really going on when your pets act up and explains how to help prevent it.
Why Does My Cat Stare at Me?
However much a cat considers you her favorite source of food, there is something else going on. Here's what you need to know about this cat behavior.