Monthly Archives: August 2019

Common Signs of Pain in Cats

What if you couldn’t tell your doctor that you were in pain? Animals suffer from pain just like we do. Pain comes in many forms: surgical pain, arthritis and cancer, just to name a few. Acute pain is obvious and … Continue reading

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KittyCon Tampa Bay 2019

A Fan Convention for People Crazy About Cats! KittyCon Tampa Bay will once again take the stage as the area’s first fan convention devoted solely to the love and rescue of cats. Produced by St. Francis Society Animal Rescue, this … Continue reading

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Paws Off Xylitol; It’s Dangerous for Dogs

Sugarless chewing gum can be poisonous to your dog. So can certain sugar-free baked goods, “skinny” (sugar-free) ice cream, nut butters, and human products you find around the house. Your six-month-old puppy, Hoover, will eat anything that isn’t tied down. … Continue reading

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FDA issues third status report on investigation into potential connection between certain diets and cases of canine heart disease

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is providing an update on its investigation into reports of dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating certain types of pet food. As part of this update, the FDA is sharing a compilation of adverse … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About Products Containing Cannabis or Cannabis-derived Compounds, Including CBD

Many pet owners utilize CBD products with the erroneous assumption that they are safer than FDA-approved medications because CBD is over the counter. In reality, they have no assurances of safety or efficacy. You may have noticed that cannabidiol (CBD) … Continue reading

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Prevent and Treat Heat Stroke

Every year, too many dogs suffer and die from preventable cases of Heat Stroke. It happens in hot cars, while out exercising, on airplanes, and in a variety of other situations. What they all have in common though, along with … Continue reading

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