Sometimes what one person says, is not what another person hears. Be sure to close this communication gap in your practice and learn how to communicate the importance of preventive healthcare in a way that both motivates the client and is easy to understand. Partners for Healthy Pets (PHP), an alliance of [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
A new study on Brucellosis in dogs by researchers at Texas A&M University has troubling implications for people, particularly children, seniors, the immunosuppressed, and pregnant women. Maybe especially for pregnant women. Brucella canis is one of twelve recognized species of the genus Brucella and the only one that's dog specific. Other species, [...]
Mon, Jul 16, 2018
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The US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating a potential link between heart disease in dogs and the consumption of pet food containing peas, among other vegetables. “We are concerned about reports of canine heart disease, known as dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM), in dogs who ate certain pet foods containing peas, [...]
Mon, Jul 16, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
The US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating a potential link between heart disease in dogs and the consumption of pet food containing peas, among other vegetables. “We are concerned about reports of canine heart disease, known as dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM), in dogs who ate certain pet foods containing peas, [...]
Fri, Jul 13, 2018
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Dogs attack mail carrier's lunch For decades, students across the country have offered up the classic excuse, “The dog ate my homework.” But now, a letter carrier in Smithfield, Virginia, is saying, “Dogs ate my lunch.” And the story that unfolded has amused thousands of people on social media. In June, [...]
Thu, Jul 12, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog