Does my Dog Have Feelings?

Does my Dog Have Feelings? Many people wonder if their dog has feelings or emotions. Dogs, like humans, can experience emotions and feelings, more or less intensely, in the same way as humans do. Numerous scientific studies have been carried out verifying these data,...

Is Your Dog A Cartoon?

Is Your Dog A Cartoon? My dog is a goofball. She reminds me of a cross between Scooby-Doo, the reluctant detective, and a silly version of the heroic real-life Movie Icon Rin Tin Tin of the 1950s. “Holly” is a white German Shepherd, who on a number of occasions, has...

Be Prepared for Pet Emergencies

Be Prepared for Pet Emergencies If your pet got injured would you be able to administer basic life-saving care that could mean the difference between life and death? First Aid and CPR training classes are both offered online and in person regularly in most US cities...

Topical Pain Meds Can Kill Pets

Topical Pain Meds Can Kill Pets As many Bay State pet parents hailing from Albany, Troy, Schenectady, Saratoga, NY already realize, there are myriad human medications that are off limits for cats and dogs – and not all of them come in pill form. The Food and Drug...

Senior Dogs and Surgery 

Senior Dogs and Surgery Senior pets aren’t all that much different from human senior citizens, except that their lifespans are generally shorter than what we humans experience. While conducting research on the topic of senior dogs and the risks surgery and...