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Caring for Pets With Food Allergies

Caring for Pets With Food Allergies

Feeding your pet is generally looked at as a simple enough task. Buy a good-quality food off the pet store shelves and feed the appropriate amount to your dog or cat. But for many of us who have pets with food sensitivities or allergies, this can be ...
Say “Hasta la Vista” to Shedding

Say “Hasta la Vista” to Shedding

My house is not a house. It’s actually a zoo. OK, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration. With four demanding felines and one sassy, cat-like canine under our roof, it sure feels like a zoo sometimes. We love all of our pets like family, b ...
Does Your Dog Eat Like a Bird?

Does Your Dog Eat Like a Bird?

Should you worry if your dog doesn’t seem like he eats a lot? Some dogs just don’t need or want much food, and if they’re not unhealthy, there’s no cause for concern. But if Spot used to be a real chowhound and now barely touc ...
Pet Supplements: Top Picks for Your Furry Friends

Pet Supplements: Top Picks for Your Furry Friends

When you’re doling out your family’s daily supplements, don’t forget Fluffy and Fido! Vitacost.com has plenty of top-quality formulas for dogs and cats – to support healthy joints, shiny coats and more. Check out these top sup ...
Which Pet Food is Best?

Which Pet Food is Best?

Wet food, dry kibble, high protein, grain-free – when it comes to pet food, the choices can be overwhelming. Luckily, our research experts at Wellness Times are here to help you sort through the details to discover which food is best for your d ...
Remember the Time Sam Ate Rat Poison?

Remember the Time Sam Ate Rat Poison?

I do. Because it happened yesterday. I had a morning of phone meetings; then I went to an in-person meeting; then I got in my car and had another phone meeting while I drove home. Then, when I got home, I saw Sam eating something in the backyard. I a ...
Sideways Junk

Sideways Junk

We recently adopted a 4-year-old golden retriever named Sam. The nutshell version of the story is that Sam showed up with his family jewels still intact. In the process of taking care of it, the vet discovered that Sam had, at some point, suffered a ...