Month: April 2018

1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Sporting Height: 17–20 inches Weight: 55–85 pounds Life Expectancy: 10–12 years Clumber spaniels are long, low dogs whose bodies are rectangular in shape. They have large, square noses that are brown with shades of beige, rose and cherry. The large eyes are dark amber, and the ears are triangular and thick
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Maker: K9 Natural LtdCause: Potential for listeriaAnnouncement: Company news release dated April 13, 2018What was recalled: The following sizes/batches of K9 Natural Chicken Feast frozen raw dog food: 2.2 lb. and 11 lb. bags, Batch #170517, expiration date of Nov. 17, 2018 11 lb. bags, Batch #150517, expiration date of Nov. 15, 2018 11 lb. bags, Batch
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If pets have trouble with blood that doesn’t clot, the culprit may be Von Willebrand disease. By: Pexels What would you do if your 1-year-old, apparently healthy pup was out-of-the-blue diagnosed with a potentially life-threatening health condition? Unfortunately, this isn’t a hypothetical question. In fact, it’s a dilemma that one of my clients recently had
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Who’s a good boy? A tiny dog from Japan’s Kagoshima Prefecture has become an Internet star after people noticed the adorable pup chasing a Google Maps car down a road in Kumage. In a series of Google Maps’ pictures, the dog seems to have started its adventure after it noticed the tech company’s vehicle while
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Pet dental health is important, but just how often do you need to brush your dog’s teeth? Ideally, you should be brushing their teeth almost as often as you brush yours. PEOPLE Pet Vet Dr. Evan Antin recommends brushing your dog’s teeth with a pet toothbrush every day. Watch the newest episode of Paws & Claws on PeopleTV.  Go
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Fennec foxes can be house-trained, but you may have to work at it for a while. By: tambako So you’ve decided you’d love to add a fennec fox to your family. First off, congratulations! Second, there’s a lot to know about these little guys, so before you run out and adopt one, let’s go over
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A good rescue group will want to know how well you’ll take care of your new pet. By: Daga_Roszkowska A grand total of 3 of my cats came from cat rescue groups. I’ve been actively involved with a couple of them, and for many years I did a column that focused on various organizations and
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1. Key Characteristics Weight: 8–10 pounds for males, 6–8 pounds for females Life Expectancy: 10–15 years Havana cats (sometimes called Havana brown cats) are medium-sized, muscular cats with a smooth, short coat; they are considered a rare breed. Colors include brown or lilac with matching whiskers, a unique feature. Also unique is the shape of the
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This is much better than using an alarm clock. Employees at Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) have developed the habit of singing and dancing with animal residents waking up from surgery.  BARCS, the largest shelter in Maryland, is a nonprofit, high-volume, open admission animal shelter caring for the abandoned, neglected, abused and lost animals of Baltimore
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