Food and Diet, General Pet Information, Illness

Recreational Marijuana – The Potential Downside

With more states legalizing marijuana it’s important to remember the possible side effects it may have on your pet. Something not everyone knows or thinks about is the intoxicating effects marijuana has on dogs. Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) – the substance in marijuana that gives people the “high” effect – is toxic to dogs and can cause… Continue reading Recreational Marijuana – The Potential Downside

Allergies, General Pet Information, Itching

Itchy Pet Awareness Month

August is itchy pet awareness month! The campaign was started by the company Zoetis in order to raise awareness about skin disease in dogs and cats. “It’s important for pet owners and veterinarians to have the conversation and to raise awareness about itching in pets, because it’s the most common reason for dogs to see… Continue reading Itchy Pet Awareness Month