While the contents of a pet’s stomach may be comical, the health risks associated with animals swallowing things they shouldn’t is no laughing matter.
Fairfax County police are warning veterinarians to be on the lookout for cases of vet shopping — a practice in which people use their pets to feed their own addictions.
Doing a little research could save you big bucks when choosing a veterinarian, according to a local consumer group.
Diabetes is on the rise in pets as well as humans, says veterinarian Katy Nelson. Luckily, it’s manageable, and especially if you know the warning signs.
An 8-month-old Rottweiler whose skull was crushed after being hit by a car four months ago has a promising road to recovery thanks to reconstructive surgery.
Looking at the photo of the poor pooch who took a porcupine’s quills to the face is a painful experience in itself.
WASHINGTON — The stories are rare, but heartbreaking — animals who go for a pet grooming to get spiffy, but end up injured, or worse. “People certainly put a lot of trust into their groomers,”…
With spring here and lawn work on many people\’s agendas, local veterinarians
advise pet owners
to take the following measures to protect pets from potential threats this season.
Food, medicine, vet care, treats and toys can add up to quite the bill at the end of the month. Dr. Katy Nelson shares five tips to save money on pet care.
After a growing number of rabies cases have been reported in the area, pet owners want to know how to keep their cats and dogs safe from the deadly virus.
Dogs can save the lives of four other canines with one donation of blood. A veterinary blood bank in Purcellville provides dog blood nationwide.
In a video that\’s gotten thousands of views in the past few days, veterinarian Ernie Ward put himself in a parked car on a breezy 95-degree day to find out.
Did you know that dogs can be bitten by as many as 500 mosquitoes per day in peak season? The good news is, you can protect your pet.
Dr. Pawz advises on fixing a recurring eye infection and getting an indoor urination problem checked in this week\’s dog-focused column.
Members of Congress and national animal welfare groups introduced the Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2013, which would prohibit horse slaughter operations in the United States.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.