Pet Viral Infections


Viruses are microscopic organisms that are naturally present in the environment. Most viruses require a host in order to be able to survive and reproduce and that host could be your pet. Viruses can cause infections in the body by infecting certain types of cells. If your pet has a healthy immune system the viral [...]

Christmas Treats for Your Cat


1 1/2 cup whole wheat flour 1/2 cup all purpose flour 1/2 cup soy flour 3 tbsp. wheat germ 1/2 cup powdered milk Large mixing bowl 2 eggs Fork 1/3 cup milk 2 tbsp. olive oil 2 tsp. catnip 1/2 cup shredded Parmesan cheese 2 tbsp. molasses Rolling pin Airtight container 1 1/2 cup leftover [...]

Worms and Your Pet


Worms and your Pet Worms are intestinal parasites that can live in your pet’s guts and cause anything from mild infections to fatal problems. Worms can also be passed on to humans and so it is important therefore to keep your pet free from worms and to treat any worm infestations as soon as they [...]

Ear Mites In Pets


Ear Mites in Pets Many domestic animals can be affected by ear mites and not only are they irritating for your pet but they can also cause inflammation and serious ear infections if left untreated. Ear mites are tiny parasites that can actually live anywhere on your pet’s skin but particularly enjoy the confines of [...]