pet health

Honest Kitchen Blog: Megaesophagus in Canines & Felines – What Is It & How It Affects Your Pet’s Health

The esophagus is a structure crucial to overall health, as it’s the tube that transports food and liquid from the mouth to the stomach.     When the esophagus improperly develops, is traumatized by punctures or chemical irritants, or when it improperly functions from a variety of other causes the condition megaesophagus can occur.   […]

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Neem Oil for Pets: Is It Safe?

Have you ever heard of Neem and it’s potential to have medicinal benefits for pets?   Neem oil is extracted from the Azadirachta indica tree, which is native to tropical regions of the world.    It’s been touted to have many medicinal properties, including anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, anti-parasitic, and more.   Neem oil is generally […]

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Keep Holiday Gift Opening Fun and Safe With Cats on Catster.com

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Gift giving is a prominent part of our holiday celebrations, but the festivity around such traditions isn’t necessarily interpreted the same way by our canine and feline companions and health problems can ensue as a result.     Curious felines don’t realize that holiday gift wrapping and decorations are meant to be kept outside of […]

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Natural Pets TV: Cat Edition- Cat Obesity The Epidemic & It’s Impact to Felines

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Natural Pets TV is an ongoing series of YouTube videos from Pet World Insider dedicated to promoting the best health of our canine feline companions.   In this next episode of Natural Pets TV: Cat Edition, Pet World Insider’s Robert Semrow, Dr. Ken Tudor, NoBowl Feeding System’s  Dr. Liz Bales (my fellow Penn Vet alum), […]

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Can Dogs Have Amoxicillin?

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Do you know that there are many medications our canine (and feline) companions can take that are the same as those we humans take? Sometimes your veterinarian will dispense a product that is made just for pets and other times medications will be prescribed that the manufacturer intended for human use. The size and species […]

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