Oct. 31 is right around the corner and this is the time of year that some people perform devilish acts with animals often the targets. Halloween is a holiday enjoyed by people and not pets. The Humane Society of the United States offers tips to help
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The top reason pet owners visit the veterinarian is their animal’s itchy skin, and fleas and ticks are often the culprit.
For many people, pets are an important part of the family. Insuring that they live long healthy lives is part of the responsibility of pet ownership.
It’s that time of year again when fleas and ticks are most bothersome. They hike a ride into your home via your pet — or your clothes. Although you don’t notice the pesky bugs right away, soon fleas begin to lay eggs on your pet, which eventually end up in your carpets and on your furniture.
The Terre Haute Humane Society is now the only place in Vigo County where people can take their pets for low-cost spay neuter surgeries since Stop Pet Overpopulation Today, or SPOT, recently closed its doors.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- Two tigers at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo have tested positive for COVID-19, zoo officials have announced. Zoo officials say animal care staff on Feb. 1 first saw mild symptoms consistent with the virus that causes COVID-19 in o
Sometime in 2021, probably for many more than a year after pandemic restrictions began in the United States, most American workers and students will return to campuses, offices and other workplaces. Left behind will be pets who have become accustomed to humans staying home with them.
The holiday season is fast approaching and with it comes potential hazards for your pet. The excitement of the activities and the smells and tastes of the foods this time of year may intrigue your pet. Even though this is a busy time of year, take care to remember to be extra vigilant regarding your pets activities.
The life expectancy of a cat that is allowed to go outdoors is 3.5 years and a cat that is kept indoors only is 17.5 years, according to K. Overall, doctor of veterinary medicine at the University Of Pennsylvania Veterinary School.
When going on vacation, is it better to board your pet while you’re away or find a pet sitter to stay in your home?