How to Safely Celebrate a Pet’s Birthday

How to Safely Celebrate a Pet’s Birthday Happy birthday to you! We all love a celebration, and a pet’s birthday (or adoption day) is a great excuse to spoil them rotten – as if we don’t do that every day! … Continue reading

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Achieving Your Pet’s Summer Body Goals

A number of my clients have seen their dog’s bodies change as a result of COVID lockdowns. Some have had extra time to walk their dogs and their dogs have trimmed up– great! But for many, there has been extra … Continue reading

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What Do Vegans Feed Their Pets?

Embracing a plant-based lifestyle may start with what’s on your plate, but whether you’re vegan for health, humane, or environmental reasons, for lots of people it’s not just a diet, but a way of life. Being vegan can affect nearly … Continue reading

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Brave HSUS Rescuers Risk Lives to Save Stranded Pets

On September 1, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) was coordinating with other agencies and animal welfare organizations to rescue as many animals as possible who had been affected by Hurricane Harvey. They received a request to help … Continue reading

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Human Health Irritations Due to Pets

Some people are unfortunate because they have allergies to dogs and will never be able to enjoy the love, devotion, and companionship a human receives from a pet dog. The symptoms of dog allergies are very similar to the symptoms … Continue reading

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Next Flight! Freekibble Flight to Freedom Leaves Phoenix with 145 Pets

Clockwise: Andy – Discarded when owner’s landlord denied them having a pet; Precious – Found in a box alongside a busy highway; Lugnut – Abandoned at a truck assembly factory ; Holly – Rescued from a backyard breeder who threw … Continue reading

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Next Flight! Freekibble Flight to Freedom Leaves Dallas with 125 Pets

On June 8th, a flight is scheduled to leave Dallas carrying 125 loving, healthy pets from Southern states’ overcrowded shelters – to shelters in the Northwest where they’re likely to be quickly adopted! Most of these dogs and cats wouldn’t survive … Continue reading

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Halo Pet Food And Phydeaux & Friends Celebrate Making A Difference Together For Texas Pets

Today Halo and Phydeaux & Friends celebrate their one-year anniversary of making a difference for Texas Pets. Halo donates a bowl of food with every purchase, resulting in 1.5 million bowls of Halo to shelter pets annually. During this 3-hour pet-friendly … Continue reading

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The Dying Pet’s Bill of Rights

As I prepare for my third year at IAAHPC, the veterinary hospice conference, I’ve taken pause to reflect on this journey and how it affects the way I view veterinary medicine. Personally, I have only euthanized a personal pet in … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Know If Elon Musk Has Pets?

Dear Elon, Hello! I would like to congratulate you on the roaring success of Tesla, in particular the Model X. I see them driving around when I’m out walking my dog and I spend a lot of time daydreaming about … Continue reading

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