About 27% of horse owners buy painkillers without consulting veterinarians – WSU Insider

PULLMAN, Wash. – Many horse owners purchase painkilling and potentially dangerous drugs without having a veterinarian examine their horse first, a recent survey has found. The survey of 389 horse…

Canada’s veterinarians are not OK — overwork, pet owners, debt load leading to burnout

dr Karissa Mitchell knew something was wrong when work took over everything. She didn’t have the energy to cook meals, or call her family on the phone. It was the…

Veterinarian shortage sends pet owners scrambling

Veterinary appointments are getting harder to come by, with clinics facing labor shortages stemming from pandemic disruption. Why it matters: Americans are spending more than ever on their pets, which…

Free puppy care classes for Kilkenny dog owners – Kilkenny Now

New dog owners trying to get to grips with their puppies can avail of free puppy care classes in Kilkenny city. The classes are free to attend and take place…

Dog Meets Owner’s Newborn Daughter for First Time in ‘Touching’ Video

The moment a dog met their owner’s newborn baby daughter and immediately fell in love has been captured in heartwarming footage shared online. Some new parents may be apprehensive about…

Vet Issues Raw Meat Warning After Dog Owner’s Post Goes Viral

A top veterinarian has warned dog owners against feeding their pets raw meat, after a Reddit post about collecting uncooked flesh for his pups caused outrage on the platform. The…

Few dog owners are aware of all their legal obligations, study finds

Earlier this year, Minister for Rural and Community Development Heather Humphreys and Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue reminded dog owners of their responsibilities with lambing season…

Veterinarian shortage a complication for pet owners | Iowa News

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Audrey, a 4-month-old Bernese Mountain Dog, caused an alarm in her home one Saturday morning last month when it became clear — based on her…

Dog park best practices for new pet owners | Pets

Taking your pup to the dog park for the first time can be an exciting yet intimate situation if you’re unsure what to expect. To help, ManyPets has compiled 10…

CT dog owners could face new rules when pets are outside

Dog owners in Connecticut would face a new requirement for sheltering their pets during extreme weather conditions and additional rules for tethering them under a bill advanced Friday by the…