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February 17, 2012 - Issue 199


Maybe NOW More Cat Parents Will Make the Switch from Dry Food

Dry Cat Food

February 17, 2012 | 129,254 Views

Another study on feline lower urinary tract disease has surfaced, and this one recommends feeding canned food as a way to avoid life-threatening urinary obstruction in cats. If you're still feeding dry food to your kitty, I hope you'll keep reading for important information on why cats must be fed moisture-rich food, and what too often happens to pets on dry food-only diets.

Touched By a Wild Mountain Gorilla

Touched By a Wild Mountain Gorilla

February 17, 2012 | 20,154 Views

Incredible footage of a very rare event.

Is Every Trip to the Vet Traumatic for Your Pet? This "Mobile Vet Clinic" Could Be for You

Is Every Trip to the Vet Traumatic for Your Pet? This "Mobile Vet Clinic" Could Be for You

February 17, 2012 | 19,779 Views

An increasing number of pet owners are discovering the advantages of having the vet come to them rather than the other way around. A well-equipped mobile veterinary clinic can offer the same services as a brick-and-mortar vet practice. Learn what types of pets and pet owners are best suited for ‘vets on wheels,’ as well as both the benefits and drawbacks to using a mobile veterinary service.