Current Pet News

October 25, 2013 - Issue 463


PBDE: Are You Exposing Your Pet to This Thyroid Ravager?

Pet Cat

October 25, 2013

When researchers looked at blood levels of this contaminant, cats had levels up to 100 times, and dogs up to 10 times higher than humans. It's found in your home in places you'd never expect, and it's linked to the growing problem of thyroid disease in cats...

Toy Critic Pug

Toy Critic Pug

October 25, 2013

This pooch is a top-level toy tester.

How Feline-Friendly Is Your Vet?

How Feline-Friendly Is Your Vet?

October 25, 2013

Some veterinary practices are very in tune with what it takes to make feline patients as comfortable as possible during vet visits. Other practices are very much out of tune with their kitty clientele. Which is yours?