Current Pet News

February 26, 2014 - Issue 516


Hyperthyroidism: The Growing Epidemic that Can Make Your Cat Extra Hungry

Thyroid Disease in Cats

February 26, 2014

If your older cat shows sudden, unexpected bursts of energy, acts more hungry than usual, and appears to be losing weight, see your vet as soon as possible. This serious, epidemic condition is now affecting 1 in 10 cats over age 10.

Awake for Winter: Tahoe Bears Not Hibernating

Awake for Winter: Tahoe Bears Not Hibernating

February 26, 2014

Bears in the Tahoe Basin aren't hibernating due to the mild winter weather.

New Technology Helps Owners Find Lost Pets, Chat with Furry Family Members Back Home

Positive Identification of Pet (PiP)

February 26, 2014

Lost Fido? There’s an app for that. Do you miss Fluffy when you’re away from home? There’s a petcam for that.