Current Pet News

November 8, 2016 - Issue 1427


The Shrinking Kitty Syndrome - Why Your Aging Cat Is Losing Weight

cat weight

November 8, 2016

Dropping ounces or pounds is a common occurrence with older kitties, and there are a number of reasons why it happens. Five diseases that can cause weight loss in aging cats and 6 suggestions for enticing kitty to eat and stay well-nourished.

Snake Fungal Disease Spreading Rapidly Across the US

snake fungal disease

November 8, 2016

A fungal disease that causes serious skin lesions, lethargy and lack of appetite in snakes has been detected in 16 states. The cause of the mysterious disease has been confirmed, but researchers are still searching for clues about how and why it’s spreading.

Orphaned Owl Babies Rescued

Orphaned Owl Babies Rescued

November 8, 2016

Dr. Dee, a veterinarian, travels to Ruby, Alaska to check on 5 orphaned owl babies.