Pets

Pet Talk
The late night ruckus coming from the back porch may not be a robber or even the friendly neighborhood cat. Raccoons love to filter through the trash and can frequently be...
Pet Talk
Summer time generally means vacations, water, and a lot of fun in the sun. However, the same concerns that affect people can also cause problems for pets. As the weather...
Pet Talk
Most summer days are filled with outdoor activities and times spent on vacation. As the summer months starts to approach, it is necessary to understand the types of...
Pet Talk
"Sweethellip;", as a modern term, denotes pleasure and enjoyment. However, for a horse, sweet itch can be anything but "sweethellip;". "Sweet Itch, also known as summer...
Pet Talk
Chicks and bunnies are very cute, especially when associated with Easter baskets and bows. However, their baby-like appearance can sometimes lead to an impulsive decision...
Pet Talk-Texas Box Turtleā€¦.A Good Pet for You?
In our hurried world, we can be intrigued or frustrated by the pace of the Texas box turtle. Most of us have seen this reptile making its way across a country road or...
New book is available on animal care
COLLEGE STATION, April 4, 2011 - The College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences at Texas A&M University has acquired a book collection that is most definitely the...
Pet Talk
According to Dr. Debra L. Zoran, a clinical assistant professor of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical...
Pet Talk
It may seem like Sparky has a cast-iron stomach, but even he could be susceptible to quot;bloat.quot; The technical term is gastric dilatation-volvulus (GDV), an extremely...
Pet Talk
Newborns evoke a smile and the birth of a foal is no different. Horse owners greatly anticipate the birth of a foal and are wise to prepare the mare for the birth. "On...
Pet Talk
As the trees start to pollinate, the spring season starts to dawn and so do those pesky allergies. A time to put the winter cold past us and a look to the brighter days are...
Pet Talk
Imagine not being able to open a door, not being able to pick up items that fall to the ground, or not hearing an intruder enter your home. Many individuals with...
Pet Talk
February is National Pet Dental Health Month. As with humans, pets benefit from having good oral hygiene. Dental disease can lead to pain, tooth loss and infection in...
Pet Talk
February definitely has heart. It's the month we celebrate National Heart Awareness and Valentine's Day. For those reasons, February is a good reminder for owners to learn...
Pet Talk
The concept behind public dog parks is an exciting one for dogs and owners alike, where fresh air and playfulness are plentiful. Because public dog parks are accessible by...