Pets

Pet-Talk: The Dangers of Leaving Fido in a Hot Car
If we find the scorching summer temperatures unbearable outside of our cars, imagine how our furry friends feel when trapped inside. Dog fatalities from extreme heat in...
Pet Talk: Pet Pygmy Goats
With their playful temperaments and small, compact size, it is no surprise that pygmy goats are often sought after as pets. However, since goats are deemed livestock, you...
Pet Talk: The Stevenson Companion Animal Life-Care Center
The Stevenson Companion Animal Life-Care Center, located at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVM) is a facility quite unlike any other....
Kodi, The Cowdog
Hi Y’all,Hope all is well at your place. Sure is a lot greener here in East Texas than it was this time a few years back. Rain sure makes a difference. Course that makes it...
Pet Talk- Fatty Tumors
The discovery of a fatty tumor underneath your pet’s skin can be disconcerting to any pet owner. Luckily, the most common fatty tumors, lipomas, are benign and usually not...
Pet Talk: Independence Day Safety
With the July 4th holiday come celebrations and outdoor activities that can be fun for people, but sometimes harmful for our pets. Here are some tips to keep this day an...
Pet Talk
It has been said time and time again that the presence of animals helps to alleviate stress and benefit your overall mood. This can also be true in the workplace. As...
Pet Talk: Feline Heartworm Disease
Heartworm disease is transmitted to an animal through the bite of a mosquito carrying heartworm larvae, which eventually settle into the blood vessels of the lungs or...
Take Your Dog To Work Day® Celebrates 16 Years of Promoting Pet...
King, NC-What started as a small organization's unique idea to promote pet adoptions 16 years ago has grown into an international celebration. On Friday, June 20, dogs...
Pet Talk: Pool Safety
School is out, the temperatures are high, and the days are long. For children and pets alike, this makes taking a dip in your backyard pool seem more attractive than ever....
Pet Talk
Disaster can strike anywhere at any time, and the best way to survive is to be prepared early. “Hurricane season begins June 1 and is a great time to review your personal...
Pet Talk: Osteosarcoma
Osteosarcoma (OSA), the most common bone cancer, represents about 85% of bone tumors in dogs. These aggressive tumors spread rapidly, and once diagnosed, should be taken...
Kodi, The Cowdog
Hi Y’all,My favorite month is finally here. The reason being is that May 20th is my birthday. Now don’t think you have to go and get me a gift, but if you say,”Happy...
Pet Talk: Helping Fido Adjust to New Surroundings
As we’re propelled into these summer months, many changes and transitions often accompany the warmer weather. Whether you’re relocating for work, moving after graduation,...
Pet Talk: TomoTherapy: High-Tech Therapy Delivers High Hopes
TomoTherapy, a state-of-the-art radiation therapy system that delivers precise image-guided radiation therapy, allows veterinarians to pinpoint a tumor’s size, shape, and...