The grieving process includes accepting the reality of your loss, accepting that the loss and accompanying feelings are painful, and adjusting to your new life that no longer includes your pet.
How do I tell my family?
Family members usually are already aware of a pet's problems. However, you should ...
Every day, Cindy Fleischner lines up her crew of cuddly canines for breakfast. As the four other dogs eat, Cindy pulls Katy, her 12 year old Shepherd mix aside for a peanut butter treat. Katy is battling lymphoma and this treat hides her daily dose of chemotherapy drugs. Katy is not alone in this war. ...
Lengthy bouts of vomiting and diarrhea can be a sign that your pet has gastroenteritis, a common condition that occurs when the lining of the stomach and intestines becomes irritated. Since frequent diarrhea and vomiting can lead to dehydration, a visit to the veterinarian is a good idea if you notice ...
"This summer it became obvious that we needed to the large benign tumor on our 10-year-old miniature
schnauzer Wolfgang's chest removed: it was nearly the
size of a baseball! Because of Wolf's age and nervous
temperament, we were extremely worried about the
surgery. But Dr. Evans and his staff did a wonderful job:
no complications, great follow-up care, and Wolfgang
acts like a puppy again!
Thank you, West Mountain Veterinary Hospital!"