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Alarming Statistics on Pet Obesity A Serious Cause For Concern

By Robert Mueller, B. Pharm. Obesity in dogs and cats has become an alarming problem in America and throughout the world.  A 2012 survey conducted by the Association for Pet Obesity revealed that 52.5% of dogs and 58.3% of cats seen by veterinarians across the country are considered overweight or obese.  This ever-increasing health epidemic

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Are Eggs Good For Dogs?

By Robert Mueller, B. Pharm. May is National Egg Month (remember the “incredible edible egg”?) so it seems to be the perfect time to highlight the benefits of raw eggs for dogs.  Pet owners new to feeding dogs raw meat based diets will often ask about whether raw eggs are good for dogs too.  The

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Canine Epilepsy and Seizures in Dogs

By Dr. Cathy Alinovi, D.V.M. One of the worst experiences for pet owners is to watch their dog or cat have a seizure.  Canine seizures can range from mild ones that look like your dog was bitten by a bug, moderate muscle tremors and drooling, to full-blown laying on the side, screaming, arching the back,

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Vitamins, Minerals and Homemade BARF Dog Recipes

By Robert Mueller, R.Pharm. Often times I hear about pet owners that, for various reasons, decide it will be better for them to make a home-prepared raw dog food diet for their pet.  I’ll admit that there may be some benefits to going this route but you’ll have to have plenty of time on your

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