Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Play It Safe This Summer

It’s that time of year again in the desert, when our weather hits triple digits. Our severe heat can be uncomfortable for us but...

Tips and Ideas for Summer Fun

Traveling? Consider these Doggie Travel Essentials! Pet first aid kit. Going on a long road trip? Don’t leave without a well-stocked doggie first aid kit....

Easy Life for Our Aging Pets

People flip over puppies, but a well-loved older dog is one of the most treasured creatures on earth. An older dog has lived through...

Scourges of the Skin?

Skin is the largest organ of the body, and in many ways the most complex. It may seem odd to consider it an organ,...

Is Your Dog Coughing or Choking?

When you hear your dog cough, you worry. Is he choking? Just clearing his throat? Does he need help? In dogs, a cough can...

Watch for Rattlesnakes!

Spring is here and, with the change of the season, our snake population becomes more active. Here are some quick tips: Spring is the...

What is the Difference Between Marijuana and Hemp?

See article Marijuana: If It’s Legal, Should You Give It to Your Pet? Marijuana and hemp are different products from the same plant (Cannabis sativa). Marijuana...

Key Points in Understanding Cannabis Use in Pets*

See article Marijuana: If It’s Legal, Should You Give It to Your Pet? • Our scientific and medical understanding of the pharmacology and physiology of marijuana...

Agencies Regulating Veterinary Use of Cannabis

See article Marijuana: If It’s Legal, Should You Give It to Your Pet? The Federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA): The DEA regulates use of all...

A History of Cannabis in America (from 1600 to 2000)*

See article Marijuana: If It’s Legal, Should You Give It to Your Pet? 1600-1900:  From early colonization through the Civil War, American production of hemp was...