Posted March 21, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

How to fly with any of 10 dog breeds banned from United Airlines flights?  United has adopted Continental's PetSafe
program from Continental Airlines, which was fully taken over last
month.  While PetSafe has set some wise rules for canine travel, it also
restricts certain dogs from flying based solely on their breeds.

 

Posted March 19, 2012 by Myra Per-Lee

The current law provides that shelters keep lost pets for at least 6
days before euthanization.  The bill up for a vote would not only reduce
the waiting time to 3 days, but limit that protection to dogs and cats
only.  In other words, a found pet of any other species could be
euthanized immediately.

Posted March 16, 2012 by Lady Bee

You know how important early detection is, especially when it comes to
cancer. And not only do more dogs die from the effects of cancer than
any other disease, but statistics show that the incidence of canine
cancer has sharply increased. Fortunately, a southern California
technology company, Veterinary Diagnotics Institute (VDI) has created a
test to let you know with 99 percent accuracy whether your dog has
cancer or not.

Posted March 15, 2012 by Lady Bee

You have to laugh out loud at these clever Dog and Cat Eye Charts.  They
would make a great gift for a veterinarian, but just as great as
posters for adult and child dog and cat lovers.

Posted March 15, 2012 by Lady Bee

The largest pet insurance company in the U.S., PetPlan, reported that
the number of claims due to cancer in dogs remain at at the top of the
claims list, but that certain cancers have risen dramatically over just
the past year.

Posted March 14, 2012 by Lady Bee

A few years ago when there were several flu strains going around, I
remember reading that immunologists were saying that there was no way to
protect yourself with vitamins. The particular article read, 'Throw out
all your vitamins and stock up on green tea." 

Posted March 13, 2012 by Lady Bug

In celebration of St. Patrick's Day, I decided that a big dose of
cuteness would help inspire the party spirit. So I scoured the web to
find the cutest, most adorable dogs ready to celebrate St. Patrick's
Day:

Posted March 12, 2012 by Creature Features

Hair of the Dog before St. Patrick's Day? It goes with the territory when you're Man's Best Friend but with one important difference: dogs don't drink and they don't get drunk (without irresponsible human connivance). That's their story and they're sticking to it – photographic evidence to the contrary.