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Raleigh, NC Law on Outside Cats

Cats are naturally territorial creatures, so many pet parents assume their outdoor cat is hardwired to stick close to home. A recent GPS study that tracked the movements of 925 domestic outdoor cats...

Posted: January 16, 2024

Is Your Cat Drinking Enough Water?

Unlike dogs, it’s rare to observe cats enthusiastically lapping up water. Cats’ more conservative approach to hydration can leave pet parents concerned about their intake, especially when...

Posted: December 30, 2023

    Is Your Holiday Decor Pet Safe?

    As you haul out the holly this holiday season, it’s important to keep your pets in mind. While there isn’t much you can do to keep your cat from stomping through your miniature Christmas...

    Posted: December 15, 2023

      Is it Safe to Give Dogs Table Scraps?

      Holiday meals mean holiday leftovers. It can be hard to ignore your dog’s longing looks as you pack away that turkey and stuffing. After all, what’s the harm in a few bites? As...

      Posted: November 30, 2023

        Old Cat Meowing Loudly? Here’s Why

        Has your aging cat become unusually vocal? While those persistent meows may feel like a nuisance, they may be a sign that your older cat needs your help. While kittens use meows to communicate...

        Posted: November 15, 2023

          Preventing Periodontal Disease in Dogs

          If you’re no stranger to dog kisses, you’ve probably had at least a passing thought about the cleanliness of your pet’s mouth. An average dog’s mouth is home to about 600...

          Posted: October 31, 2023

            Dog or Cat Have a Runny Eye? It Could Be Entropion

            Eyelashes may be virtually weightless, but anyone who has ever had one drift into their eye knows just how uncomfortable this experience can be. If you notice your pet is over-producing tears in...

            Posted: October 15, 2023

              Is Your Dog’s Skin Red and Flaky? It Could Be Dermatitis

              Have you noticed dry, red patches on your pet’s skin? These rough, inflamed spots are often the result of a vicious cycle of itching and scratching that can sometimes end in skin infections and...

              Posted: September 30, 2023