Here’s Episode 106 – Vet Visit: Learn the steps you can take so your dog is less anxious when visiting your vet. Click below to play. You can listen to it here and or on iTunes. We also have an RSS feed you can subscribe to if you use an RSS reader. Check out these topics mentioned in the… Continue Reading
Great, great advice on how to help your dog have a better visit to your vet! Alena Van Arendonk from Canines In Action in Indianapolis has an excellent post on what you can do to make visits to the vet less frightening for your dog.(thanks Margaret!) I really like her description of being a training opportunist—taking advantage… Continue Reading
Excellent advice on 10 things for safe and courteous behavior in your vet’s waiting room. I think my favorite is keep your dog leashed and under your control—no retractable leashes. Vet clinics are places of stress and fear, not to mention being populated with sick and injured animals, so it pays to be alert.
Interesting and disturbing article on how little recourse you have in the U.S. if your veterinarian commits malpractice. Bad vets may just get a slap on the hand, if that, from your state veterinarian board. And you might be surprised what the courts consider to be the value of your pet. According to the Animal… Continue Reading
Visits to veterinarians are down, but preventative care is important for our pets just like it is for us. To help pet owners, Bayer Animal Health is offering downloadable $20 vouchers for vet care as part of their Help Your Pet, Get To The Vet campaign. (The campaign will undoubtedly drum up some business for… Continue Reading