Q. Do dogs suffer from heart disease like people and what are the symptoms? A. Yes, dogs can suffer from heart disease. If you are anything like my mother and view your pets as an extension of the family, it ...Read More »
Q&A: Do cats mark their territories inside the home? What can I do to discourage my cat from marking inside my home?
Q&A: Do cats mark their territories inside the home?Read More »
From 24 to 27 July, the South African Veterinary Association (SAVA) and the South African Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventative Medicine (SASVEPM) held a congress at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre, Boksburg.Read More »
Never get a pet because your child saw the animal in a movie and wants one. Get everyone involved but keep pet chores age appropriateRead More »
Q. Do hamsters get fleas? My hamster is constantly scratching, but I’m not sure if it’s fleas or an allergy, but if it is fleas, can I use a dog or cat product on my hamster?Read More »
Q. My white cat has small sores on the tips of her ears and on the pink skin of her nose. Someone suggested it could be skin cancer.Read More »
Q. Can dogs get diabetes and does it compare to diabetes in people? How is diabetes in animals treated and what is the prognosis?Read More »