Removing a tick from a pet requires grabbing the tick by the head, using fingers or tweezers, and pulling it out firmly, careful not to separate the body from the head. Treat a pet with flea and tick prevention, as ticks can spread to humans, withhealth information from a veterinarian in this free video on pet care. Expert: Dr. Aimee Beger Bio: Dr. Aimee Beger works for McClintock Animal Care Center in Tempe, Ariz. Filmmaker: Ryan Quinn
Visit healthydogforlife.com Dan Scott tells it like it is on dog bones, the role bones play in dog digestion and just how powerful bones really are for your dog’s health.
Veterinarians are nursing a dog dubbed “Trooper” back to health after she was found barely alive, duct taped inside a trash bag in a dumpster in SE Washington, DC, likely after a dogfight.
The health of pedigree dogs is at risk due to show ring fixations on exaggerations and a propensity to inbreed. Some breed standards need to change, and a ceiling needs to be put on Coefficients of Inbreeding. Because the AKC will not change, it has seen a 55% decline in registrations in the last 15 years.
Home remedies for fleas have included giving thiamine and garlic to the pet or sprinkling boric powder over the carpeting, but there are many more advanced formulas proven effective for getting rid of fleas. Find out how to eliminate fleas from the dog and the house with information from a practicing veterinarian in this free video on pet care. Expert: James Dee Contact: www.hollywoodanimal.com Bio: Dr. James Dee is a veterinarian and partner at Hollywood Animal Hospital in Hollywood, Fla. Filmmaker: Paul Muller