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27 Ways Pets Can Improve Your Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, pets, dogs, cats, Prevention of disease, mood )

- 90 days ago -
Animals make people feel good. But we're talking about more than feeling glad they're around. Your favorite animal can make you healthy and help you stay that way.
Finally! A Treatment That Might Cure FIP Is in the Works
Health & Wellness  (tags: cats, dogs, FIP, disease, research, treatment, goodnews )

- 126 days ago -
In my 20 years as a vet, a cure for FIP has been unthinkable. I hope history soon will be made.
CPR Can Give Your Dog a Fighting Chance
Health & Wellness  (tags: dogs, cats, cpr )

- 152 days ago -
More than 100 veterinary specialists around the world combed more than 1,000 scientific papers on cardiopulmonary resuscitation in dogs and cats to develop a set of specific guidelines and best practices for animals in cardiac arrest.
Cuddly Cat Nurses Sick Animals
Health & Wellness  (tags: cat nurse, unwell, cats, dogs, health, healthcare, awesome-pawsome kitty, pics )

- 186 days ago -
A cat in Poland who recovered from a serious infection is now infecting other animals with his compassion. Radamenes, a black cat from Bydgoszcz, was brought to an animal shelter with an upper respiratory infection and was not expected to live....
Can Dogs Sniff Out Cancer in Humans? (Video & Text!)
Health & Wellness  (tags: good news, dogs, cancer trackers, on going study )

- 324 days ago -
A dog's sense of smell is about 1 million times greater than a human's, which is why they have been used as everything from tracking dogs and hunting companions to bomb and drug sniffing dogs.
A Pup's Love: Watch The Touching Loyalty of This Dog
Health & Wellness  (tags: dogs, dogs, death, ethics, humans, illness, treatment )

- 382 days ago -
This dog's best friend was his owner, he would follow and eagerly wait for him anywhere he went, even when the ambulance showed up, his dog never left his side - but, the message in this video is a lot deeper.
Tell NPR That Animal Abuse Is Not Entertainment! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, dogs, animalwelfare, politics, humans, society )

- 408 days ago -
Tell NPR that animal abuse is not entertainment! - Action alerts - PETA
Little Dog With a Big Heart
Health & Wellness  (tags: dogs, war, psychiatric wounds, disease, family, health, healthcare, humans, illness, prevention, protection, study )

- 618 days ago -
The brave individuals who wear the cloth of this great nation deserve our deepest respect and gratitude. Many struggle with the invisible psychiatric wounds of an unconventional and terrifying war.
Why You Should Save Your Pet From Thirdhand Smoke
Health & Wellness  (tags: thirdhand smoke, smokers, pets, cats, dogs, dangerous )

- 624 days ago -
We all know of the dangers of smoking and second-hand smoke, but do you know about the dangers of thirdhand smoke? Sometimes known as ETS (environmental tobacco smoke), when residue from smoke remains on furniture, rugs, curtains, fabric lampshades...
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Minister of Public Health Nguyen: Thi Kim TIEN
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vietnam, dog and cat meat restaurants, Pro Active, transportation, violence, world, politics, freedoms, government, culture, crime, activists, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, cruelty, conservation, protection, slaughter, GoodNews, dogs, cats )

- 652 days ago -
Say No To Dog Meat.Net calls on Minister of Public Health Nguyen: Thi Kim TIEN to adopt stringent food and hygiene laws giving power to food and hygiene enforcement teams and Police to close down with immediate effect all dog and cat meat restaurants
New Immunotherapy Procedure That Kills Cancer in Dogs Could Help Save Human Lives, Too
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, dogs, cats, humans, pets, immunotherapy, disease, health, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, research, science, society, treatment )

- 829 days ago -
Our pets are like family members, so when they get sick, we want to get them the best treatment possible. But when dogs and cats are diagnosed with cancer, about half of them have their lives shortened.
WARNING ~ WARINING Sticky Situation: Ball of Gorilla Glue Removed From Dog's Stomach
Health & Wellness  (tags: a cautionary tale, opportunity to munch on something, Gorilla Glue, The Pet Poison Helpline, gets calls, that concerned expanding glues, such as Gorilla Glue, dogs, protection, suffering, pets, treatment, health, healthcare, interesting, prevention, human )

- 830 days ago -
Kathy and Phil Miller's dog, Dolly, learned the hard way that Gorilla Glue is not easy on the stomach. An ounce expanded to the size of a softball, requiring surgical removal. Video by Jim Goodman~The 3-year-old rescue dog loves to play
How to Poison Proof Your Kitchen
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, suffering, dogs, cats, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, GoodNews, conservation, rescued, pets, habitat, treatment, research, risks, safety, prevention, protection, interesting, health, healthcare, medicine, illness, children, family, dr )

- 832 days ago -
It's amazing (yet scary) how many common food items in our kitchen are poisonous to our pets! Some of these food items, while safe to you, may cause serious problems if ingested by our dogs and cats.
How to Poison Proof Your Yard and Garden
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, education, environment, family, humans, safety, women, usa, GoodNews, animalwelfare, dogs, cats, pets, sadness, suffering, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, family, Body-Mind-Spirit, science )

- 832 days ago -
Dogs like to eat certain fertilizers such as bone meal or blood meal. Keep bags tightly sealed and use products according to label instructions.
The Correct Way to Remove a Tick From Your Pet
Health & Wellness  (tags: environment, forests, healthconditions, protection, weather, trees, endangered, conservation, dogs, death, endangered, pets, suffering, sadness, investigation, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, medicine, risks, illness, disease, children )

- 832 days ago -
I am all about biodiversity, but I must admit ticks are not high on my list of biota to celebrate. They are beastly little bloodsucking parasites who double their ick factor when their bellies are bloated full with your blood!

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