Is There a Treatment for FIP in Cats on the Horizon?

Anyone who is familiar with feline infectious peritonitis (FIP in cats) has likely personally experienced the viral infection's devastating result. This virus, caused by a rare and not fully understood mutation in a particular feline coronavirus,...

Pollens, Grasses, and Molds Make Pets Sneeze, Too

I was taking my dogs for a walk the other day. It was a beautiful spring day with the sun shining, birds chirping, and flowers in bloom. And then it started... that overwhelming need to sneeze! Rusko has been sneezing all week, and now, me too....

Firefighters Rescue Dog Stuck in Tree

You read that title correctly. Police and firefighters in Port Orange, Florida fought to save a dog stuck in a tree last Friday. Not a cat; a dog!

When a dog owner was walking by with their own pet, they heard the stranded pup whimpering and saw...

Make My Easter Bunny Chocolate, Please!

One of our whiskerDocs team members has quite the little pet menagerie at home, including 2 dogs, 3 cats, and a house rabbit. The rabbit, however, inspired this post, because even though we focus on dogs and cats here, we have a love of all...

Purina 10-ounce Tub Foods Recalled for Nutritional Deficiency

Purina has voluntarily recalled several of their tubbed foods under the Beneful Chopped Blends, Beneful Prepared Meals, and Pro Plan Savory Meals brands due to concerns about the nutritional content of these foods. The Purina team values the...

Justice for Service Dogs

Many people with disabilities rely on service dogs for support in public places. Some disabilities might be more visible than others, but many times service animals are used for conditions where one cannot "see" that the individual has that need....