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Articles by Kathryn

When a Veterinarian’s Pet Gets Sick

“A lot of people think being a veterinarian means you get free veterinary care. The reality is that nothing is inherently free. We still use drugs and supplies that come with a cost, and we still pay other veterinary specialists

Giving Ginger a Healthy New Start

“I had recently lost a family pet who had been with us for 15 years. We loved her dearly but the veterinary bills were horrific. I decided in time that I wanted to have another dog—preferably a Chihuahua, they are

Seattle and New England Go Head-to-Head in the Super Bowl Pet Name Face-Off

It’s that time of year again, when the top two football teams in the nation go head-to-head to see who will win the Super Bowl. Across the country, fans are showing their support, and many have even named their furry

Dog Receives Emergency Care While Owner is Out of the Country

“While out of the country, I received a call from the boarding facility watching my Bernese mountain dog, Mason. He was vomiting, had diarrhea and refused to eat. What could have been thought to be a stress reaction was quickly

A Scotty’s Stomach Issues

“A year ago we adopted a very sweet, loving Scottish Terrier who was rescued by Miami-Dade County from a terrible puppy mill when he was about 10 months old. This little boy lived in a cage his entire life until