The FDA issued a warning against a type of anti-flea and tick medicines that might cause adverse neurological issues. Dogs and cats that have taken these veterinary products experienced muscle tremors and seizures.
Medicine September 21, 2018
Plastic waste can be a serious problem for landfills, particularly PET's, a common material in food storage and clothing. However, a newly-discovered bacteria eats the plastic, converting the garbage into simple chemicals.
Earth/Environment March 10, 2016
Smart collar for pets can help monitor the health of cats and dogs. The devices can also trigger a notice if the animal is in pain.
Life September 4, 2015
NIH’s Dr. Louis Sokoloff passed away at 93 on July 30 in Washington. He is most popularly known for his major contributions in PET scanning and psychotherapy.
Life August 17, 2015
A young Papillon was brought by its owners to a veterinary hospital on New Year's eve after it fell into a knitting needle that pierced its heart. The dog luckily survived.
Life January 7, 2015
A woman from Spring Hill, Pittsburgh took her neighbor's Siberian husky while he was getting treatment for stage 3 cancer and had the dog euthanized. She now faces up to ten years in prison.
Society December 30, 2014
Dogs do not just process familiar verbal commands. They also try to understand the meaning of human speech based on the speaker's emotional tone and intonation.
Animals November 28, 2014
A 140-pound Great Dane was operated after feasting on his owners’ socks. The dog’s X-ray also earned the animal clinic where he was operated a place in a competition.
Life September 4, 2014