The same canine Influenza outbreak originating in Chicago in 2015 appears to have reappeared in Toledo, OH.
October's Pet of the Month is spunky Rio. He's a dapper Portuguese water dog and is quite the cookie monster!
Perhaps one of the worst manifestations of canine cancer is hemangiosarcoma. A pet can look perfectly normal until suddenly the tumor can burst, spreading cancer, throughout the body and incapacitating a healthy pet in a matter of days or hours. We bring you a heart wrenching story of just such a case in order to raise awareness of this insidious and often fatal disease.
It is with a heavy heart we bid adieu to Julia Levitt Dog Training here at A2AH. Julia will however, continue to offer her in-home boarding and training services.
ER care will remain open
There are several breeds of dogs that owners will consider altering (docking tails or cropping ears among them). Tail docking is often done for safety reasons while today, ear cropping is usually a stylistic choice of the owner. For the purposes of this post we will focus on the practice of ear cropping and the pros and cons of the issue.