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Weekly Web Round-up August 13, 2011

Health

As someone who lost a cat to Vaccine-Associated Sarcoma, I am cautious about vaccinating my pets. Along with VAS, vaccines have been implicated in other health problems like immune mediated hemolytic anemia. The Rabies Challenge Fund is raising money for a study that will test the duration of rabies vaccines in dogs and it’s . . . → Read More: Weekly Web Round-up August 13, 2011

Weekly Web Round-up August 6, 2011

It’s been a little hectic with the addition of new diabetic cat, Minuit (pronounced Min-we, French for midnight). When I decided to adopt her, my big concern was how hard it would be to switch her from dry food to canned. Fortunately, that wasn’t an issue, being able to touch her is the big . . . → Read More: Weekly Web Round-up August 6, 2011

Weekly Web Round Up July 23rd, 2011

News you can use

The heat that has enveloped a huge part of the US has been one of the top news stories this week. With temperature’s reaching triple digits in many places, people are being warned that pets can suffer from the heat just as people do. Knowing the signs of heat stroke . . . → Read More: Weekly Web Round Up July 23rd, 2011

Weekly Web Round-up July 9th, 2011

photo © 2009 theilr | more info (via: Wylio) July 4th was nice and relaxing around here, well as relaxing as it can get with fireworks being shot off. Fortunately, none of my current zoo crew has a problem with the noise so we were able to enjoy them. How did your pets handle the . . . → Read More: Weekly Web Round-up July 9th, 2011

Pawsing around the Web

This is my weekly round-up of interesting pet (animal)-related links for you to check out!

Did you know April 29th is “Save the Frogs Day”? I learned about when I read a post on philly.com about a woman trying to help toads in Philadelphia. These amphibians are an important part of our eco-system and their . . . → Read More: Pawsing around the Web