Wednesday, November 13, 2019

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Birds as Pets

Paws-itive Press Birds as Pets By Barbara Masi This is a subject I am only very slightly familiar with as my mother had Canaries when I was...

Pet Trusts

Paws-itive Press Pet Trusts By Barbara Masi I wanted to share with you some thoughts on setting up a Pet Trust and turned to my dear friend,...

January, 2014 – Long dogs have more puppies

Dog Walkin’ Wellington "Long dogs have more puppies" Puppy Mills and Backyard Breeders By Barbara Phillippi If you are a regular reader of this column, you are aware...

Canine Influenza

Paws-itive Press Canine Influenza By Cristina Anzures of Anzer Animal Hospital The recent outbreak of canine influenza in the southeast U.S. has many owners checking their pets for...

November, 2015 – Hounds & Heroes Program, Celebrating Veteran’s Day

Paws-itive Press Hounds & Heroes Program, Celebrating Veteran’s Day By Barbara Masi Veteran’s Day is a public holiday held on the anniversary of the end of World...

Say Ahhh-nesthesia

Paws-itive Press Say Ahhh-nesthesia By Fran Faulkner As a Certified Veterinary Technician since 2008 with a degree specializing in Animal Science, I may be bias against anesthesia-free...

September, 2013 – Dogs who Go to Work

With a bow to hundreds of “barn dogs,” who report for duty with their humans to a barn of some sort in the Western Communities, every day, this time, I’d like to feature a few canines that actually “work” at local commercial establishments.

BIG Birds

Paws-itive Press BIG Birds By Barbara Masi In May we covered the smaller birds and caring for them and this month we will talk about BIG birds.  ...

Prepping Dogs and Cats for Hurricanes

Paws-itive Press Prepping Dogs and Cats for Hurricanes By Fran Faulkner Hurricane season is here. Surely you have figured your pets into your disaster preparedness plan. If...

December, 2015 – Loving Your Pet to Death!

Paws-itive Press Loving Your Pet to Death! By: Dr. Mark Planco and Fran Faulkner      The title may be a little dramatic but it’s the truth. When we love...