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Pet Dental Health Month: periodontal disease research

Learn more about periodontal disease in dogs and cats to help ensure your pet's dental health is a top priority.

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Avian influenza: what pet parents need to know

There's a very low chance of your dog or cat getting bird flu, but there are still precautions you can take to protect your pets. Learn more.

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Respiratory illness affecting dogs

Respiratory illness affecting dogs

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Helping your senior pet live their best life

Helping your senior pet live their best life

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6 Ways To Protect Your Pup During Air Quality Alerts

Fetch veterinarian Dr. Aliya McCullough, DVM, MS discusses the risks of bad air quality for dogs and how to help your dog during the next air quality alert.

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A new parvovirus treatment offers hope

Learn about a new treatment for parvovirus in dogs

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Dr. Kwane's tips for identifying & treating pet anxiety

Dr. Kwane shares tips on how to identify anxiety in your dog or cat and home remedies to treat and prevent it.

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Introducing the Fetch Veterinary Advisory Board

Meet our team of veterinary professionals and pet health experts.

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Don’t pour your cat a bowl of milk. Here’s why

Did you know that most adult cats are lactose intolerant? Here’s how milk (and milk substitutes) can negatively affect a cat's health.

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Can dogs eat almond butter?

Almond butter is usually safe for dogs to eat — but you’ll want to make sure a few ingredients aren’t in the recipe before giving your pup a lick or two.

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Can dogs eat chicken?

The next time you’re cooking plain and skinless chicken, feel free to serve a bite to your pup. But you’ll want to avoid giving them the bone — here’s why.

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Can dogs eat pomegranate?

Pomegranate is rich in fiber, antioxidants and potassium. However, you’ll want to remove certain parts of the fruit before giving your pup a small bite.

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8 situations where your cat might drool

A little drool might not be worth the worry, but excessive saliva could be a sign of something serious.

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Signs that your dog might have melanoma

Melanoma is commonly found in dogs’ eyes, mouths, nail beds and on the skin. Here’s what to look for and what to do if you spot something suspicious.

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Can cats have chocolate?

Like dogs, chocolate is an ingredient not suited for cats. Here’s what to do if your pet accidentally eats some.

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Can dogs eat coconut oil?

Although coconut oil isn't toxic to dogs, it's not something they should be eating.

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Can dogs eat cilantro?

Cilantro is safe for dogs to eat, but it shouldn’t be a free-for-all. Here’s how to know how much cilantro is too much.

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Can cats eat shrimp?

Yes, cats can eat shrimp. Use our tips to prepare it correctly before introducing shrimp into your cat's diet.

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Is salt bad for dogs?

Salt (in moderation) can benefit dogs, especially those with certain health conditions. But too much salt can have serious consequences.

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7 signs your dog is depressed and how to help them feel better

When a dog is depressed, it’s up to the pet parent to turn their mood around. Check out our tips for lifting your pup’s spirits.

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Can dogs eat cottage cheese?

Sharing a spoonful of cottage cheese with your dog isn’t the worst snack, but it shouldn’t be a staple in their diet, either. Here’s what else to know about serving your dog cottage cheese.

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Learn more about buprenorphine, a medication that treats cat pain

Buprenorphine is usually administered at the vet’s office, but sometimes vets will send it home with pet parents. Here’s how to give the medication at home.

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9 reasons why your cat might be losing their hair

Cats lose their fur due to an array of underlying conditions. Not every treatment plan is the same, here’s what vets commonly recommend.

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Does your dog have a skin infection? Learn how Simplicef can help

Dogs with skin infections might benefit from Simplicef, a prescription antibiotic. Here’s what side effects to look out for.

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