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Can Dogs Cure Asthma? by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health According to an article in Dog Fancy, a recent study finds that microbes from house dust in homes with dogs appear to protect against the onset of respiratory syncytial viru ... Read on »
Buckle Up in NJ by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health New Jersey police are authorized to ticket drivers with unrestrained animals in their cars.  Fines can range from $250 to $1,000.  Drivers can avoid a citations by securing ... Read on »
Beer for Dogs by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Ever want to share a cold one with your dog? Bowser Beer, a non-alcoholic, non-carbonated "beer" for dogs is sold in six-packs in select pets stores and online. It comes in ... Read on »
Pet Treats Made in China by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Several years ago, when there was the major pet food recall, it was due to a contaminent in foods made in China. That usually begs the question of why we are still buying fo ... Read on »
Pet residents of White House focus of book by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Good article from the associated press  and just in time for election day. President George H.W. Bush had a problem so important he sent a memo to White House staff as ... Read on »
Fire Prevention Week by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health The week of Oct. 7 - Oct. 13 is fire prevention week. You help keep your pet safe with these fire prevention tips. Read on »
My dog picks up my habits by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health It never stops amazing me how quickly my dogs pick up on my habits.  Things that I'm not even trying to train them to do, they just learn on their own based on my daily habi ... Read on »
Pet Fire Safety by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Pet Fire Safety  is a posting in regards to protecting yourself from an accidental fire caused by your pet. Interesting thoughts. Read on »
Top 5 Desired Pet Travel Amenities by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health According to TripsWithPets.com, who recently completed a survey of over 200 pet traveling parents and pet friendly hotels & accommodations that provide the following top 5 p ... Read on »
A Discussion of Pet Adoptions by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health I have recently posted about a new book, Little Boy Blue, By Kim Kavin.   In this book, Kavin discusses the various issues in regards to pet adoptions and her findings of th ... Read on »
Animal Rescue Road Trips by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health I recently came across the Peterson Express Transport Services (P.E.T.S.) from a book a recently read about animal adoption (check out the press release of the book on my bl ... Read on »
Caring for a Japanese Fighter Fish (Betta) by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health   One of the most common misconceptions of betta fish is that they must be in a bowl all by themselves. Mostly because of the stories that they are fight ... Read on »
Little Boy Blue - Book Shows Truth of Some Shelters by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health In the course of the 3 days that it took me to read this book, as many as 42,000 companion dogs died in American Animal Shelters.  I had recently posted some press clippings ... Read on »
Top Names for Labrador Retrievers by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Labs are known for one key trait: Everyone they encounter is their new best friend. Perhaps this is why Buddy is the most popular name for male Labs. Rounding out the top fi ... Read on »
Top Names for Bulldogs by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Sometimes a breed is just built for a particular name, like the Bulldog , whose most popular male moniker is Tank. Other top picks for the breed: Diesel, Winston, Dozer a ... Read on »
Guppy Boldness Studied by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Guppy Boldness Studied Interesting article about the study of the guppy and the boldness of the species. Boldness increases chances of finding food and mates, b ... Read on »
How Many Fish Should Be In My Tank by Matt FM. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Fish keepers have heard the rule of thumb for stocking their aquarium. But how many fish is really too many? Tropical fish, like any other animal, will grow at differen ... Read on »