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PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Atlanta, Georgia
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"Help your pet, Get to the vet" campaign giving away $20 vet vouchers through February 28 by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Advantage® from Bayer Animal Health has started a new campaign to help pet owners defray vet costs during these tough economic times. From the press release: From Febru ... Read on »
"Teacup" pigs gaining in popularity as pets in Britain by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Miniature pigs are gaining popularity as domestic pets in England, according to the NY Daily News: The little piggies weigh just over half a pound at birth and only gr ... Read on »
"Teacup" pigs gaining in popularity as pets in Britain by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Miniature pigs are gaining popularity as domestic pets in England, according to the NY Daily News: The little piggies weigh just over half a pound at birth and only grow ... Read on »
$25 million prize for safe, non-surgical pet sterilization by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Billionaire inventor Gary Michelson is promising $25 million to the inventor of the first safe, non-surgical procedure to spay or neuter a pet. But that's not all. Michelson ... Read on »
5-legged frog found in Missouri by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health CNN reports on a 5-legged frog that appears to be waving "hi." The frog was found and taken in by an animal lover in Missouri: Embedded video from CNN Video Read on »
61-year-old woman fights deer to save poodle by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health An aggressive deer attacked Carol Lince's poodle in her yard Monday morning. She heard one of her three poodles "screaming bloody murder." When she went to check it out, she ... Read on »
A weekend with Roxy and Lucy, my childhood dogs by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health I spent this weekend up at my parents' cabin in Tennessee, which gave me the opportunity to see Roxy and Lucy. We rescued Lucy when I was back in high school. She was a lab/ ... Read on »
Airline sells "pet tickets" to help boost revenues by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health The ailing economy has affected the entire airline industry, but some airlines are dealing with the hard times differently. In an attempt to generate added revenues, Southwe ... Read on »
Airlines make traveling with pets easier with guideline for pet carriers by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Until recently, there haven't been any standards for pet carriers allowed in carry-on luggage on airlines. Yesterday eight major airlines launched the Guaranteed On-Board Pr ... Read on »
Airlines make traveling with pets easier with guideline for pet carriers by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Until recently, there haven't been any standards for pet carriers allowed in carry-on luggage on airlines. Yesterday eight major airlines launched the Guaranteed On-Board Pr ... Read on »
Allergic to your pets? by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health 10 million pet owners have allergies, and I'm definitely one of them. I can't be around a cat for more than a half hour without my eyes watering and sneezing. But that doesn ... Read on »
Animal rights groups angry over Peruvian cat-eating festival by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Attendees of the Gastronomical Festival of the Cat in Peru chow down on cat burgers, fried cat legs and even cat tails during this two-day event in late September. Cats a ... Read on »
Author uses his own cats to write children's book by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Brad Skafish, a 32-year-old attorney, always enjoyed reading to his 2-year-old daughter. And now he can read her his own book, which is based on the family cats, Iggy and Mi ... Read on »
AVMA's top 10 list for holiday pet health by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. James Cook, president of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), says he has a very unhappy holiday tradition -- ... Read on »
Bar owners and patrons race to save pets from fire in nearby vet clinic by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health A Pennsylvania veterinary clinic found help from an unlikely source – the bar across the street. Firefighters had just left the Wright Veterinary Medical Center after respon ... Read on »
Barack Obama says a puppy is on the way by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health In President Elect Barack Obama's victory speech Tuesday night he promised to continue the long line of presidential pets in the White House. Obama told his 7- and 10-year-o ... Read on »
Boy's invention alerts birds to dangerous windows by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Charlie Sobcov, an 8th-grader, loves birds. And he's doing something about it. Charlie's latest science fair project was an invention that should help birds to see windows b ... Read on »
Britain to provide pet "Code of Practice" by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Britain's Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has created a document to remind pet owners of their responsibilities, as outlined in the 2006 Animal We ... Read on »
Britain's Pet Fit Club to crown a biggest pet loser by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Eight very overweight pets are being put on a 100-day diet and fitness program in Britain. The Pet Fit Club is sponsored by the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA), ... Read on »
Cat attacks a picture of a cat by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Watch this crazy cat repeatedly attack a paper picture of a cat. She doesn't play well with others – or even pictures of others. Cat Fight With A Cat Photo - Watch ... Read on »