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PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Atlanta, Georgia
PetDoc is the definitive online network for pet health and care information. It is where pet owners can access the highest quality, most relevant pet health information available in one place. Only PetDoc offers customized, breed-based health and behavior information from cat and dog experts and... Full Bio
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Connecticut nursing and rehabilitation center institutes pet therapy program by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Southington Care Center in Southington, CT is formalizing a pet therapy program that they say decreased pain, increased socialization and increased appetite in their patient ... Read on »
New pet health and behavior questions answered by our own Dr. Jim by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Our very own Dr. Jim has answered more of your pet health and behavior questions. This month he tackles the following: How many teeth do dogs have? Dachshund/Chihu ... Read on »
Interview with a pet blogger: While Walking Duncan by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health It's Thursday again, which means it's time for another interview with a pet blogger. This time we visit with Curt, owner of Duncan the Golden Retriever and blogger at While ... Read on »
German Shepherd starved and abandoned, nursed back to health by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Hobo the German Shepherd was starved to the point of losing half of his body weight. When he was dropped off at the PDSA Pet Aid Hospital in Britain, he was given 3 days to ... Read on »
Natural pet food becomes more mainstream by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health According to the market research firm Packaged Facts, sales of natural pet food in the US reached $1 billion in 2007, accounting for 6% of total pet food sales. Natural pet ... Read on »
JetBlue launches pet-friendly program by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health JetBlue recently announced JetPaws, an "exclusive program designed to provide pets and their owners the tips and tools they need for a smooth trip from start to finish." The ... Read on »
Disabled dog's wheelchair stolen by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health One of my high school friend's dogs is famous. But not the good kind of famous. His dog, Buddy, was recently the victim in a wheelchair theft. Buddy is 14 years old, and is ... Read on »
Interview with a pet blogger: Fermented Fur by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health It's Thursday, which means another installment in our Interview with a Pet Blogger series. This week we got to talk to Lori, author of Fermented Fur. Lori is currently the ... Read on »
Exotic pets confiscated in Mexican drug busts by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Hundreds of exotic pets have now been confiscated from suspected Mexican drug cartel bosses, from white tigers to zebras to monkeys. The animals are kept as status symbol ... Read on »
Paula Abdul advocates on-site pet housing for abused women by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health Photo by Alan Light "American Idol" judge Paula Abdul is teaming up with the American Humane Association to promote PAWS (Pet's and Women's Shelters). The new program is ... Read on »
The Fight by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health My mother sent me a great photo set of their dogs (and my childhood dogs) play fighting. Lucy is the big black Rottweiler-mix, Roxy is her smaller brownish daughter. They fi ... Read on »
Interview with a pet blogger: Barkability by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health It's a rainy Thursday here in Atlanta, but fortunately we have another interview with a pet blogger ready to cheer me up. This week we got to talk to Chris (and Mackenzie, ... Read on »
Overweight dog frozen to sidewalk, owner cited for animal neglect by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health After an obese (120 lb) border collie mix, Jiffy, was frozen to a sidewalk in zero degree temperatures, shelter workers had to pour warm water over his back to get him unstu ... Read on »
Interesting gift ideas for dogs and cats by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health The holidays are upon us, and 88% of you buy presents for your pets (poll results as of December 9th). Our own Marcie Whidden, who answers your pet questions in our forums, ... Read on »
Economy tough on pet shelters by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health We're officially in a recession, and pet owners everywhere are hurting. Many are losing their homes, and in turn giving up their pets to shelters. But what of the shelter ... Read on »
Puppies on the piano by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health This is too adorable not to post. Enjoy your weekend! Source: gervo1865 Read on »
Interview with a pet blogger: Jean Fogle, author of Salty Dogs by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health It's Thursday again, which means another interview with a pet blogger! This week we talked to Jean Fogle, author of Salty Dogs and writer of three different blogs. Yes, you ... 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 »
Interview with a pet company: Daily Kibble by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health As part of our series of interviews with interesting pet companies, we recently got to interview Lynn and Valerie, founders of the Daily Kibble. The Daily Kibble is a once-d ... Read on »
Cheap holiday gifts for your pets by PetDoc Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Posted in: Blog Posts in Pet Health The holidays are rapidly approaching, and if you're like 90% of our readers (most current poll results as of Dec 1), you buy your pets gifts for the holidays. However, with ... Read on »