Christmas Brings Chocolate Poisoning Warning For DogsVets, writing in the journal Veterinary Record, say Christmas and Easter are the most dangerous times of the year for pets to fall ill from eating chocolate.
Rescue Cat That Cared For Young Cancer Patient Named 'Cat Of The Year'A caring rescue cat has been named Great Britain's National Cat of the Year for helping to comfort a young cancer patient, BBC News reported.
Pets Do Not Benefit Kids' Health, Study FindsDogs and cats have no "significant" impact on children's mental and physical health, according to a new study by the Rand Corporation.
Pet Talk: The Crazy Things That Dogs Can DoOn today's Pet Talk Laurie Fass challenges dog owners to top some of the crazy things that she's witnessed from other dogs. For example, Chopper, the Bull Terrier who crashed through a storm door using his head, or the Weimaraner who trashed a room while still inside his crate. There's also the Siberian Husky who made his own dog door, and the Labrador Retriever who dug a hold big enough to bury a picnic table.
Police Warn Of Coyotes Attacking Dogs In DarienPolice in Darien are warning of aggressive coyotes, after two dogs in town were attacked by coyotes, and one was killed.
Ask An Connecticut Expert: How To Keep Your Pet Cool This SummerWith summer comes higher temperatures which creates safety risks for pets. Without a vocabulary, animals rely on other cues to tell you how they are feeling. They also rely on their owners to keep them cool. For instance, if you see your dog digging in the ground it could be a sign they are searching for cooler dirt under the surface. Following these five tips from Connecticut's own mobile pet grooming company, pet owners can worry less about their pet's safety.
5 Tips To Get Your Pet Ready For SummerHelp your pet enjoy the Summer by preparing them with these five tips.
America's Top 5 Must-Visit AquariumsWant to explore the ocean's depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, "The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness."
6 Tips For Owning A Dog In Urban AreasThese 6 tips will benefit any dog owner living in the big city! These do's and don'ts are important to consider for any dog lover.
Dem Senators' Bill Would Require Veterinarians To Write PrescriptionsConnecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal, along with New York Sen. Charles Schumer, would like to see a change in how pet owners can get prescriptions for their pets.
Pet Prescription Proposal
Reunited: Torrington Puppy Found SafeAn 11-week-old German Sheppard that went missing Monday has been found and reunited with the animal's grateful owner.