Monday , 6 December 2021

Category: PET Q&As

5 Questions to Ask Before Getting Your Next Pet

5 Questions to Ask Before Getting Your Next Pet

Congratulations – you’re getting a new furry addition to the family! Of course, now that you’ve decided you’re ready for the pitter patter of paws, there are lots of other decisio ...

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Hachoo! What is Cat Flu and How Do You Treat it?

Hachoo! What is Cat Flu and How Do You Treat it?

Cat flu is a common upper respiratory tract infection in cats, caused by two different types of viruses: Feline Herpesvirus or Feline Calicivirus. Like human flu, cat flu is conta ...

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Leash Holding – Could it Really be Dangerous?

Leash Holding – Could it Really be Dangerous?

Holding your dog’s leash seems like such a basic thing, but it could mean the difference between safety and some pretty awful injuries. I know, right now you’re probably thinking ...

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How many times has a Beagle won Westminster Kennel Club’s “Best in Show” award?

How many times has a Beagle won Westminster Kennel Club’s “Best in Show” award?

A Beagle has won the prestigious “Best in Show” award at the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show only twice. The first being a lovable pup named Uno, who won in 2008 and this ...

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How do you locate the “quick” on your pet’s nails?

How do you locate the “quick” on your pet’s nails?

The American Humane Association recommends you hold the paw in your hand and locate the pinkish part of the nail. This is a blood vessel, often called the “quick,”  and should be ...

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What is the difference between acute and chronic pain in animals?

What is the difference between acute and chronic pain in animals?

Answer- Animals suffer from pain just like we do.  Acute pain is obvious and distressing.  Chronic pain can be subtle, and masked as “getting old” or “slowing down.” ...

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Q: What was the first veterinary technician organization to be recognized as a veterinary technician specialty?

Q: What was the first veterinary technician organization to be recognized as a veterinary technician specialty?

Answer- The Academy of Veterinary Emergency Critical Care Technicians (AVECCT) is the first organization to be recognized by the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in ...

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Q: What is the Kentucky Horse Park?

Q: What is the Kentucky Horse Park?

Answer- The Kentucky Horse Park is located in Lexington, Kentucky and is the world’s only park dedicated to man’s relationship with the horse. Featuring the International Museum o ...

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