All posts by Betsy Banks Saul

Refer a Vet and Get a Trip to Hawaii plus $1,000 for Your Pet Cause!

Do you know a great vet who needs a fresh start?  We’re actively seeking vets who dream of practice ownership, work-life balance, and the kind of personalized medicine we crave for our own pets. We like new as well as seasoned vets, general or specialized. Our practice model puts the vet first because happy, healthy, empowered doctors are the foundation of great medicine.

How to visitor-proof your home to prevent escapes

How do you keep your dog, who is intent on visiting the neighbors, in the house when people are coming and going?

Dr. Google, my vet and me: Partnerships in pet healthcare

heal blog vet partnerships"If you get sick, pray it's something common, because if it isn't, you're in trouble!" That is what my Petfinder co-founder said after his experience as a radiology resident in one of the top hospitals in the country. The same could apply to pets.

Do as I say, not as I did

 

heal betsy-jake dumb dogGeneralizations about humanity are probably best avoided, but my experience in animal welfare, as a volunteer, the founder of Petfinder.com, and now Heal House Call Veterinarian, has left me pretty convinced of a few "truths" about humanity.

How to find the right pet to adopt

heal betsy jim adopting right petFinding the right pet is an art. First, you have to, as the Greeks, said, "Know thyself."

What you should know about shelter dogs

heal blogBetsy-&-JimYou've adopted a shelter dog and that makes you awesome, in my book. You may have also made the eternal solemn promise to your shelter dog. "You will never be abandoned again."

The more the merrier? Adding a pet to your pet family

heal betsy and JakeI always wanted my pets to play together, but until recently my pets' personalities just didn't jive. My dogs were always rude to my cats, and my cats were usually unappreciative of my dogs.