Dr. Melissa Kerns Bio
First aid for pet poisoning
Taking a cat’s temperature
Cats can run fevers for a variety of reasons. Signs include loss of appetite, lethargy, shivering, rapid respiration or symptoms of an illness.
Are you too good to your pet?
Obesity in pets, both dogs and cats, is rampant. In fact, the percentage of overweight and obese cats is higher at 57.6%, than dogs at 52.6%. How do you know how much to feed your pet?
Getting in touch with your pets
Pets don't always like to be examined, so it's a good idea to get them used to having their ears and paws touched and their mouths checked out. It will give you a baseline to refer to when something is amiss.