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Dog Halloween Costumes

What will your dog be wearing for Halloween? This great costume is available on Amazon.com. If you like it, click here to buy. And send us photos of your pet’s costume! See you tomorrow, Dr. Randolph.

Dog Food Appearance And Palatability

We must be careful to prevent allowing human concepts from interfering with the treatment of our dogs and cats. Today I suggested beginning a nearly-14-year-old Chihuahua on Hill’s Prescription Diet k/d, when the pet owner resisted. “Dr. Randolph, I had…

SAM-e Use In Dogs And Cats

SAMe is a nutraceutical.  Nutraceuticals are nutrients with pharmaceutical properties. SAMe is the abbreviation for s-adenosylmethionine. It is also abbreviated SAM-e. SAMe occurs naturally in the body, manufactured by combining methionine, an amino acid, with adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the body’s main…

Cuterebra Treatment Options Discussed

Peg writes from Pennsylvania: Dr. Randolph, my puppy recently had a Cuterebra larva removed. I was wondering, would it have been safer for the fly to develop and self-extract itself for a 9 week old pup vs. surgery. Also, what…

Your Pet STILL Doesn’t Have A Microchip?

“My cat doesn’t need a microchip. She never goes outside.” “My dog doesn’t need a microchip. He’s always with me.” Willow is a beautiful tortoise-shell-colored cat who never, ever went outside. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news…

Military Working Dog Gets A Second Chance

The United States government is well-known for generating red tape. Still, when the will of a dedicated pet lover intersects a dog in need, even governmental regulations can be managed. Air Force Technical Sergeant Benjamin Collins is an 81st Security…