Cat Vomiting: A Cause for Concern?

iStock_000032518580_MediumMost cats vomit now and again. Usually it is nothing to be too worried about. There are some instances, however, when a vomiting cat can signify a more serious problem than just hairballs. Many cats vomit more than should be considered normal, and cat owners should be aware of when they need to seek medical attention for their feline friend.

When Cat Vomiting Needs Veterinary Attention

Vomiting is the body’s way of removing ingested material from the stomach. It can occur due to many diseases or problems. Cats seem to have a sensitive vomiting reflex and often will do so quite readily. A normal cat may vomit the occasional hairball periodically. Continue…

Summer Pet Emergencies

DogMore than likely, you and your pet are enjoying the summer weather and all the fun it brings. But there are also dangers that can accompany summer fun, many of which can lead to summer pet emergencies.

By knowing what emergencies your pet may face this summer, and what you can do to prevent them, you can help your pet stay happy and safe during the dog days of summer…

Car Accidents

An increase in car travel is normal during the summer months as people (and pets) head out for summer vacations, BBQ’s, and other summertime adventures. Think about safely restraining your pet during travel. Summer also makes hit-and-run accidents a very common danger for pets. Continue…