Adopting a Dog This October October is the American Humane Society’s Adopt-a-Dog Month, which makes it the perfect time to expand your pet family if you have been considering adopting a dog. There are hundreds of dogs currently waiting for good homes in shelters near the Animal & Bird Medical Center of Palm Harbor. Our staff can help you find
With hurricane season in full swing, you will want to be prepared well ahead of time in case of disaster or emergency evacuation. Being prepared for a nasty storm and thick evacuation traffic can save you hours of hassle in an already stressful situation. Know Your Shelters Certain evacuation shelters accept pets, while others do not. Check out the evacuation
For veterinary patients, an important part of any surgical procedure is the proper use of pet anesthesia. These drugs render us, and our animal friends, insensible to pain during the operation. Unfortunately, harrowing tales of anesthetic mishaps are often used by pet owners as a reason to avoid surgery for their pet. What are veterinarians doing to make sure your
Spike, a military dog turned police dog, is reunited with his Marine partner, an adorable Colobus monkey is born at the St. Louis Zoo, the Iditarod route is shifted due to a lack of snow and more animal news.
A rescued baby orangutan named Budi thrives under intensive care, Carmen the hero Boxer is taken off the ventilator in Cincinnati, Sissy the dog finds her way to her hospitalized owner and more animal news.
At nearly 27 years old, Tiffany Two is named the World’s Oldest Cat, Corgis are listed as vulnerable in the U.K., veterinarians try to save a heroic Boxer and more animal news.
Keepers at the U.K.’s Paignton Zoo are hand raising a Rothschild’s giraffe calf, a dog is rescued from thin ice in northern Virginia, a penguin photobombs a Coast Guard picture and more animal news.
The dog who was lifted by helicopter from the Los Angeles River gets adopted, police officers in Fort Worth Texas save a stray dog from the highway, Uber delivers kittens on demand to several Australian cities and more animal news.
Kai, the Shar Pei who was left with his suitcase in Scotland, gets adopted, 300 manatees crowd out swimmers at Florida’s Three Sisters Springs, a rare Eastern black rhino is born at the Chester Zoo and more animal news.
A baby Clydesdale arrived at Budweiser’s Warm Springs Ranch, in Boonville, Missouri, on Super Bowl Sunday and was named Arizona.