Sunday marked the beginning of National Dog Bite Prevention Week.
Animal Shelters across California are overflowing with Chihuahuas—that’s right, the smart and lovable breed is in trouble. Hundreds of these guys and gals are in need of rescue.
In this Animal Update we ask our veterinarian about the increasing number of dogs experiencing traumatic injuries because of escalators.
After the recent Connecticut school shooting, a team of dogs was sent to comfort the grieving, driving home the point that therapy dogs can greatly benefit those in emotional distress.
With animals, we don’t necessarily know what they’re thinking. Still, we see compulsive behavior by our four-legged friends.
February is Dental Health Month. What should we know about our pet’s teeth?
We all know that diabetes is becoming a huge problem in this country; could that be the case for pets as well?
What is Lyme Disease – and just how big of a problem is it?
A bit of an unusual topic but a fun one, too: humans often will yawn when we see somebody else yawn. Animals, believe it or not, may do the same.
It’s an exciting time of year for the people who make up the San Francisco SPCA, who are embarking on an annual tradition: Macy’s Holiday Windows at Union Square.