Animal Update: The Problems With RodenticideKCBS' Jeff Bell talks with Dr. Jennifer Scarlett from the San Francisco SPCA to discuss what rodenticide is and how to protect your pets from it.
Animal Update: Exotic Animals As Pets The legality of owning exotic animals varies in the United States across state lines. Dr. Jennifer Scarlett with the San Francisco SPCA calls the country a “patchwork of laws”.
Animal Update: How Much Do Pets Remember?It's an interesting topic many pet owners may not consider: do our pets have much in the way of a memory?
Animal Update: Planning For Your Pet's FutureWhat happens if you predecease your animal and have not outlined plans for him or her in your will?
Animal Update: Diabetes In CatsDiabetes is not a problem that just impacts humans. It's becoming more common in the domesticated animal world, too.
Animal Update: Preventing Dog BitesSunday marked the beginning of National Dog Bite Prevention Week.
Animal Update: DNA Unlocking Links Between Dogs, WolvesResearchers have begun to pinpoint the evolution of dogs from wolves by using genetic sequencing.
Animal Update: Kitten SeasonEach year, we talk about kitten season - when shelters become full of orphaned or otherwise surrendered cats.
Animal Update: Pet BehaviorIt's not uncommon for people to think of some pets as expert mimics - birds, for instance. But according to a recently published report, there is evidence to suggest other pets do it, too.
Animal Update: Therapy AnimalsAfter 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.
Animal Update: Tax Deduction For Foster Pet ParentsA judge recently ruled that pet "foster parents" can tax deduct expenses such as food and medicine.
Animal Update: Medical Alert DogsStrange but true, dogs' scenting abilities can help humans with medical needs.