Helpful Articles

Helpful Articles

Treating Pain Is Often Overlooked and Underdone

Modern Veterinary Medicine Has Made Great Advances in Pain Control – WHY Has it Not Found its Way to Most Clinics? As a chronic severe pain patient, myself, I have […]

How to Assess Respiratory Rate

Does your pet seem to be breathing more rapid at home and with increased effort? An easy way to assess for normal respiratory rates at home is by counting the […]

Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome in Dogs

Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome in Dogs (CDS) Cognitive dysfunction syndrome is a condition related to the aging of a dog’s brain, which ultimately leads to changes in awareness, deficits in learning […]

Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome in Cats

As they age, cats often suffer a decline in functioning, including their cognitive functioning, which ultimately leads to changes in awareness, deficit in learning and memory, and decreased responsiveness to […]

The Covenant of Compassion

On the surface, the decision to put your ailing pet to sleep seems like it would be simple. I’ve heard it discussed by pet lovers and even veterinary professionals using […]

The Dreaded Diagnosis

CANCER is a word that strikes fear into our hearts, whether it is about our health, or that of our beloved pets. Unfortunately cancer is very common in dogs and […]

Why Is There So Much Cancer In Our Dogs?

I know in advance, this writing will be controversial. For as long as I can remember our recommendations on neutering pets has been to do this at or before the […]

Dr. Humphries and Taylor

My Dog’s Special Day For everyone who has recently lost their dog friend! Today was my dog’s special day. It is the day when she found Paradise, a place where […]