10 Things You Absolutely Must Know Before Getting A Puppy By LARA RUTHERFORD-MORRISON

Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images News/Getty Images One of the awesome things about being an adult is that we no longer have to beg our parents to let us get puppies. You’re a grown up—you do what you damn well please! And, of course, what you "damn well please" is to get a puppy—your very own … Continue reading 10 Things You Absolutely Must Know Before Getting A Puppy By LARA RUTHERFORD-MORRISON

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Taking orphaned bats into your own home a costly and stressful job, but ‘very rewarding’ – ABC News by ERIN SEMMLER AND BRENDAN MOUNTER

Kuranda bat carer Rebecca Koller dedicates each waking moment of her day to rescuing, caring for, and rehabilitating hundreds of bats. Key points: Caring for bats can be an expensive 24-hour job The vet association says many carers can suffer mental health problems if they don't look after themselves A science expert says flying foxes … Continue reading Taking orphaned bats into your own home a costly and stressful job, but ‘very rewarding’ – ABC News by ERIN SEMMLER AND BRENDAN MOUNTER

What Age Should You Spay Your Dog? By Jessica Vogelsang, DVM

New puppy visits have to be one of my favorite appointments in veterinary medicine. Adorable puppies, excited owners, so many opportunities to lay the groundwork for a long and happy life together. We cover lots of topics: vaccinations, deworming schedules, training, nutrition. During the first visit, one of the most common questions I get with … Continue reading What Age Should You Spay Your Dog? By Jessica Vogelsang, DVM