Author Archives: Dr. Jack Stephens

3 Ways to Reduce Cat Hairballs

August 12, 2016

Unfortunately, you can’t totally prevent hairballs in cats. However, there are a few things you can do to reduce the frequency of hairballs as well as the likelihood that your cat will get them. Grooming your cat can…


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A Room-by-Room Guide to Pet-Proofing Your Home

August 5, 2016

By Marianne Lipanovich, Houzz. Everyone who gets a dog or cat soon learns that a certain amount of vigilance goes with pet ownership. Puppies and kittens especially can get into everything and escape through the…


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Pets Sprayed by Skunk – 2 Things to Know

July 29, 2016

By veterinarian Dr. Fiona for Pets Best, a U.S. dog and cat pet health insurance agency since 2005. A skunk’s spray is a scent you’ll never forget. And when the skunk’s target is your pet,…


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My Vet’s the Best Contest Finalist: Dr. Nick Brown

July 25, 2016

My Vet’s the Best contest finalist, Dr. Nick Brown. How much do you love your vet? In 2010, Pets Best developed the My Vet’s the Best Contest—the first of its kind—to allow pet owners to…


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My Vet’s the Best Contest Finalist: Dr. Summer Zulli-English

July 25, 2016

My Vet’s the Best contest finalist, Dr. Summer Zulli-English. How much do you love your vet? In 2010, Pets Best developed the My Vet’s the Best Contest—the first of its kind—to allow pet owners to…


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3 Reasons Why Cats Hate Water (And Why Some Like it!)

July 22, 2016

By Dr. Fiona, a veterinarian and writer for Pets Best, a U.S. dog and cat health insurance agency, since 2005. A cat who enjoys playing with, and drinking, water from a faucet. Cats are notorious for…


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