Author Archives: Hadley Rush

Secondhand smoke may cause pet health problems

June 29, 2010

The Columbia Daily Tribune reported secondhand smoke may be dire to pet health. According to the source, research conducted at Tufts University and the University of Massachusetts showed a link between cats diagnosed with lymph…

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Pet health and safety a worry during pool season

June 25, 2010

Veterinarian Shannon South knows first-hand that pools and other bodies of water can be dangerous for dogs when they accidentally fall in. “When you’ve got an older dog or a dog with a handicap, like…

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Dog owners urged to raise awareness by taking Fido to the office

June 23, 2010

A pet education organization is doing everything it can this week to raise awareness of the benefits and the need for dog rescue. According to’s webpage, June 25 is the 12th national “Take Your…

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Pet Health Myths

June 22, 2010

By: Chryssa Rich Pets Best Insurance Marketing Associate On the Pets Best Insurance Facebook page, we recently asked pet owners to share the most bizarre pet health advice they’ve ever heard. Today, we’re taking some…

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Fleas pose summertime pet health risks

June 21, 2010

Sabrina Rios knows how problematic fleas can be to cat and dog health. “You need to invest your time and have patience because there’s a cycle,” the Texas Veterinary Technician told My Fox Houston of…

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Raw fish: harmful to pet health, even deadly

June 18, 2010

Kyle Nelson didn’t know his dog’s life would be in jeopardy from a simple fishing trip. But the California resident got a scary surprise when his Boxer-Dauchshund mix, Della, nibbled on some remnants from a…

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