Author Archives: Dr. Fiona Caldwell

Top 10 “Made in the USA” Dog Breeds

November 13, 2012

Dr. Fiona, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine blogs for pet insurance provider, Pets Best. As far back as humans can remember, dogs have had a place in our hearts and homes. The domesticated canine is thought…

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Five Training Mistakes to Avoid

October 30, 2012

The National Humane Society cites behavioral issues as the number one reason that dogs and cats are relinquished every year. Undoubtedly, a well-behaved dog will be a more accepted and productive member of the family.…

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Simmer Down! Tips for Calming a Hyperactive Dog

October 18, 2012

Dr. Fiona, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, guest blogs for pet insurance provider Pets Best. Puppy jumping, sloppy kisses and general ‘misbehaving’ is adorable when your puppy is less than 10 pounds, but this behavior can…

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First Dogs: A Look at Presidential Pets

October 17, 2012

With the presidential race in full swing and November quickly approaching, the White House is on a lot of Americans’ minds. Regardless of who takes office for the next term, one thing will remain constant;…

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Smart Solutions for Cats & Carriers

October 12, 2012

Feline visits to the veterinary’s office have declined steadily over the past decade, despite the fact that the population of cats has increased over the years. It’s estimated that over half of household pets are…

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Five Pet Hazards to Watch for This Fall

October 10, 2012

Ah, the crisp fall air, chilly mornings and early night-fall are clear indications that autumn has definitely arrived! Fall is a terrific time for family, as the days shorten and the school year starts up…

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