Small pets like rabbits, guinea pigs and gerbils are often the first pet a child will have.
“My cat is just a really big cat, he’s not fat, just big!”
Springtime has me in full planning mode with thoughts of fun summer camping destinations and pet-friendly weekends for our family and our little old-lady dogs, Abby and Jazmin. I am lucky that they both love to travel in the car and will tolerate long trips with gusto.
Spring is a magical time of year for veterinarians, with newborn calves, lambs and foals being born. However, the warm, wet conditions are also a recipe for a less pleasant thing: parasitic worms.