Did you know there are unwritten rules of etiquette in the veterinary clinic? Did you know rules are made to be broken? When you’re done being Mr. or Mrs. Nice-Pet-Owner, here’s how you can...

After hearing about the loss of another veterinarian, I have something to say.   If you are struggling, please seek help. Your friends, family and colleagues are here to support you. You can also...

Welcome to There, I Said It- a column where we give you, the reader, a chance to get something off your chest in an anonymous fashion. Be it embarrassing, frustrating, or just something you didn’t...

This week, while over a bandage change or an extruded dog penis or placing a purse string in a dog’s rectum (hard to remember exactly what I was doing, but some veterinarian-related group activity),...

Does your dog or puppy eat poop? Before you send Fido off to Poop Eaters Anonymous, get these tips from Dr. Andy Roark’s latest Cone of Shame episode. Want more tips to keep your pet healthy? Subscribe...

In the past few years, veterinary clinics around the country have been victims of cyber-bullying.  Most recently a clinic in North Carolina was the victim and with no good reason.  For those not clear...

Do you go above and beyond to show your dog some love? We asked our friends on the @DrAndyRoark Instagram to share how they spoil their canine companions. 1. Doggy vacations via GIPHY  @octoberscorpion: My...

Welcome back to Humans of the Clinic, our newest column at DrAndyRoark.com. Our goal is to feature a person you know through your work who inspires you in any way great or small; it can be anyone- a co-worker,...

Two years ago in an emergency situation, I met my vet and he has changed my life. The things I  learned from Dr. Jason Sweitzer and the entire staff at Conejo Valley Veterinary Hospital have given me...

From tulips to azaleas, there are several plants that can be poisonous to dogs. In this episode of Cone of Shame, Dr. Andy Roark covers 10 plants to watch out for. Take an extra step toward being prepared. Go...