Have you heard on the news that peanut butter can kill dogs? This is important information for pet owners to be aware of. Is ALL peanut butter dangerous to dogs?     Generally speaking,...

Most cat owners know their kitty is the best alarm clock in the house. But can you convince your cat to let you sleep past dawn? Dr. Andy Roark tackles this behavioral question the best way he knows meow.     ...

There is serious debate in the pet world about if and when cats and kittens should wear collars. In this (not) action-packed episode of Ask Dr. Andy, our faithful veterinarian wades into the fray and drops...

  This week, Dr. Roark talks joint supplements in puppies of breeds at risk for hip dysplasia, arthritis, and joint problems. Is there any benefit to getting young dogs on joint supplements when they...

One of our viewers has some home improvements coming up and wants to know what to be aware of to keep her dog safe. Here’s my response: Also, here are a few more you might want to be aware of: Working...

Sometimes it seems like the whole concept of cat obedience is an oxymoron. Training cats is tricky, and it requires patience. Still, you can convince your cat to change certain behaviors like jumping up...

Toenail trims… This phrase strikes fear (and frustration) into the hearts of countless dog and cat owners across the globe. In this episode of Ask Dr. Andy, I’ll give you my 2 best tips for...

You might recognize propylene glycol as an ingredient in some kinds of antifreeze… or as an ingredient in your dog’s food. What?? Yup. It’s often in there.     So WHY is it...

I can’t take a pass on this one. Today, I’m cutting through all the smoke to answer a burning question: “Can marijuana help pets in pain?” Here’s my answer:     I...