Have you found a lump or bump on your pet? Don’t ignore it! Instead, take the steps Dr. Andy Roark outlines in this episode of Cone of Shame. 1. Write down where it is located. via GIPHY 2. Measure...

There’s a lot of great information on the Internet, but there are also plenty of myths. In this episode of Cone of Shame, Dr. Andy Roark debunks some common ones. Want more information about your...

Did you know that anal glands aren’t even glands at all? In this brand new episode of Cone of Shame, Dr. Andy Roark explores – not expresses – the 4 things you need to know about anal...

  The hype around dog food and nutrition gets people REALLY fired up. In this episode of Cone of Shame, let’s debunk some dog food myths.   Myth #1: Grain is behind food allergies   There’s...

Which human foods are the MOST poisonous to dogs? It’s hard to resist the longing stare of a begging dog, and most of us can’t resist slipping our dog some people food a little now and then....

Do you dread taking your cat to the veterinarian? In the first Cone of Shame of season 2, learn tips for keeping your feline family member calmer on the way to vet visits!       ...

  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...

Military working dogs are silent heroes, and most of us know very little about them. Here are 7 fascinating facts that, if they could talk, they would probably be too humble to tell you.   ...

How can you screw up with a new kitten? Oh… there are many ways. In this episode, I’ll tell you the 3 most common mistakes I see pet owners make with kittens and how to avoid them. You do NOT...

  When my friend, the gifted veterinary surgeon Dr. Jenn Wardlaw at Gateway Veterinary Surgery in St. Louis, told me she had just finished lecturing to veterinarians about joint supplements, I got...