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,...

  Do you ignore your pets’ dental hygiene? Think twice and get the facts about dog and cat oral health. The folks over at Annapolis Cat Hospital and Bay Ridge Animal Hospital created an amazing...

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....

  If there’s anything better than Santa’s workshop with pets that are looking for a forever home, I haven’t seen it. This fantastic video is meant to lift spirits and raise awareness...

There are many people and websites that claim to have expert opinions on the care and keeping of pets but ultimately, the best source of information is your vet clinic. Everyone’s favorite veterinary...

With so many people around, it can be difficult to make sure your pet doesn’t eat anything they shouldn’t. Take care of your pet this holiday season by keeping people food out of reach and...

Ali was a beautiful golden retriever with a large liver mass in her abdomen. She had seen both her regular veterinarian and the local specialists prior to my visit with her. Her owner wanted her to be...

Sometimes when asked how work is going, I answer, “Not too bad. I still have all ten fingers.” It’s my poor attempt at a joke, but I’ve realized that a lot of people unfamiliar with veterinary...

  by Robin Dettman, DVM   Each day I come to work I think I truly have been blessed To work with dogs and cats and more A joy I have confessed. And though I love my job its true to see God’s...

  As many of us gear up for a spooktacular holiday, Dr. Roark reminds you to take steps to make sure your pet has a safe Halloween night. He also wants to remind you that his giant anteater costume...