All posts by Jan Rasmusen

Dog Flu Vaccine: Do You Really Need a Shot for the H3N8 Canine Virus?

The flu is coming! The flu is coming! Be afraid … be very afraid. This time the flu is headed for our beloved dogs. It’s the flu that killed racing greyhounds in Florida, beginning in 2003. But don’t

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Is Your Dog’s Vet a Vaccination Expert?

Some veterinarians are avid readers of veterinary journals and attend the seminars of top experts. They’re always up to date on the latest scientific findings regarding vaccination. Others, not so much. Would

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Combination Shots for Dogs: Weapons of Over-Vaccination

Combination Shots for Dogs Whombo combos, mumbo jumbos: that’s what veterinarians who understand immunology call combination shots. Unlike a vaccine such as rabies, which contains a single virus, combination

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Is Your Dog’s Bad Behavior Caused by a Health Problem?

 Is your puppy or adult dog acting strangely, being aggressive, fearful, phobic, hyperactive or depressed? Many of these and other canine “problem” behaviors can result from thyroid dysfunction,

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Dog Food: Ten Scary Truths

40% of dogs are obese … 46% of dogs and 39% of cats now die of cancer… Heart, kidney and liver disease are epidemic… Like people, dogs are what they eat. Save your dog a lot of suffering,

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