Rattlesnake Season is upon us.  Our venemous desert vipers will soon be stirring for their first post-hibernation meals-- hungry, cranky, and with full venom glands.  Our curious pets are at highest risk for the most severe bites in the spring months when most bites are...

Fat is a self-perpetuating, disease-causing entity! Research now indicates that fat cells not only store fat, but also secrete hormones and other substances directly responsible for many of the diseases that we see in overweight pets (and humans). Fat actively secretes inflammatory mediators that CAUSE arthritis in...