Author Archives: Rose Hayes

Kong Aussie Sticks dog treats recalled because of possible mold contamination

Kong Aussie Sticks dog treats recalled because of mold risk

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Bravo recalls dog and cat food because of Salmonella risk

Pet food recalled by Bravo due to Salmonella risk

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2014 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Check out our list of pet-related events.

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Light a candle Thursday in honor of pets who died without homes

Event honors pets who died without homes

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Farewell to a friend: What to expect when it’s time to say goodbye to your pet

See also: Veterinarians explain euthanization process and Readers share memories of final moments with pets Also: Watch the two-part video “Well, today is the day” read the email at the top of my in-box one morning in July. The email … Continue reading

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Farewell to a Friend: Videos of an at-home euthanasia

These videos show a veterinarian performing euthanasia at home for the Weitkamp family’s 16-year-old German shepherd, Smokey. I separated the video into two parts, primarily so that those who don’t want to watch the injection of the euthanasia drug can … Continue reading

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Readers share memories of final moments with pets

There are many options available for end-of-life care for pets, and it’s best to make those decisions ahead of time. That way, when the time comes, you’ll know what you want to do, rather than trying to decide while going … Continue reading

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Veterinarians explain euthanasia process

Vets explain euthanasia process

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Help needed to rebuild East Coast Exotic Animal Rescue

Animal rescue needs help to rebuild after fire

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FDA issues warning for over-the-counter pet tear stain removers

FDA issues warning about pet tear-stain removers

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