Category Archives: Advances

New Surgery Repairs Dog Knees

A year ago, when computer programmer Brad Kantor’s eight-year-old golden retriever, Goldy, began limping after their long morning walks, Kantor, who lives in Wayne, N.J., figured his once-lively pup was simply getting older. When Goldy began dragging his back leg as he walked, though, his owner suspected there was something more going on than just […]

Innovation Showcased at New Pet Hospital

One of the first patients brought to the newly opened pet hospital of the San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SF/SPCA) in January was a gray Tibetan terrier suffering from smoke inhalation. The pup had been rescued by the San Francisco Fire Department and was brought into the hospital’s state-of-the-art intensive […]

How Dogs Can Improve the Mental and Physical Health of Kids

Is It Good For A Kid To Grow Up With a Dog Banner

Read on to find out what some of these benefits are, and if you would like to know more, check out our article “Should I Get a Pet for My Child?” Dogs Protect Against Respiratory Infection Linked to Asthma Researchers from the University of California, San Francisco, recently conducted a study that found that the […]