Tag: exercise

Nicole Bode, CVT Veterinary Information Specialist Pet Poison Helpline We’re all well aware of what’s going on currently with COVID-19 and how this is affecting our everyday lives. In some instances employers are asking employees to work from home and those of us with pets know that, while great for the pets and for our…

Renee DiPietro, CVT Veterinary Information Specialist  This is a really important topic. Obesity has far reaching effects but is often overlooked by pet owners as pets become saddled with medical conditions that often can be traced directly to obesity. It is a hard subject to discuss at times. There is an emotional aspect as Fido…

By: Pamela Huyck Certified Veterinary Technician at Pet Poison Helpline With the shorter winter days and cooler weather upon us, it can be a challenge to get our dogs enough exercise, or even any exercise at all.  On those days where we just can’t get out for our daily run or romp at the dog…