How Powerful is a Dog’s Nose?

How Powerful is a Dog’s Nose?

  10 Thousand Times Better Than Yours: A Dog’s Nose is Nothing To Sneeze About   Researchers at the Sensory Research Institute at Florida State University estimate that a dog’s nose is somewhere between 10,000 to 100,000 times more acute than a human nose....
How To Pick The Right Dog For Adoption

How To Pick The Right Dog For Adoption

Who are you and what kind of lifestyle do you lead?   Don’t go to the shelter and choose a pet with the most doleful eyes. Pets, especially dogs, will integrate themselves into your life and a good match is critical to long term happiness all the way around. Ask...
5-Year Old Boy Contracts Rare Tick Borne Disease

5-Year Old Boy Contracts Rare Tick Borne Disease

A five year old baby in Griswold contracted Connecticut’s first case of Powassan virus. It is believed that he contracted the disease from a tick brought into the house by another member of the family.   Powassan virus is a very serious, tick-borne disease....
Bee Advised

Bee Advised

As of January 2017, a new FDA law requires honeybees to be under the care of veterinarians   In an effort to curb the rising number of food animal diseases that are resistance to antibiotics, the FDA has classified honeybees a ‘food producing animal’ and requires...