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...
Puppy Training 101

Puppy Training 101

The American Kennel Association has drafted a list of the ten commands that every dog should understand.  In fact your pup can be tested for good manners by the AKC and be granted the Canine Good Citizen Award.  Read on to find out what the 10 commands are and how to...
Canine Good Citizen Prize

Canine Good Citizen Prize

  The AKC Canine Good Citizen Award is only given to dogs that can perform these ten tasks on command. Could your dog pass the test and earn the gold?   Every year thousands of dogs are unnecessarily euthanized because of behavior issues. What a tragedy!...
The Road Kills

The Road Kills

Recent motorcyclist’s death underlines the growing issue of Fairfield County’s exploding deer population   In the early morning hours of June 22nd, Travis Boher, age 30 and father of two, struck a deer while driving to work on his motorcycle. Both Boher and the...
Things That Go BOOM In The Night

Things That Go BOOM In The Night

A New FDA Approved Drug That Doesn’t Make Your Pet Sleepy and These Tips Reduce Your Pet’s Fear of Noise   Why is my dog afraid of loud noises?   Noise Phobia, a dog’s fear of loud noises, affects many breeds of dogs, but is most pronounced in...