Cat Eyes: A Vet Explains Why They’re So Unique And How Best To Take Care Of Them – DodoWell

There’s almost nothing more instantly recognizable than a cat’s eye. The eyes’ unique colors and shapes make them stand out β€” and the unique way cat eyes work is actually even cooler. To learn more about what makes cat eyes so special and how pet parents can best take care of their cats’ eyes, we … Read more

Pet Insurance Helped Two Pets Walk Again With Hydrotherapy – DodoWell

Reuben’s life changed in an instant when his family discovered he had an unexpected spinal issue. At 4 years old, a newly adopted Chihuahua mix, Reuben, was diagnosed with intervertebral disc disease (IVDD), an emergency condition where the discs along the backbone are pushed from their normal position. In Reuben’s case, a disc had unexpectedly … Read more

DCM In Dogs: Here’s What You Need To Know, According To A Vet Expert – DodoWell

Just like us, dogs can suffer from heart issues, too. One heart problem pups can get is called DCM, or dilated cardiomyopathy. This disease happens in a dog’s heart muscle and can result in an enlarged heart and, in more serious cases, congestive heart failure. Luckily, though, this disease can be managed (and sometimes reversed!) … Read more

Can Cats Eat Pumpkin As A Treat? A Vet Explains – DodoWell

Once the fall comes around, you might find yourself immersed in the world of pumpkin-flavored everything. And since you and your cat basically share everything, while you’re sipping on your pumpkin spice latte, you may even ask yourself: β€œCan cats eat pumpkin, too?!” (You want her to enjoy the season just as much as you … Read more

7 Best Dry Cat Food Options, According To A Vet – DodoWell

There are so many different options when it comes to dry cat food, so how do you know which one is right for your BFF? According to Dr. Chyrle Bonk, a veterinarian working with Excited Cats, the best cat dry cat food lists meat as the main ingredient and meets Association of American Feed Control … Read more

Arthritis In Cats: Causes, Signs And Treatment – DodoWell

Cats can get arthritis just like people can, but how similar are the symptoms? Arthritis in cats is a common health condition that affects the joints, making certain movements painful and uncomfortable. If you’re concerned your cat might be developing arthritis, the best thing you can do is take her to the vet ASAP so … Read more

Can Dogs And Cats Get Monkeypox? What Pet Owners Should Know, According To Vets – DodoWell

With news of the monkeypox virus currently making headlines, pet owners want to know: Can dogs get monkeypox? And what about cats? Declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by the World Health Organization (WHO) in June, there are currently over 11,000 confirmed monkeypox cases in the US according to the Centers for Disease … Read more

3 Common Ways People Misunderstand Their Dogs, According To Experts – DodoWell

Ever think you have your dog all figured out? You may want to think again. Because we love our dogs so much (they’re members of the family, after all), sometimes we think we know just what they’re thinking and feeling, and why they’re acting a certain way. There’s even a word for it β€” anthropomorphism, … Read more

Biggest Dog Breeds: Facts To Know About The World’s 16 Largest Dogs – DodoWell

Have you ever seen a dog who looked more like a bear or a horse than a pup? Chances are that pup was one of the world’s biggest dog breeds, and he likely weighed about the same as a baby horse or bear cub. Despite their intimidating size, these gentle giants can actually be excellent … Read more