Posts tagged ‘helps’

Nonprofit called ‘Pet Food Stamps’ helps owners provide for pets in tough timesNews from Fox News: Published April 29, 2013 The Wall Street Journal If you believe the economy is improving, you’ve likely never met someone who still can’t afford a can of cat food. Marc Okon, who has worked as a stockbroker, entrepreneur and [...]

Consistent training helps pet

December 26th, 2012

Consistent training helps petNews from Chicago Sun-Times: By MONICA COLLINS December 26, 2012 2:34PM Updated: December 26, 2012 4:00PM Q. My 5-year-old Dachshund has stuck to me like Velcro dog glue from the day I adopted her four years ago. She insists on lying on me anytime I sit or lay down. If she [...]

Fujitsu pet pedometer helps chunky dogs slim downNews from CNET: Since Fujitsu has created a pedometer and activity tracking service for dogs, does that make it a petometer or a pupometer? November 28, 2012 3:22 PM PST Forget the pedometer, where can I get this adorable dog?! (Credit: Fujitsu) It’s easy to pamper your pet [...]

Pet rehab helps heal abused animalsNews from Chicago Daily Herald: LOS ANGELES — Snarf was underweight with a heart murmur and a possible ulcer when he was rescued from a Kentucky puppy mill. He had hookworm, fleas and ticks, infections in his eyes and ears, red skin and patchy hair. The 10-year-old Japanese chin wasn’t [...]

Pet rehab helps transform four-legged survivorsNews from San Jose Mercury News: Click photo to enlarge This undated image provided by Scott Franke shows Snarf, the 10-year-old Japanese Chin in New Albany, Indiana. When the ASPCA took over his care, he had severe dental problems. The ASPCA veterinarian removed all his teeth except his lower left [...]

PET/CT Helps Diagnose Cardiac Device InfectionNews from MedPage Today: Medpage Today  » Specialty  »  Cardiovascular » Arrhythmias 32322 By Chris Kaiser, Cardiology Editor, MedPage Today Published: April 24, 2012 Reviewed by Zalman S. Agus, MD; Emeritus Professor, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN, Nurse Planner Action Points Note that inhospital charges in [...]

Manassas pet food pantry helps owners with costNews from WJLA: By Kathy Park February 21, 2012 – 09:07 pm You’ve heard of food pantries for those struggling to make ends meet. Now there’s a pet pantry providing for a new group of clients in the wake of the economic downturn. Continue reading Betty Shavatt is [...]