What You Should Know About Raising a Rabbit Before Adopting One

things to know before owning a bunny

Thinking About Keeping a Rabbit as a Pet? Read This First There are few things as lovable as a baby bunny. Whether it’s their soft fur, their big eyes, or the constant twitching of the nose, bunnies are simply irresistible. Kids, in particular, find it very easy to fall in love with the little balls […]

How to Treat Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV)

immunodeficiency in cats

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus Is a Serious Disease Not all rescue shelters test their kittens for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) prior to adopting them out because the disease will often not present any indicating signs or symptoms for several years. But once the disease does take hold, an infected cat will be at very high risk […]

The Winner of the VCS Diamondback Drugs Resident Scholarship Competition Is…

Cyril wins the resident scholarship competition

The Winner of the VCS Diamondback Drugs Resident Scholarship Competition Is… Cyril Parachini-Winter! Cyril’s winning essay featured a detailed report on the treatments and medical discoveries made on a 7-year old neutered male Catahoula Hound, which was brought to the Oregon State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital (OSU-VTH) to diagnose the cause of intermittent lameness in […]

What You Should Know About the Accidental Consumption of Marijuana in Pets

Guide to Pet marijuana consumption

Has Your Pet Accidentally Consumed Marijuana? Every year, more and more states are legalizing recreational marijuana. But, this increase in use has had a serious and surprising impact on the number of calls being placed to pet poison control centers. In fact, the Pet Poison Helpline has seen a 200% spike in cases involving accidental […]