Cytoxan® for Treating Certain Cancers in Dogs

Cytoxan® Cytoxan® (cyclophosphamide) is a nitrogen mustard-based agent used by veterinarians to treat certain types of cancers and tumors in cats and dogs, although this drug is more commonly used on canines. Secondary use of Cytoxan includes treating animal patients with certain immune system disorders, although it is typically only prescribed for this purpose when […]

12 Things You Can Do to Quiet a Barking Dog

Man’s Best Friend Can Be a Noisy Housemate It wouldn’t be reasonable to expect your dog to never bark, nor would it even be desirable. After all, your dog’s barking might alert you to the presence of an intruder in your home, and there’s nothing like a friendly “Hello!” from your best friend to perk […]

How to Tell If Your Cat Is Aging: Signs and Symptoms to Watch Out For

signs of an aging cat

Watching Your Feline Friend for Signs That Their Needs Are Changing It is an inevitable fact of life that from the smallest microorganism to the largest mammals in the sea, we are all aging. Cats, nine lives or not, are no exception to this rule. As cats age, their dietary, activity, and healthcare needs change. […]

Common Cognitive Brain Disorders That May Affect Your Aging Cat

Is Your Senior Cat Losing Her Edge? As you know, it’s not uncommon for elderly people to develop cognitive issues. As it turns out, aging cats are susceptible to similar issues. It’s estimated that as much as 50% of cats aged 15 years or older show symptoms of feline cognitive dysfunction, and that number climbs […]

Chlorhexidine for Disinfecting Veterinary Surfaces

Chlorhexidine Chlorhexidine is a disinfectant cleaning agent used by veterinarians to clean and sanitize environmental surfaces. It is also used in less concentrated forms to treat infections of the skin, ears and mouth, including otitis externa and gum disease. Veterinary Formulations of Chlorhexidine Chlorhexidine is available over the counter in an array of trade names […]