NEW YORK (AP) - A cat-and-mouse game played out in a Chinese village some 5,300 years ago is helping scientists understand how wild felines transformed into the tame pets we know today.
Call us old-fashioned, but we still think that books are great gifts.
A couple of years ago, I had a pet owner bring in an adult cat because it was meowing differently.
I heard about a new way of spaying dogs that's supposed to be easier on them than the traditional surgery.
Sure, everyone knows Bradley Cooper, or Will Smith, or Questlove. These are our city's great Philadelphians—those of us who create for the world, earning, in exchange, the admiration of non-Philadelphians everywhere. But, as one U Penn researcher recently found, there's a Philly celebrity that trumps all those names: the common squirrel.
Dr. Lisa Murphy and Dr. Kenneth Drobatz of Penn Vet offer the following tips to keep pets healthy and out of the emergency room during the holidays.