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Want to ace everyday pet wellness? Get tips on vet checks, vaccine schedules, preventative care, DIY remedies, and more.

Cat with a toothbrush

Vets explain how fish-flavored toothpastes and nifty finger brushes can prevent more than tooth fur.

Person holding a mix breed dog talking to veterinarian about their concerns.

Common vet pet peeves, if you will.

A woman in a bright yellow-orange sweater holding a striped kitten in one hand and a credit card in the other while using her laptop in front of her

When the bills rack up, these resources have your back.

Ask a Vet

Pet health question that’s not an emergency? Our vet team will answer over email within 24 hours. So, go ahead, ask us about weird poop, bad breath, and everything in between.

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Everything you need to know about the difficult task of medicating a cat.

A female veterinarian examining a dog.

As a pet parent, the best thing you can do is be nice.

Terrier dog jumping and flying high

Leap Venture Studio is a springboard for these companies designing “flexitarian” pet diets, state-of-the-art health tools, and more.

cat biting person's hand

Your cats oral hygiene is essential to their health. Take things slow and figure out what works best for your kittys pearly whites.

Two women, one with dark curly hair and deep skin and one with pink-blonde hair and lighter skin petting their grey cat

A veterinarian breaks down how it keeps your pet healthy and curbs kitten overpopulation.

Kitten sitting on a blanket

With great cuteness comes great responsibility. A vet breaks down everything you need to know when you bring home a new kitten.

Growth Charts

So, you have a new, tiny family member? Well, we’ll help you track their growth, keep an eye on their health, and even predict how not-so-tiny they’ll become. Just add their weight to start.

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A puppy getting a wound dressed at the vet

We compared the top insurers so you don’t have to.

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A rundown of the most common cat expenses of 2022.

Young modern woman with tattoos and orange hair sitting cross-legged on her bed with her cat

Cats can be hard to read. Especially when they’re sick. Or…not sick? We asked a veterinarian how to tell.

A woman laughing while sitting on a bench with her dog.

Your dog can’t tell you if they don’t feel well, but the cutting-edge AI behind this health tracker can.

Great Dane dog and Chihuahua dog laying in the grass

We know, our pets grow up too fast. But seriously, how fast is too fast (or slow)? The Wildest and Waltham Petcare Science Institute created a simple tool to help your new pet’s growth stay on track.

A vet and a vet tech check up on a happy grey kitten in the office

I had to kiss a lot of frogs to find the perfect vet. Luckily, veterinarian Dr. Annette Louviere has some tips so you don’t have to, too.