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Get health advice from vets and specialists, from major medical stuff to everyday pet wellness.

routine care

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

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.

Black puppy itches behind her ear due to flea allergy

Before you say “ewww” Moira Rose-style, learn these steps to prevent and remove fleas.


a dog at the vet getting a check-up

“Sick as a dog” isn’t just a phrase.

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conditions & treatments

The medical stuff is stressful. Get expertise on common (and not-so-common) health issues, from causes and symptoms to the latest treatments for pets.

White and black spotted Great Dane with two different colored eyes looks into the camera

Bloat is one of the leading causes of death in deep-chested dogs. This elective surgery can lower the risk.

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel's eye is examined on the bed by a person

Eyes without tears are only for Cameron Diaz in The Holiday.

Profile view of a man giving a cat food to eat

A veterinary nutritionist explains why your cat isn’t eating and how to increase their appetite.

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Ask a Vet

Sudden scratching? Finicky food eater? Loose poop? Whatever pet health question is on your mind, our veterinary pros are here to help.

skin issues & allergies

Casual scratch? Weird paw lick? Seasonal allergies? Fleas? We’ll help you decipher all the pet skin issues.

Black puppy itches behind her ear due to flea allergy

Before you say “ewww” Moira Rose-style, learn these steps to prevent and remove fleas.


Cat napping on a yellow couch against a yellow background

Paging Dr. Pimple Popper, DVM. Until then, a vet has tips on how to treat your cat’s acne.

A woman holding a French bulldog over her shoulder.

Breeds with those squished-in faces are charming — but their health issues are not.

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grooming

Pet grooming? Not always glamorous. Get DIY nail-clipping tutorials, bath-time tricks, and celeb groomer tips to keep your pet looking (and feeling) good.

Dog gets lathered up for a bath

Besides immediately plugging up your nose.

A black dog sitting in a sink with soap bubbles on his head posing with grooming products from the brand, "Skout's Honor."

The sustainable brand’s science-backed grooming products boast an unexpected ingredient: probiotics.

Smiling woman wiping ears of dog

Heed all those cautionary tales about Q-Tips.

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Get your fix of The Wildest

We promise not to send you garbage that turns your inbox into a litter box. Just our latest tips and support for your pet.

safety

Get tips on pet-proofing your digs, keeping them warm (or cool) through the seasons, and avoiding all the toxic stuff…like toys, plants, and everything else they try to eat.

Gray cat in a yellow pet carrier

Hurricane season is in full force. A vet breaks down what to include in an emergency go-bag for your pet.

Dog sitting behind a basket of Wondercide products on the grass outside

Enter: Wondercide, a plant-based, sustainable, pesticide-free mosquito-repellent set safe to use around your pet.

A kitten sniffing a ripe half of an avocado in a bowl

Just don’t get out the guacamole bowl.

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holistic vet care

Check out the latest alternative pet care treatments, like massage techniques, herbal remedies, and other not-so-traditional therapies.

Sad tan and white puppy laying on the floor in the living room

A key number to remember here: 21.

A cat rolling around in catnip on the floor.

Duuuude...where are the mosquitos?

A dog sniffing a mushroom out of a hand.

’Shrooms are great immune-boosters — and may even help prevent The Big C.

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Emergencies & First Aid

Learn who to call for pet emergencies, how to know when a pet injury is an emergency, and other urgent care advice to help in a pinch.

Siamese cat coughing

You thought it was a hairball, but nothing’s coming up…

Andrew Kushnir, Nomad Vet, with pug

The veterinarian on helping out, making a difference, and the finer things in life (mostly dogs and music).

An orange cat holding its paw up

Veterinarian Dr. John Iovino on when it’s no big deal and when you should worry.

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