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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.

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Veterinarian Dr. Alycia Washington on how to spot them and how to treat them.

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We all have to up our moisturizing game in the fall and winter.

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7 reasons to be concerned when your dog is coughing, according to veterinarians.

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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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Gallant CEO Dr. Linda Black on how you can affordably give your dog a long and happy life, thanks to science.

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It’s not all black and white.

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And how to help them feel better fast.

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The most common questions about feline immunodeficiency virus, answered. Good news: most cats live long, happy lives.

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It can’t be cured, but it can be managed. Partnering with your vet will be the key.

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Yep, all those warnings your mom gave you as a kid apply to your dog, too. Learn how to keep your pup safe in the cold.

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The Animal Legal Defense Fund is on a mission to take down puppy mills and animal traffickers who trick unknowing Craigslist users into purchasing dangerously — sometimes terminally — sick dogs.

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What you need to know about seizures and dogs (and canine epilepsy) so you’re prepared and your pup is cared for.

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Here’s how to spot the eye condition and help your dog see more clearly.

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A new study finds that physical exercise could keep your dog sharp. Time for walkies!

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The Wildest Collective member and integrative veterinarian Dr. Lindsey Wendt shares advice on a sometimes controversial, always changing topic.

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Luckily, RSV isn’t transmittable between humans and pets. But there are some particularly nasty viral respiratory infections to look out for.