Arthritis and your pet

  Osteoarthritis, also known as arthritis or degenerative joint disease, is a progressive and irreversible condition affecting the joints of dogs and cats. Arthritis is non curable and [...]

Laser therapy

The term “laser” stands for “light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation”, which is a form of light therapy. Therapeutic laser therapy has been used frequently in the hospice setting [...]

Basic Nursing Care

There are a few things that you can do at home to prepare the environment for your  elderly, ill or disabled pet. A few goals to keep in mind: To maintain a safe, secure, and comfortable [...]

Age Is Not a Disease

  Getting older is inevitable for everyone, including our beloved pets. When does a pet become “old”? That depends on whether you are a cat or a dog, and what size of dog makes a [...]

Quality of Life

How do we know when it’s time? Who decides when it’s time when multiple people are involved in the care of a pet? Quality of life is what we use to know when it’s time to say [...]