The importance of proper socialization programs continues to be on the forefront of puppy and kitten behavior. Early prevention of behavioral problems, starting with appropriate socialization, is far better than patient rehabilitation and/or medical intervention later on.
Be prepared if you pet has a medical emergency. Visit this site from the American Veterinary Medical Association to learn the basics you need for giving first aid care to your pet: http://www.avma.org/firstaid/default.asp
Springtime in Georgia brings beautiful birds, colorful flowers and plants but also numerous thunderstorms. While cats are infrequently bothered by thunderstorms, the opposite is true for many dogs. Thunderstorm phobia is very common in dogs creating stressful bouts of anxiety for our four-legged friends.