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    5-year study to examine any beneficial effects on 800 dogs Meet Trilly: The black-and-tan, floppy-eared, 9-year-old Gordon setter may have just made medical history by receiving a shot that may contain the very first vaccine intended to prevent cancer. “First one. We did it!” said Arizona State University scientist Stephen

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    Why The Death of a Pet Can Be Even More Painful Than The Death Of A Relative

  • Pet sounds: why your dog loves listening to Bob Marley

    It starts with an elegiac sweep of strings, softly playing in a minor key, before chirruping into birdsong, and then back to ambient strings. This continues for 12 hours. Read more..

  • Pet Health: New technique studied for treating cancer in cats

    Feline injection site sarcoma (FISS) is an aggressive form of cancer in cats associated with the administration of vaccines and injectable medications. It affects as many as 1 in 1,000 vaccinated cats. This cancer was once thought to be a rare side-effect of rabies vaccines, but now experts believe it

  • Petrics Launches Pet Health and Nutrition App

    Petrics Inc., a pet health technology company, has launched a free health and nutrition app for pet owners. The Petrics App aims to helps pet owners provide healthier food options for their pets. “Technology has the capability to transform what it means to keep our pets healthy,” said Edward Hall