Vetsulin®, a pig based insulin, zinc suspension used to treat diabetes in pets, may have varying amounts of crystalline zinc insulin in the formulation and has been recalled.
Hi Dr. Carol, I did receive the powdered Vitalife vitamins. I am happy that Scruffy is so far doing much better on this vitamin. I just open the capsule and mix it in his food.
Over the last decade advances in veterinary medicine have nearly doubled the canine life span. The technological innovations we now offer for pets, parallel those available for people, reaching far beyond our previous expectations.
Bacterial diseases. It is always wonderful to wake up and find deer grazing in the backyard or other wildlife roaming freely in your backyard. However as construction continues to encroach into formerly “wild” areas
Dog Arthritis & Heart Disease. Dear Dr. Carol, Here is a picture of my beautiful lhasa apso Samson. When he was 13 months old, I found him wandering loose with no collar in a park.
Cancer is now the leading cause of death in dogs in the United States! Certainly cures are needed and now some of these cancer ridden dogs have been enrolled in a new clinical trials program
Imagine being blind and receiving a single injection that restores your vision! This sounds too good to be true but is a new reality that holds tremendous hope for people and pets in the future.
The Nobel prize for medicine was awarded to three American scientists for their discovery of how chromosomes are protected by telomeres and the enzyme telomerase, that play a key role in the aging process as well as cancer, in people and pets.
Dear Dr. Carol, We want to thank you for the introduction to your amazing Paaws vitamins that we have been giving to Windy Wag. Windy Wag is a retired racing greyhound that we rescued on Christmas day of 2003.
Our 14 year old dalmatian, Emily used to sleep most of the day and she spent a lot of time just sitting there staring at the wall. We tried some meds from the vet but they didn’t seem to change her behavior at all
Dear Dr. Carol, I am really loving the Paaws. I had my dog on the Paaws vitamins when she was younger and then stopped for some reason.
I forgot to tell you when I took Meeka in for her (Lepto) shot, our vet could not get over how healthy Meeka looked and was surprised at how well she is doing.
Ever since scientists unraveled the dog’s DNA or genetic code and found it to be quite similar to human DNA, research into medical conditions and treatments for people and pets has been on the rise.
Hi Dr. Carol, Happi Dog is still doing great! I’m so pleased. It’s time to order some more am/pm Paaws vitamins, I have less than a week left. Happi Dog is so full of life and energy that I can’t believe he is really sick
Hormones naturally decline as people age… but what about hormones in our pets? In general, and as televised by Oprah herself, hormones are needed by the body and brain to grow, sustain life and function normally.
Pet Anti-Aging Wellness Center founded by holistic veterinarian and author, Dr. Carol Osborne, DVM., has been selected for the 2009 Best of Chagrin Falls Award in the Veterinarians category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA).
Money is scarce for many in these tough economic times! Paying your daily bills is hard enough, but what happens when your pet encounters an emergency?
Holistic Therapy. Over the weekend, Mindi, who owns an 11 year old, 78 pound Labrador retriever called me crying. She was out of town and her dog whose name is Happi, suddenly collapsed. She rushed him to the nearest veterinary facility. They diagnosed a condition called Hemangiosarcoma, which is a terminal cancer of the spleen…
I received this note from a pet owner concerned about the new pet food regulations and wanted to share it with everyone. Dear Dr. Carol, “I don’t know if you are interested in this or not.
Pet Rescuers Target Natural Disasters. When wildfires ravaged the West Coast, animals rescuers are on the spot leading horses and livestock to safety.
Pet Arthritis. Dear Dr. Carol, Two years ago we noticed our five year old Chihuahua dog limping in her right rear leg. Corona was taken to her Vet who prescribed the drug Rimadyl for a 10 day period.
PetiPAAWS. XM Brands is now touting a product called PetiPAAWS on NUMEROUS websites and offering a free trial. I wanted to share this information I received from a consumer who offered to share her nightmare experience with this new pet product
Before you consider buying a product for your pet, be sure to do your homework! Reliable sites should offer a valid contact phone number, that they ANSWER and an actual address.
Dear Dr. Carol, We would like to take a moment, and thank you, for being a compassionate veterinarian, during Harleys’ battle with end stage cancer.
Hi, Dr. Carol, I want to thank you again for your PAAWS vitamins. The attached photos are of my wonderful hundred-pound St.Bernard/Chow mix, Spencer.
Arthritis Pain. Hi Dr Carol, I am writing to you to inform you of my dog, bobby’s condition.
The kidneys serve many vital functions. They filter and remove toxic wastes from the body via the urine, regulate calcium and vitamin D levels, maintain fluid levels, and secrete the hormone responsible for red blood cell production.
With our impressive array of technologies, like GPS and “smart” phones, one might hope that finding a lost pet is getting easier.
Dear Dr. Carol, I can’t thank you enough for your caring, all the time you spent talking with us and your help. Regarding our 15 year old dog, Presley’s kidney failure, I wanted to give you a quick update
Dear Dr. Carol, My dog Sebastian is 12 years old. He has severe allergies. His coat had spots that were bald and his ears were very dark and the skin was thick and infected looking.