LAS VEGAS, NV -- You, my readers, ask great questions, so I asked experts attending the Western Veterinary Conference here to answer a handful: Q: My Tibetan Spaniel suffers from chronic urinary infections.
"We know that even fish have emotions," says Marc Bekoff, author of "Why Dogs Hump and Bees Get Depressed: The Fascinating Science of Emotions, Friendship, and Conservation". Bekoff is referring to the part about dogs humping.
If you're an accountant, and the balance sheet is what matters most, cats should be man's best friends.
If dogs are man's best friends, the Labrador Retriever is specifically man's favorite breed, at least in America.
ORLANDO, FLA. Q: My 4-year-old Siamese cat is an absolute doll, except that she's started defecating in my bathtub or shower, rather than in her perfectly clean litter box.
Q: What should I do about my dog who, at the age of 8, has suddenly decided that she likes to eat the frozen poop of other dogs? A: His entire life, my brother-in-law said he didn't care for lobster.