Are Dogs Wolves?

Are Dogs Wolves? The conversation has been going on for years about whether dogs are basically governed by the qualities of their distant ancestors, the wolf. There have been lively debates about whether the chihuahua under someone’s arm retains any of the instincts, abilities and natural tendencies of the wolf in his genetic background. Dog […]

Diet, Supplements to Reduce Dog’s Arthritic Pain

Pet Food Advisors (01-23-2017) #7048: Veterinary pain specialist Dr. Mike Petty (author of DR. PETTY’S PAIN RELIEF FOR DOGS) discusses diets and supplements that may —– or may not — have added value in helping mitigate a dog’s arthritic pain. And the value of omega-3 fatty acids in the diet of younger dogs as a […]

Biggie’s Struggle to Lose Weight

Cat Chat (09-21-2015) #1043: Dr. Nichole Agarwal took in Biggie the cat, who at 37 lbs became a social media star with other cat owners struggling to take pounds off their own cats. Dr. Nichole and Tracie agree that “kitty crack” was to blame for Biggie’s horrible condition, although his prior owner did not know […]

The Pig Pet Idea Project: Plausible or Unimaginable?

The Pig Pet Idea Project: Plausible or Unimaginable? A mini pig sounds like a great idea for a pet? Don’t rush and get one just yet. Read about their pros and cons in here first.

Does Your Dog have Diabetes? How to Manage it with a Healthy Diet

Diabetes In Dogs: Why They Get It, How To Manage It Diabetes in dogs is a fairly common occurrence but it is a very different disease than what occurs in cats. I turned for assistance in understanding canine diabetes to my co-host on THE EXPERT VET on the Radio Pet Lady Network — Dr Donna Spector […]

Halo’s Healthy Weight Challenge — FRITZ WINS WITH A LOSS — Week 1 Report!

Halo’s Healthy Weight Challenge — FRITZ WINS WITH A LOSS — Week 1 Report! Guest Blog by Dr. Donna Spector Fritz is the first participant enrolled in the Halo Healthy Weight Challenge on THE EXPERT VET of the RADIO PET LADY NETWORK. All participants in the challenge will be eating the Halo Healthy Weight natural […]

The Expert Vet #5024 (2-05-2014)

The Expert Vet (2-05-2014) #5024:Fritz has started on the HALO Healthy Weight challenge and Dr. Donna describes how she came up with the calorie count that has already taken nearly a pound off in a week. MP3 Audio [13 MB]DownloadShow URL

The Expert Vet #5021 (1-15-2014)

The Expert Vet (1-15-2014) #5021: Announcing the Halo Healthy Weight Challenge — with a lucky dog she will help to take off those extra pounds we all have come to see as “normal;” Dr. Donna talks about her patient Mila, the hyper-T kitty. MP3 Audio [12 MB]DownloadShow URL

Chubby Dog? Pudgy Pooch? Take The Halo Healthy Weight Challenge

Dr. Donna Spector (who is also the star of my Radio Pet Lady Network show The Expert Vet) helped formulate the Take it Off Teddy! diet for me, using a prescription dog food. She calculated the calories my dog Teddy needed to eat in order to start burning up his fat, which made it possible […]

Dog Talk #340 Tracie Hotchner (09-28-2013)

Dog Talk #340: Psychologist Nancy Davidson wrote The Secret Life of Lost Cats after following posters for lost cats to find out “the rest of the story;” L’il Bub is a baby-faced cat whose photos and videos on the internet have become a sensation and led to the new book L’il Bub’s L’il Book by […]