Magic the GSD is Thriving on Merrick Food

Magic the GSD is Thriving on Merrick Food People ask me all the time what food they should be feeding their dogs, but when my friend Paul asked on behalf of his beloved dog Magic — who has a typically sensitive stomach for a German Shepherd — I was afraid to tell him. Generally when […]

Treating German Shepherd After Hemangiosarcoma Surgery

Pet Cancer Vet (09-12-2016) #2057: Vivien in Austria wants advice about Mato, her German Shepherd dog, who had successful surgery for hemangiosarcoma of the heart. Now she wants to use Apocaps, various supplements and vitamins along with low dose chemo and wants to know how to mix them for maximum benefits. After 5 cycles of […]

Levi’s T-Cell Lymphoma Remission

The Pet Cancer Vet (06-22-2015) #2044: Dr. Sue and Tracie talk to Alan in Florida, whose 5 year old German Shepherd, Levi, is in remission from T-Cell lymphoma. Alan wants to know whether the new monoclonal antibody MAb would be a good additional treatment to keep him cancer-free and thanks Pet Plan insurance, which has […]

Pet Cancer Vet #2039 (02-09-2015)

Pet Cancer Vet (02-09-2015) #2039: Kathy (the Labrador Retriever breeder of Dr. Sue’s own beloved Lab Matilda) calls in from Virginia about her German Shepherd Dog Hikari, who has mammary masses. There was no diagnosis from doing a needle biopsy so she asks Dr. Sue what is the best option would be for “a good, […]

Dog Talk #397 (11/29/2014)

Dog Talk (11/29/2014) #397: Pet food industry veteran Scott Freeman (who created Nature’s Variety and went on to create Nature’s Logic) discusses the change in quality that consumers might not realize when an entrepreneurial boutique private pet food company sells out to one of the Big Four pet food conglomerates and Tracie questions whether “Selling […]

The Pet Cancer Vet #2031 (8-04-2014)

The Pet Cancer Vet (8-04-2014) #2031: Dr. Sue and Tracie give advice and support to Gayle in Roanoke, Virginia, who German Shepherd Dog Iago has an inoperable thymoma near his heart. MP3 Audio [17 MB]DownloadShow URL

Puppy Training means Crate training — It Makes it Easy Peasy

Puppy training means Crate training — It Makes it Easy Peasy Diane in New Richmond, Ohio wrote to ask for my insight into her puppy’s house training problem, saying: “We are at our wits’ end. My husband is about ready to put an ad in the paper! I need to stop this before it gets […]

Good Dogs! #6002 (1-15-2014)

Good Dogs! (1-15-2014) #6002: Babette talks about her own purebred rescued pack: Babe the French Bulldog, Sam the Norfolk Terrier, Stevie the German Shepherd and Peanut the Corgi — and how they all came to her through breeders MP3 Audio [13 MB]DownloadShow URL

Dog Talk #337 Tracie Hotchner (09-07-2013)

Dog Talk #337: Dr. Kerry Heuter, a board-certified veterinary internist from the Animal Specialty Center in Yonkers, New York, talks about the four different treatments for hyper-thyroid disease, a common disorder of aging cats; Tracie talks to her old pal and now superstar “Cat Daddy” Jackson Galaxy about solving cat behavior problems on his hit […]