Acupuncture in Animals

Acupuncture is a healing art that has been used for centuries in animals and dates back to ancient China. The principals behind acupuncture can be a bit abstract and hard to understand, but modern research has proven it works. Acupuncture is used in animals for pain...

Route Rules (tips for hiking with dogs)

Route Rules: Tips for Proper Dog Etiquette on the Hiking Trail Kate Hoehn As a Vermonter, I like to take advantage of the few months of warm weather we get. One of my favorite things to do this time of year is hike with my dog. Hiking with your dog not only means that...

Good bye Winter

Is your dog ready for spring? 4 Legs & a Tail has some helpful tips to ensure your furry friends are primed to spring forward when warmer weather arrives. “At our house the arrival of spring is right up at the top, in terms of things we look forward to every...

First Aid For Pets

“Anyone with a fun-loving and active pet in the family knows that injuries are bound to happen, whether it’s just a minor boo boo or a situation requiring an urgent trip to the vet,” says Cindy Dunston Quirk, owner and founder of Scout & Zoes. “Having a few basic...

A Dropped Food Cornucopia

A Dropped Food Cornucopia By Mark Carlson The Tale Wagging the Dog, San Diego Pets November 2012 President Franklin D. Roosevelt declared Thanksgiving a National Holiday in 1941. The history of Thanksgiving is well known and some of it is even true. Whether or not the...

Winter Horse Care Considerations

Winter Horse Care Considerations Heather K. Hoyns ,DVM. Evergreen Equine of VT, Reading, VT Winter is just around the corner. You want to give your horse the best care, so here are some winter horse care tips to help Water: One of the most important things you can do...