Animal Welfare

Straight to the Heart

They might sound harmless, but they aren’t. Heartworms (dirofilarial immitis) can cause serious disease in cats, dogs and ferrets resulting…

A Whole Lotta Love

If only all humans could give each other unconditional friendship and love, what a wonderful world we would live in.…

A Little Goes A Long Way

At the beginning of a new year it’s a good time to reflect on what we can personally do to…

For The Pet That Has Everything!

The holidays are over, gifts have been exchanged, but what about the pets? Having always bought the odd traditional toy…

A Street Dog Named Princesa

On December 5, 2016 our lives changed forever. That is the day when we took in a street dog known…

Planned Pethood International of Puerto Morelos

November 18 marked the one-year anniversary party of the nonprofit Planned Pethood International Veterinary clinic and training center which is…

Who Is Stirring in the Wild Night of Playa del Carmen?

When the sun goes down, there is a whole new world full of creatures scurrying about in the dark. Here…

The Effect of Music on Animals

We all have different preferences in music. It moves us in different ways, whether it is calming, or makes us…

The Royal Rats of India

Many countries and cultures worship animals as gods. For instance, cows are considered a holy animal in Hinduism and it…

Black Cat Luck

‘Tis the season of witches and all things frightful. Black cats have been demonized along with witches and the underworld,…