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iStock/Thinkstock(ENGLEWOOD, Colo.) -- Vets at clinics and emergency hospitals in Colorado are reporting more pets than ever are being brought in suffering from marijuana poisoning after eating pot-laced edibles.
Jupiterimages/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Perhaps the government should consider an Animals Affordable Care Act.
Courtesy Penn Vet Center(PHILADELPHIA) -- Sasha, a 13-year-old American bulldog, was expected to die within months after losing her leg and undergoing chemotherapy for osteosarcoma, the same bone cancer that robbed Ted Kennedy Jr. of his leg in 1973 when he was 12.
iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- Overweight dogs that have a shorter life expectancy than a pooch that eats sensibly and gets exercise, the U.K.’s WALTHAM Center for Pet Nutrition says.
Researchers found that babies who spend time with a dog or cat during the first twelve months of their lives are generally healthier and have lower risk of developing respiratory infections, compared to those who don’t have exposure to any pets. The study was published in the journal Pediatrics.