Canine Cancer: Breed Dispositions

Canine Cancer: Breed Dispositions

By Dr. Mark Silberman, Southwest Animal Clinic, 4570 Bissonnet – Article from November 2012 Houston PetTalk Magazine Cancer is a common canine ailment. It is a killer in dogs, just as it is in humans.  There are predisposing factors that have been identified such as exposure to substances like metals, dust, chemicals or pesticides.  Diet […]

Feeding Felines: The Controversy

Feeding Felines: The Controversy

By Dr. Mark Silberman, Southwest Animal Clinic Even when times are tough, pet owners still find ways to make sure their furry companions have the right food.  For many cat owners, that food has always been a high quality dry kibble.  Some experts are now saying that these commercial diets are at the center of […]

Feline Food Controversy

Are dry foods (kibble) causing an epidemic of obesity/diabetes in cats? A recent paper by JAVMA suggests dry food grains are carb overdrive.

Get Your Tickets Early For CAP’s Co-Paw-Cabana Party!

The hottest ticket in town is waiting for you. Support CAP at their Annual Paws For Style Fashion Show.

Joanne King Herring Creates Annual HHS Award

By Michelle Mantor, Houston PetTalk Editor (click here for past issue of Houston PetTalk featuring Joanne King Herring) Sometimes I sit back and realize what incredible “pet champions” we have in this city. Because of Houston PetTalk, I’m so used to being around benevolent, caring animal supporters almost daily that I find myself taking for […]