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3 major problems that could be causing your dog’s bad breath

Wednesday, Apr 22nd, 2015 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Does your dog’s bad breath mean he has dental problems? Probably, but it could also be a sign of a serious health problem. While we sometimes tease about “doggy breath,” most pet owners know it’s typically the sign of dental disease, and that’s no laughing matter. Commonly diagnosed (as a matter of fact, the single […]

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‘Home Depot Cart’ dog, Ike, loses his fight with cancer

Monday, Apr 20th, 2015 | By Dr. Marty Becker

His story swept across the Internet when Ernesto Moran and Justin Wadman, two employees at a California Home Depot, crafted a cart to help 15-year-old dog Ike get around when cancer made it difficult for him to walk. Now Ike’s free of pain, although he’s left a hole in the heart of his mom, Risa […]

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The amazing healers working to save Cabela, the dog shot and tied to train tracks in Florida

Monday, Mar 16th, 2015 | By Dr. Marty Becker

What do you do when you meet a dog who was shot and tied to train tracks by monsters who wanted to see her die? How can you even imagine she could trust a human being ever again? In the case of Cabela, you rub her tummy and accept her loving kisses — which is […]

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Western Veterinary Conference 2015

Sunday, Feb 15th, 2015 | By Dr. Marty Becker

At the Western Veterinary Conference in Las Vegas, Nev., Feb. 15-19, 2015, Dr. Becker will be speaking at an all-day Fear-Free seminar.

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Veterinarians play tooth fairy to homeless pets

Wednesday, Jan 28th, 2015 | By Dr. Marty Becker

A group of six San Diego veterinarians traveled to Best Friends Animal Society in Kanab, Utah, earlier this month to perform dental work on 32 dogs, 32 cats, one potbellied pig and one rabbit. Their goal? To help improve the pets’ adoptability. “It is unrealistic for most potential adopters to take on a large health […]

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