Veterinary Medicine Archives - Page 9 of 65 - Dr. Marty Becker

Category Archives: Veterinary Medicine

New cat? Time for a household poison check

Tuesday, Sep 15th, 2020 | By Dr. Marty Becker

sick kitten at vet

If you have pets in your home, you need to put poisons in your place. And that place is completely out of their reach. Here are some specific concerns about cat poision prevention. Q: I’m getting my first cat. Are there any household poisons or other dangers I should be concerned about? A: Cats are […]

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How and when to feed your dog

Thursday, Sep 10th, 2020 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Dog looking at camera standing by green bowl

Do you know the best way to feed a puppy or adult dog? Here’s the advice I have a reader! Q: How often should I feed my puppy? And when she grows up, is it better to feed her once or twice a day? A: When puppies stop nursing and start eating on their own, […]

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A sneezing dog is nothing to sneeze at

Tuesday, Sep 8th, 2020 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Dog licking his nose in the winter

If your dog is sneezing, it could be a sign of a serious problem. Here’s how I explained it to a reader whose dog kept sneezing and snorting. Q: My dog is snorting and sneezing a lot. What could be wrong with him? A: Problems affecting the canine nose can range from minor to serious. […]

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The best foods and parasite control products for your dog

Monday, Aug 10th, 2020 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Surprised dog, question mark, on a blue background

The number one question I get asked? “What should I feed my dog?” I don’t mean by my own clients, but via email or social media. Here’s my advice on how to decide what to feed your dog, or what to use to control fleas and other parasites. Q: There are so many options regarding […]

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Are you following Bootcamp with QT Pi Becker?

Thursday, Aug 6th, 2020 | By Dr. Marty Becker

Okay, I admit it: I’ve done a terrible job helping QT Pi Becker get to peak fitness for his anti-marauder mission. That’s over as of now, when we go to Bootcamp with QT Pi Becker! We’re uploading daily episodes on Facebook for two weeks, starting with what we all need to know before we start […]

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