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Bark n Wag 15 Minute Vet Talk

Jul 1, 2022

Pet safety over the 4th of July is very important. 

The 4th of July can mean fun, food, friends and fireworks for people, but for our pets, it can feel more like a scary alien invasion! In fact, July 5th is the busiest day of the year for animal shelters, which fill up quickly with animals who panic and flee the bright...


Jun 13, 2022

On October 25, 2021, after the most contentious Texas legislative session in memory, the Safe Outdoor Dogs Act was signed into law. THLN never wavered during the six-year quest to pass this legislation, even when it was targeted by an extremist lawmaker and unexpectedly vetoed.

Texas dogs and the communities...


May 2, 2022

What to do when your dog is being sick?

Image of sad dog being held by it's owner for Vets Now article on dog being sick

Reasons dogs are sick

  • Food poisoning
  • Eating too much or too quickly
  • Eating new or unusual food
  • Swallowing a poisonous substance
  • Parasites
  • Kidney, liver, or pancreatic disease
  • Ear or balance problems
  • Motion sickness
If your dog has been sick a few times but otherwise...


Apr 9, 2022

DID YOU KNOW THAT THE WAY YOUR PET EATS CAN AFFECT THE HEALTH OF BOTH THEIR SPINE AND MOUTH?

Most domestic dogs and cats don’t eat how nature intended because traditional pet feeders force them to stand over a bowl, bending their head and neck down to eat at an unnatural and uncomfortable angle.

To eat, dogs...