The Katz Meow2017-05-18T20:28:48+00:00

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Here you’ll find articles about all things veterinary written by our veterinarian, Dr. Katz. Revisit this page often as we update it regularly.

Holiday Hazards for your Pet

By |November 26th, 2019|Categories: Cat Care, Dog Care, Health|

Chocolate: Keep candy bars, snack mixes, chocolate desserts and baking goods out of reach. With low doses of chocolate, only mild GI upset is seen but at cardiotoxic doses, more severe signs such as tachycardia, tachypnea, hyperthermia, cardiac arrhythmias, tremors, and seizures can develop. Grapes and Raisins: Grapes, raisins, and

Area Retailers at odds over FDA advisory to avoid ALL pig ears for pets!

By |August 13th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Source: https://www.wiscnews.com/portagedailyregister/news/local/veterinarians-area-retailers-at-odds-over-fda-advisory-to-avoid/article_062c19ee-4d49-5a62-acc6-81b9b807694a.html Local veterinarians and pet stores are at odds over a Food and Drug Administration advisory that warns pet owners to avoid purchasing pig ear treats for pets over concerns about salmonella. “This isn’t a new, radical thing. We’ve kind of always known that pig ears are a possible

Home Sweet Home: Making Your Dog Safe and Secure in His New Home

By |July 17th, 2019|Categories: Cat Care, Dog Care, Health|

Article by Cindy Aldridge Let’s face it, moving is stressful! Despite the joys that come along with moving to a new, beautiful home, the hassle that comes along with it can be exhausting. It’s important to remember that this adjustment period isn’t just difficult for your two-legged family members; it’s

Food Recall!

By |November 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

 Two Pet Foods Recalled  Nutrisca of Saint Louis, Missouri, is recalling one-formula of Nutrisca dry dog food due to elevated levels of vitamin D. In addition, Natural Life Pet Products of Saint Louis, MO, is recalling Natural Life Chicken and Potato Dog Food due to elevated levels of vitamin D. Read