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Abnormal Eating Habits in Cats

November 26, 2019
Some cats consume non-food items, which can be a symptom of an underlying medical or behavioral problem.

Abnormal Eating Habits in Dogs

April 08, 2019
Some dogs consume non-food items, which can be a symptom of a medical or behavioral problem.

Aggression and Dominance in Dogs

March 20, 2019
Aggression is often misunderstood to be based in dominance. There are many reasons that dogs can react aggressively, often based in fear or anxiety.


April 08, 2019
Barking is a normal behavior for dogs but can become a serious problem for owners.

Bearded Dragon Care

April 12, 2019
Learn more about bearded dragon care and exotic services available at the UC Davis veterinary hospital.

Benefits of Pet Insurance

August 07, 2020
Having pet insurance can positively change the life of an animal, but it doesn't function like human health insurance.

Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH)

April 23, 2019
Benign prostatic hypertrophy is commonly seen in older dogs. The cells in the prostate enlarge and multiply and may also form small pockets of fluid.

Bird Diet Conversion

April 12, 2019
The safest approach to converting a bird to a pelleted diet is to gradually change the diet over time.