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Va. animal shelter suspends intake after illness outbreak

A Fairfax County animal shelter is suspending intake of new dogs after an outbreak of an unspecified upper respiratory illness sickened about a dozen dogs.

Friday - 07/26/2013, 01:52pm EDT

Tags: Fairfax County, Canine influenza

Ask Dr. Pawz: How to get a lazy, fat cat to lose weight?

In this week's Ask Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson shares what you can do to get your cat to lose weight and how to tell the age of an adopted pet.

Wednesday - 02/13/2013, 11:56am EST

Tags: pets, puppies, cats, dogs, veterinarian, diet, washington humane society, Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson

Dr. Pawz: Welcoming an adopted pet in your home

Dr. Pawz shares what owners can do to ensure an easy transition into a new home for pets adopted from shelters.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 08:29am EST

Tags: pets, dogs, cats, adoption, veterinarian, Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson

Dr. Pawz: Questions to ask before adopting a pet

Anyone who has ever lost a pet has experienced the "I may not ever adopt again" phenomenon. But eventually, you might. Here are some questions to ask before you decide to bring a furry friend back into your house.

Wednesday - 01/30/2013, 07:58am EST

Tags: pets, dogs, adoption, veterinarian, Dr. Pawz, Katy Nelson

Complaints prompt probe of Va. animal shelter

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 07:36am EDT