Service Dogs and Emotional Support Animals

by Meredith Kennedy, DVM    in Pets
As defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), service animals are trained individually to perform a specific task for disabled persons. These animals include dogs or miniature horses only; they guide the visually impaired, alert the hearing impaired,...

Rabies Vaccination in Dogs and Cats, Part 2

by Meredith Kennedy, DVM    in Pets
Part 1 of “Rabies Vaccination in Dogs and Cats” described the symptoms, legal requirements and part of the history of rabies vaccines. Part 2 lays out conditions in which pets may be exempted from the shots and the arguable...