Posts tagged "pet allergies"

Pet Allergies a Mystery, Reader Question

Pet Allergies a Mystery, Reader Question
Q: Our Australian-shepherd mix doesn’t have fleas, but he scratches constantly and has developed many sores on his body. The vet gives him cortisone shots and then sends us on our way. The cortisone only lasts for a short time and I worry about the long-term effects of these shots. We’ve tried Benadryl and Chlorotrimeton,... Read more »

Pets May Be Banned on Canadian Planes, U.S. Could be Next

Pets May Be Banned on Canadian Planes, U.S. Could be Next
For reasons I personally don’t exactly understand, a new resolution was adopted in St. John’s Canada on Tuesday,  August 23,  from the Canadian Medical Association recommending a ban of all pets on airplanes (except for certified service animals) traveling inside the cabin. According to the doctors, their concern are for passengers with allergies. However, as... Read more »
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