How To Spot an Animal Social Justice Warrior

There’s something happening in the animal world, something sticky and kind of ugly, and we need to talk about it. You learn to spot patterns when you’ve been around long enough, trends that start in one area but quickly pick … Continue reading

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TRACIE HOTCHNER: ITCHY DOG? DON’T ALWAYS BLAME THE FOOD! GET THE SPOT TEST!

Does your dog scratch and lick and/or bite at her ears, feet, flanks or neck? Skin problems are probably the number one reason pet owners go to their vets. I get numerous emails asking for advice and suggestions about resolving … Continue reading

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When The Name ‘Spot’ Just Will Not Do

So, um, how about the unique markings on this little fellow?  Bless his (her?) heart, we won't even begin to enumerate the nicknames that this little *cough* wiener dog has likely earned… since, you know, this is a family show … Continue reading

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