November 15, 2017 - 3:35 pm
Kansas City, MO - A woman is warning her Waldo neighbors after finding raw hamburger meat stuffed with what may be rat poison pellets in her backyard on Monday. Shannon Broderick says she can't figure out why someone would want to hurt her dog, a one-and-a-half year old Grand Pyranees. Broderick...
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Dan Weinbaum
October 05, 2017 - 7:22 am
The Humane Society of Kansas City says a highly-contagious disease is threatening dogs in the Kansas City area. Parvo is deadly to dogs, but it is easily preventable, in spite of increased infections in recent weeks. "The disease is spread from dog to dog by ingesting the virus, usually through...
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Kara Marxer
July 03, 2017 - 7:20 am
The Fourth of July does not have to be a terrifying experience for dogs if their owners take a few precautions, animal experts say. People with animals who are skiddish around fireworks and other loud noises are often left with a very nervous pet, whimpering and hiding under furniture. There are a...
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Michael Ronnebaum
June 13, 2017 - 7:20 am
Kansas City, MO - Outdoor pets are especially vulnerable to illness when heat and humidity rise, veterinarians say. Heat indexes are expected to push 100° Tuesday. One sign that a dog is overheating is excessive panting, said Dr. Christina Belew, medical director of Union Hills Animal Hospital in...
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