You’ve been feeding your dog the same food since you welcomed him home as a new puppy, and now he’s chewing his paws and he’s itching all over the place. You frantically made an appointment with your veterinarian. The diagnosis? A possible food allergy. Now what?
Education has always been at the heart of what we do here at Drs. Foster and Smith. We are now in our 30th year, but it was in the formative days of the company that this educational focus was created.
The pet owner and canine patient have never had a wider array of choices in arthritic pain medications. From non-steroidal (NSAIDS) to the corticosteroids, pain relief has never been easier.
Our very own Dr. Race Foster was invited by the FTC to be a panelist on their October 2, 2012 Pet Medications Workshop in Washington, D.C. His role was to provide information and insights as a veterinarian and from his nearly thirty years in the pet medication industry.
Recently, the FDA introduced the BeSafeRx Campaign to help ensure consumers’ safety while purchasing medications from online pharmacies. It is a nationwide effort to help consumers distinguish between a legitimate and fraudulent pharmacy online. Here at Drs. Foster and Smith, we are all too aware of these issues. We want our customers to know that they can rely on us, and trust that ordering their pets’ prescription items through us is a safe option.
Dr. Race Foster to attend FTC workshop on Pet Medication Prescriptions and Distribution Practices Veterinary Information News (VIN) recently reported that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) will be holding a workshop October 2, 2012 to seek public comments as they examine competition and consumer protection issues in the pet medication industry. According to the FTC’s […]
Pet ownership includes the responsibility of having a thorough understanding of your pet’s medications. Here are a few tips/resources to help you.
With a few healthy life style changes and possibly a pet med such as Rimadyl, the improvement in an arthritic dog’s quality of life can be amazing.
Learn about Cerenia, a nausea-controlling drug that helps dogs with motion sickness.
Over 195 prescription pet medication videos by Drs. Foster & Smith’s staff veterinarians. Explain uses, administration, side effects & precautions.