Poisonous Foods for Pets

pet dog licking ice cream cone.

When sharing table scraps and snacks with our furry friends, it’s important to know which foods are safe and which are strictly off-limits. A nutritionally sound, species-specific diet is imperative for overall pet wellness, but this doesn’t mean your pet can’t sample the occasional tasty tidbit from your plate. These tips from the experts at Beverly Hills Veterinary Associates can help you identify poisonous foods so you can share foods safely with your furry companion.

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What to Know About Cat Allergens and How to Prevent Them

pet cat itching itself outside.

Chances are you know someone who is allergic to cats—but did you know that cats can have allergies too? Allergies happen when the immune system reacts to a foreign substance and produces antibodies to attack an allergen. Unfortunately, sometimes this response can be harmful. 

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Pet Obesity and How It Affects Pet Health

pet cat sitting indoors.

October 13 is Pet Obesity Awareness Day, and your friends at Beverly Hills Veterinary Associates want to help you keep your pets in the best shape. From the food they eat to the amount of it they consume, keeping your pet at a healthy weight is essential for overall wellness. Here are some tips on ensuring your pets are as healthy as they can be:

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