Pets

Pets

Cat loves to chew plastic. How dangerous is that?

Reader’s cat likes to chew on plastic. This includes tabletops, blinds, hair clips and plastic bags from the supermarket. Why does he do this? Is he not getting enough of certain vitamins and minerals in his diet? Can this be toxic?

Pets burned in the Camp Fire get fish-skin mittens to heal burns

UC Davis veterinarians put tilapia skins on burns that cats and dogs suffered in California’s deadly Camp Fire to help the pets recover. Fish skins have been used to help bear burn victims before.