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Ask A Vet: Do Dogs Have Dreams?

Welcome to our weekly 'Ask a Vet from the SF SPCA' feature on 7x7.com. They've enlisted their Co-President, Dr. Jennifer Scarlett, to answer your questions every week. Got a question for Dr. Scarlett? Ask away in the comments!

New Year's Resolutions for Pet Owners

Q: What are some new years' resolutions I can tackle with my pet? Are there any resolutions I should make for my dog/cat this year?

Submit Your Pet Questions & Curiosities to the SF SPCA!

Are you constantly confused about your dog's behavior? Can't get your kitty cat to stop scratching things? Unsure of vet office etiquette? Curious about how to cook your own pet food? For any question you might have, we have the SF SPCA's Co-President Dr. Jennifer Scarlett behind us to deliver answers.

The SF SPCA's Pet's Holiday Gift Guide

Here are the San Francisco SPCA’s seven hot picks for the ultimate holiday gifts (or treats for yourself). Leave a comment about why you're thankful to have a cuddly, furry friend in your life and you’ll be entered to win one of seven gifts from these pet-friendly companies to you!

Ask A Vet: Office Visit Etiquette

Welcome to our weekly 'Ask a Vet from the SF SPCA' feature on 7x7.com. They've enlisted their Co-President, Dr. Jennifer Scarlett, to answer your questions every week. Got a question for Dr. Scarlett? Ask away in the comments!

Q: What are some etiquette guidelines for vet-visits? Do you have any patient-pet-peeves?

Ask A Vet: Tips on Flea Treatments

Flea treatments for dogs

Welcome to our weekly 'Ask a Vet from the SF SPCA' feature on 7x7.com. They've enlisted their Co-President, Dr. Jennifer Scarlett, to answer your questions every week. Got a question for Dr. Scarlett? Ask away in the comments!

Q: We do not treat our 5-year-old Maltipoo for fleas - and he never has problems. Recently though, we visited another household with two other dogs, both treated with flea medication. After a day-long visit, our pooch had fleas all over him and the other dogs were still flea-less. Why did that happen?

SF SPCA Kittens & Puppies Are Unveiled at Macy's

This evening, we went behind the scenes, thanks to the SF SPCA, of the unveiling of the Macy's holiday windows featuring adorable, adoptable kittens and puppies. Last year, over 300 dogs and cats were adopted during the holiday season thanks to this collaboration, and over $70,000 was raised to support the efforts of San Francisco's SPCA. Let's rally together to make it even more successful this year!

 

Ask A Vet: How Do I Bring the Family Animals Together for Thanksgiving?

Welcome to our weekly 'Ask a Vet from the SF SPCA' feature on 7x7.com. They've enlisted their Co-President, Dr. Jennifer Scarlett, to answer your questions every week. Got a question for Dr. Scarlett? Ask away in the comments!

Q: Our family always gets together for Thanksgiving, and all the pets come too! Any advice to bringing 4 dogs, 3 cats and a bird together under one roof for a few days?

Dozens Of Adorable Kittens & Puppies Are Coming to Macy's Holiday Windows–Don't Wait to Adopt!

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Why? Because dozens of adorable, adoptable puppies and kittens from the SF SPCA are about to fill the holiday windows of Macy's Union Square.

Dozens of onlookers will be oohing and aahing at these little furballs–but if you're in the market for a new four-legged friend in your life, you can beat the holiday rush by taking a gander at the kittens and pups who need homes now (and there are a lot of them!) at the SF SPCA Adoption Center. New pups and kittens are available each and every day, so you'll never be at a loss for eye candy and prospective new best friends.

Ask A Vet: Why Are Dogs Attracted to Foul Smells?

Welcome to our weekly 'Ask a Vet from the SF SPCA' feature on 7x7.com. They've enlisted their Co-President, Dr. Jennifer Scarlett, to answer your questions every week. Got a question for Dr. Scarlett? Ask away in the comments!

Q: I was at the beach the other day and my dogs made a beeline for a mound in the sand. Turns out the mound was a dead seal. Why are dogs attracted to such foul smells?

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