do I know that the pet health care information and the dog and cat
question and answer topics are valid and credible information?
My vet tells me to be cautious about any
online veterinary medical information.
Answer: from Director, T. J. Dunn, DVM
Great question! I agree totally with your local veterinarian and
I tell my own clients the same thing. As director of content for
this website I control whatever you see, including who the sponsors are
and where the links go. Keep a critical mindset about what is
presented online, including this site! If you see anything in
TheAnswerVet.com that seems in error or is confusing, I want to know
I have two motives for creating
this site: The main priority is to give dog and cat owners quick
access to intelligent answers to commonly asked pet dog and cat
health care questions.
The second is to create revenue via the sponsors. If I put my 45
years of veterinary experience to good use, and pet owners respond
approvingly, to earn a living providing a service to pet owners is even
There will be variety of tips, warnings, and comments in this
column. You will find links to our sponsors and other useful data.
Read the instructions!
flea and tick products work from within the skin's oil layer; if you
wash the oils off by shampooing before you apply the topical
medication, it may not be effective!