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East Texas veterinarians warn pet owners of dog flu

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - As the number of flu cases in humans continues to rise, there is one family member that should not be forgotten, the dog. Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine has reported an uptick in cases of canine influenza, most notably in California,...

Sago Palm plant can be fatal to pets

TYLER, Texas - A common home landscaping plant can be fatal to your pet. The Sago Palm is often used for decoration. "They're an attractive plant usually around the pool and landscaping and all, so they're pretty popular nowadays and a lot of people aren't aware...

Veterinarian weighs in on dog treat warning

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The Food and Drug Administration has a warning for pet owners. There is a treat you may be giving your dog that could make them sick or even kill them. Although the FDA has not released any specific brands, one East Texas veterinarian...

Your cat may not survive bobcat fever

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - If your cat likes to roam outside, you might want to check him for ticks. In particular, Lone Star ticks. These ticks have the potential to carry bobcat fever, which is deadly to cats. Cases have been reported in the south-central United States,...