Reptile goes missing for 223 days before being reunited with owner

Reptile goes missing for 223 days before being reunited with owner

DETROIT (WXYZ) — A rebellious reptile evaded his owners in Ohio for 223 days. Vanessa Baker, whose lifelong affinity for turtles and tortoises of all shapes and sizes, received Tiny Tim as a birthday present when she turned four. Much like his canine companions, Tiny Tim has become an indelible part of the family — … Read more

You and your pets could be at higher risk for tickborne illnesses this month: What to know

You and your pets could be at higher risk for tickborne illnesses this month: What to know

People and pets in Metro Detroit are expected to face a higher-than-normal risk for Lyme disease and ehrlichiosis this month, according to the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC). CAPC, a nonprofit, is recommending that pet owners talk to their veterinarians about getting their pets year-round protection from tickborne illnesses through annual testing and preventatives. The … Read more