Large Breed? Early Spay or Neuter? The Major…

A cancer diagnosis for your dog can be downright scary—especially when you don't know what to expect. Big Barker's consulting vet, Dr. Sarah Wooten, recently had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Sue Ettinger (aka Dr. Sue…

What Would You Say To A Highly Effective…

We understand how heartbreaking it is when your dog is diagnosed with arthritis. Your formerly happy, exuberant pup may be increasingly grumpy, hesitant to play or walk, or have trouble finding a comfortable sleeping position.…

Penn Vet’s Dr. Kara Brown Talks to Big…

Big Barker's consulting veterinarian, Dr. Sarah Wooten, continues her interview series with this discussion with Dr. Kara Brown, Resident Fellow, Large Animal Cardiology & Ultrasonography, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, New Bolton Center. We were honored…

Canine Joint Disease and Pain Management: Big Barker…

Big Barker's consulting veterinarian, Dr. Sarah Wooten, kicks off her interview series with a very special interviewee—Dr. Kimberly Agnello, Assistant Professor of Small Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania. We would like to gratefully acknowledge Dr. Agnello's time and her…

Taking Care of a Dog After Hip Dysplasia…

Mick, a huge Big Barker Fan, is on the mend following two hip dysplasia surgeries.  If your dog has just had surgery for hip dysplasia, then you have a recovering patient—and important instructions to follow…