87 episodes

Welcome to Pawsit, a podcast production of myBalto! Join Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert once a week as they discuss everything from commonly asked questions about your pets, share viewpoints on controversial topics regarding pet care in the modern age, and introduce you to fun and unique products in the veterinary industry that can help improve the life of your pet! Pawsit is unique in that Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert share their experiences from both general practice and emergency medicine, respectively. Pawsit takes questions directly from the audience with emails to podcast@mybalto.com and frequently has guest speakers to share new and exciting innovations in the world of pet care!

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    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

Welcome to Pawsit, a podcast production of myBalto! Join Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert once a week as they discuss everything from commonly asked questions about your pets, share viewpoints on controversial topics regarding pet care in the modern age, and introduce you to fun and unique products in the veterinary industry that can help improve the life of your pet! Pawsit is unique in that Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert share their experiences from both general practice and emergency medicine, respectively. Pawsit takes questions directly from the audience with emails to podcast@mybalto.com and frequently has guest speakers to share new and exciting innovations in the world of pet care!

    Low income pet ownership

    Low income pet ownership

    On this episode of Pawsit, Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert discuss the topic of low income pet ownership. Should only people with means own pets? While it is very true that owning a pet does come with financial responsibilities, we think that people of all income brackets should have the opportunity to own a pet. There are basic needs all pets have, and there are many ways to provide care for your pets regardless of income. It is also very important to consider the financial responsibility and the rea...

    • 35 min
    Mental health in veterinary medicine

    Mental health in veterinary medicine

    On this episode Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert delve into the difficult discussion of mental health in the veterinary world. Why is it that veterinarians have such high suicide rates? What are some of the contributing factors? This is a difficult, but important topic, and I hope you all take some time to listen!Thanks for tuning in and as always, we take questions for upcoming podcasts at podcast@mybalto.com. We are happy to make an entire podcast about the topic or answer the question on a shorter s...

    • 35 min
    Getting a new cat? Tips for a smooth transition!

    Getting a new cat? Tips for a smooth transition!

    On this episode Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert talk about introducing a new pet into your home. There are many things to consider, and on this episode we are focused mostly on cats (although many of these tips work for any kind of new pet). It is such an important transition and it is best to plan ahead and be prepared. Take a listen and learn some tips to help welcome your new furry family member. Thanks for tuning in and as always, we take questions for upcoming podcasts at podcast@mybalto.co...

    • 32 min
    Vaccines!

    Vaccines!

    Whatever medication, treatment or preventative care you choose to give your pet is part of an important medical decision. On this episode Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert discuss vaccines. Why do we give them? Are they safe? What are some myths and misconceptions? Tune in to find out!Thanks for tuning in and as always, we take questions for upcoming podcasts at podcast@mybalto.com. We are happy to make an entire podcast about the topic or answer the question on a shorter segment, depending on the discu...

    • 32 min
    Bites!

    Bites!

    On this episode of Pawsit, Dr. Sam and Dr. Robert talk about bite wounds. What to do when your dog or cat is bitten? It is so important to make sure you manage a bite wound properly or it can turn into a real mess! Listen to learn more! Thanks for tuning in and as always, we take questions for upcoming podcasts at podcast@mybalto.com. We are happy to make an entire podcast about the topic or answer the question on a shorter segment, depending on the discussion! We video this podca...

    • 38 min
    Let's talk about sacs baby...

    Let's talk about sacs baby...

    On today's podcast Dr. Robert and Dr. Sam tackle a stinky topic, anal glands. Anal glands (or anal sacs) are two small pouches located on either side of your dog or cat's anus at approximately the four o'clock and eight o'clock positions. The walls of the sac are lined with a large number of sebaceous (sweat) glands that produce a foul-smelling fluid. It is fairly common to see diseases associated with anal sacs in our pets. Take a listen to learn more! Thanks for tuning in and as always...

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

AmyandLemon ,

Informative and honest and so helpful in caring for my dog!

Love how myBalto is open and honest about the veterinary industry! The information on pet care is so valuable!

Tubbys Subs ,

Awesome Podcast

Fun, informative podcast. I can tell these Vets take great care of their patients. I like to watch on their YouTube too.

EricaMKlaus ,

Great time

Really fun and informative podcast. If you love pets - you’ll love it!

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