EPISODE 75 | RELEASED August 28, 2020

Checking Your Dog’s Symptoms on the Internet? Here’s What You Need to Know │ Dr. Alex Avery Deep Dive

When it comes to our dog’s health, you are not alone if you check for symptoms on the internet. A simple online search can provide a wealth of information. But is it good information?


If we think that our dog is sick, we may naturally jump online to check for symptoms. While internet research can be easy and helpful, there are risks that affect our pets if the source is incorrect. In this episode, Dr. Avery, veterinarian and founder of Our Pets Health, explains why there is a growing number of online pet health misinformation and shares tips on how to make better decisions based on your search.

Our guest, Dr. Alex Avery, veterinarian and founder of Our Pets Health, knows that it doesn’t take much time online to come across harmful pet health advice and recommendations.

Links Mentioned in Today’s Show:

Dr. Avery’s website, Our Pets Health: https://ourpetshealth.com/

Trustortrash.org: Tool to help you think critically about the quality of health information.

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