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@DrMartyBecker — 23,746 followers, 8,855 tweets

I write quite a bit about the power of the bond between people and animals. But there's another bond: the one between the animals themselves.And this video of a dog getting a visit from his best dog friend will make you smile so hard your face will break!  http://www.drmartybecker.com/news/video-friendship-between-dogs-is-real/ 
A heartbroken reader found her young cat dead just moments after he’d seemed perfectly fine. What could have happened? Here’s what I told her.  http://www.drmartybecker.com/petconnection/sudden-death/ 
Animal shelters can be tough places for cats. Because cats are very sensitive to stress, they often get sick when they’re in a shelter, and that means many of them are euthanized instead of adopted. But it doesn’t have to be that way -- IF YOU HELP NOW!  http://drmartybecker.com/rescue/help-frightened-shelter-cat-today/ 
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