Why do dogs dig? Well, there are many reasons for this unpleasant behavior. Boredom is the first and the main reason. Digging is fun for dogs and it is a great way to burn out energy. They dig to smell the scent of Mother Nature, to hide food or even just because it feels satisfying. […]
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As a dog owner, there is nothing more frustrating and saddening then seeing your dog suffer. Many dogs suffer unnecessarily from flea and tick infestations, causing them to scratch and bite at their coats endlessly. Fleas and ticks pose other dangers beyond just itching, however, including dangerous diseases, some of which can likewise be given […]
Veterinarians are persons skilled in the treatment of animal diseases and injuries. Doctors for animals, the veterinarian look after the medical needs of the domestic, wild and livestock animals. The routine duties of a veterinarian include examination of the ill animals, a diagnosis based on the symptoms, prescription of medication, administration of vaccines and treatment […]
When it comes to selecting a dog, there are a lot of things to consider. Traits such as personality, general health, intelligence, and trainability are all very important and should without a doubt be carefully contemplated. Another thing to think about, particularly if you are looking for an inside dog, is whether or not the […]
Many dog owners want to know the effects that bananas have on their puppy or full grown friend. Find out the truth vs. the myth about bananas and the side effects they might have on your pet.
Heartburn, indigestion, upset stomach, diarrhea, nausea – we’ve all been there. Chances are, so has your dog. When your dog starts having a clear stomach problem, such as diarrhea, the results may be disastrous for your carpets and rugs. As long as your dog is not suffering from a serious illness, then Pepto-Bismol may be […]
As dogs age and their bodies start to slow down, wear and tear arthritis can begin to take its toll. Just as with human arthritis, arthritis in dogs causes joint pain, stiffness, and swelling that may make it hard for your pet to get around, reducing his quality of life. The bad news is that […]
If you are a parent or allergy sufferer, chances are you are quite familiar with the human drug called Benadryl. Benadryl, the brand name for the active ingredient diphenhydramine, is commonly taken to relieve itching, nasal allergies, hives, motion sickness, and even insomnia, making it somewhat of a wonder drug. Veterinarians have long been recommending […]
If you’ve ever suffered from a headache or joint pain due to arthritis, then you know how debilitating this type of pain can be. You are also probably familiar with the different over-the-counter pain medicines that can provide you with much-needed relief. Like humans, many of our four legged canine friends also have these same […]