Categories for Dog Health

Safe Foods for Your Dog

May 2, 2022

When you have a fluffy canine friend (or a four-footed fur child, as some would say), you probably want to know what foods are safe for dogs to eat. After all, the wrong table scraps could send your puppy to the emergency vet’s office. When determining a list of safe... View Article

Don’t Be a Bonehead: Only Give Your Dog the Right Bones

January 5, 2022

Everyone knows that dogs love bones—it’s in their nature. However, it’s important to realize that you can’t give your dog just any bones. Certain types of bones can cause major health problems in dogs. Avoid an expensive vet bill and a pained loved one by learning about what bones are... View Article

How to Help Your Dog Maintain a Healthy Weight Through the Holidays

November 25, 2021

Everyone faces challenges keeping the weight off over the holidays—including your dog. The holiday season is associated with numerous yummy foods, and your dog is bound to get in on it one way or another. Whether it’s racing under the table to collect the scraps or finding that one family... View Article

Human Food: What Can and Can’t I Give My Dog?

October 20, 2021

Pet owners want to give their dogs the best, but sometimes the foods that dogs express the most interest in are the foods that are the worst for their health. Many people give their dogs table scraps on a regular basis, and that can cause a lot of health problems... View Article

How Can I Get Rid of My Dog’s Bad Breath?

April 19, 2021

You may have heard the saying that a dog’s mouth is cleaner than a human’s mouth. The smell of most dogs’ breath would point to this not being true—and it isn’t. A dog’s mouth isn’t generally cleaner than a human’s mouth, because they are different animals, literally. But, like humans,... View Article

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