Categories for Dog Health

Food Toxicity and Pancreatitis

November 6, 2019

As you play fetch, teach your dog tricks and take him for a walk in the park, you’re probably not thinking about your pet’s pancreas. Neither is he. However, this vital organ is essential to your pup’s health, and giving him the right foods can help prevent pancreatitis in pets... View Article

It’s Hot Outside! Six Tips to Keep Dogs Cool and Happy

August 20, 2019

When you’re hot, you drink cold water, go inside where the air conditioner is blasting or let yourself sweat the heat out through your pores. However, while you can do all of these things, your dog can’t. Dogs rely on their humans to provide them with cold, fresh water and... View Article

Follow These Steps to Prevent Flea and Ticks

April 15, 2019

The weather is finally warming up after a long, cold winter. Soon you’ll be heading outside with your dog to bask in the sunny spring temperatures with a game of fetch or a long walk. Unfortunately, the spring season is also high time for ticks and fleas. Dogs are very... View Article

How to Tell if Your Dog Needs His Teeth Cleaned

February 6, 2019

It’s not always easy to tell if your dog has problems with its teeth or dental hygiene. After all, dog breath is never going to smell good, and dogs are constantly going to be in search of something to eat, no matter how gross it might appear or how much... View Article

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