Why Is My Dog Trembling and Shaking?

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You’ve probably seen your dog trembling at least once and wondered “Is this some sort of performance or my dog is getting sick?” So what exactly are tremors and are they dangerous? Tremors are minor, uncontrolled contractions of an animal’s skeletal muscles. The entire body or particular areas can tremble. Cold temperatures aren’t the only […]

How to Help Your Dog Feel Younger and Live Longer

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Your dog will always be a puppy in your eyes, we know. There’s no grey hair that can make you think otherwise. But, do not wait to see your beloved pup having trouble to climb on the sofa or panting quite a lot more after a walk to start caring a bit more.   Note […]

First Aid Kits for Dogs and How to Use Them

Dog First Aid Kits

Dogs are very playful animals, which sometimes can get them into trouble. While a dog running around and not thinking too much about dangers might be fine 99% of the time, sometimes it can get them hurt. In these cases, most owners will rush their pet to the vet to ensure their dog is happy […]

Dental Problems with Dogs and How to Treat Them

Dental Problems in Cats

Any dog owner knows that their pets aren’t particularly fussy about what they put in their mouths. Dogs will taste just about anything they find, providing it smells good enough. It should be no surprise then that dogs are quite prone to dental problems. While they might have hardier mouths than our own, dogs don’t […]

Dog Food 101: Guide to the Best Food for a Healthy Dog

Any dog owner is very likely to tell you his or her dog can eat 24/7. And what’s even worse, dogs will eat anything. When it comes to majority of health issues that dogs have, your vet will ask you two things: what kind of food is your dog eating and is it having an […]

Causes and Treatment When Your Dog Is Limping

Best Things to Buy For a Dog on a Low Budget

When it comes to having a dog as a part of your family, they are surely as enthusiastic and playful as family members can get. But being so active has its setbacks as it also makes them prone to injuries. And just because you don’t see your beloved pet whining or crying it doesn’t mean […]

What to Do When Your Dog Is Not Eating

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It would be fair to say, that most dogs like food. While there are some exceptions, dogs are typically motivated pretty heavily by food. The promise of a treat can make a dog sit down, roll over, and for animated dogs will even solve mysteries for a treat. Sometimes though, your dog can suddenly stop […]

9 Healthiest Dog Breeds with the fewest health problems

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Dog breeds come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. No matter how your dog looks though, we want it to have the longest and healthiest life possible. A lot of this can be achieved with a healthy lifestyle and the right care, but some dogs have an advantage. Not every dog breed is equal […]

Dog SPA – Yes, they exist and dogs love them!

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Do you enjoy going for a massage after a stressful day? There are not many people who would say ‘no’ to a SPA day. Well, chances are your doggy will enjoy a dog SPA day as well! But first to note, there are many groomers out there who call themselves a SPA, offering nothing but […]

Common Dog Injuries – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

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Unfortunately, the world is full of things that can harm your dog. And dogs are fearless and ‘barefoot’ all the way when it comes to new adventures. Accidents happen and so do dog injuries. But, don’t be scared in advance, just do your best to be prepared. You might think dogs are so athletic but the […]

Your Dog’s Dental Hygiene Checklist for the 100 Carat Smile

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Maybe dog owners think it’s normal for dogs to have bad breath. And for this reason, many dog owners don’t brush their dog’s teeth frequently enough. Some don’t even do it at all. The importance of good dental hygiene is often neglected when it comes to dogs. Yet, your dog’s dental hygiene is an important […]

Summer Tips for Dog Owners: Keeping Your Dog Safe in Hot Weather

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Summer is all about holidays, fun and adventures. We all love the extra hours of sunshine! Our furry friends do too! But just like us, dogs need to be protected from harmful rays and high temperatures. So we made a little summary of the most important summer tips for dog owners on how to keep […]

Best Puppy Food to Support Growth and the Immune System

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Does My Dog Need a Health Insurance Plan?

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Being a dog owner, this topic surely crossed your mind at some point or another. While convenient for a peace of mind, health insurance plans are everything but cheap. And the question is – do they really pay off? And another thing that arises – are you just asking for trouble as you might not […]

Fat Dog? 5 Tips to Help Your Dog Lose Weight Safely

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Dog obesity is very common nowadays: both in the U.S. and Australia approximately 1/3 of dogs are overweight. In the UK, 59% of dogs are reported to be obese so it seems to be a dangerous global trend. Consequently, a fat dog is more likely to suffer from diabetes, osteoarthritis, cardiovascular disease, liver disease, cancer, and ultimately, shorter life […]

Dog Allergies: Diagnosis and Treatment

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Allergies are becoming increasingly common in dogs. And they are no fun for anyone. In fact, vets report it is what they are most often asked to treat. It is a challenge to diagnose one, but when they are left untreated, dog allergies can lead to a variety of health disturbances. Actually, you would be […]

20 toxic foods you should never give to your dog

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Besides ‘being faithful as a dog’, there is yet another common cliche. It is about dogs eating everything that is in front of them, whether they are hungry or not. And there are toxic dog foods that dogs need to avoid at all times. Luckily, there are some dogs who are happy to only eat […]

Proper dog nutrition? It’s more than just food!

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The importance of nutrition for the health of your dog cannot be emphasised enough. It is very common for a multitude of health problems to start from poor nutrition. Allergies from food are very common. So for example, when your dog has chronic ear infections, the vet will often recommend to switch to a hypoallergenic food for […]

Are You Depriving Your Best Furry Friend of Holistic Care?

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With our best desire at heart, we often ask if there is something that will act as a miraculous wonder drug to help our pet when he or she is unwell. Of course, the answer is not that simple. If it were, there would be no vets nor science. But, a holistic pet care approach […]

Before You Go to the Vet… Treat the Most Common Pet Ailments

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Pets are perhaps our most beloved family members. Naturally, we want them to live a healthy and happy life. Humans and pets both suffer from ailments from time to time yet the difference between the two is that, unlike humans, pets are not able to communicate when they have a problem. Sadly, the animal may […]