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  • So, Scooter’s veterinarian has recommended a dental cleaning. You’ve heard that there is anesthesia involved and costs that have made you hesitate. What do you do? Here's a breakdown of the stages of veterinary dental cleaning and the various charges explained.

    Your Pet's Dental or Teeth-Cleaning Bill Explained

    Your Pet's Dental or Teeth-Cleaning Bill Explained

    by Catherine Berry0

  • We all like our homes to smell fresh and clean, and for that reason, many people use plug-in or spray air fresheners to help their house smell nice. Unfortunately, air fresheners can have a downside—they can make dogs very unwell and can even lead to death.

    Could Your Air Freshener Be Making Your Dog Sick?

    Could Your Air Freshener Be Making Your Dog Sick?

    by Sophie Jackson0

  • While most people would never consider giving alcohol to dogs, accidental cases of alcohol poisoning are seen far too often by vets, especially during holidays. Alcohol is highly toxic to dogs and it is important to know the symptoms to ensure your pet is swiftly and effectively treated.

    The Dangers of Alcohol Poisoning in Dogs

    The Dangers of Alcohol Poisoning in Dogs

    by Sophie Jackson3

  • In order to help your dog sleep at night, you need to first identify why they are having trouble falling asleep. Once you've identified the underlying cause, you can take several steps to make your dog go to sleep almost instantly.

    Dog Won't Sleep at Night: How to Help Them Sleep Better

    Dog Won't Sleep at Night: How to Help Them Sleep Better

    by Adrienne Farricelli4

  • Paw licking is a very common behaviour in dogs. Often it is just the dog cleaning its paws, but when the behaviour becomes obsessive or causes damage, then it is a sign of something being wrong.

    Why Is My Dog Licking His Paws All the Time?

    Why Is My Dog Licking His Paws All the Time?

    by Sophie Jackson0

  • Why do dogs scratch all of the time? Scratching is the number one reason why people take their dogs to the vet. This article will explain the main causes of itchy skin in dogs and what can be done.

    6 Common Reasons My Dog Scratches All of the Time

    6 Common Reasons My Dog Scratches All of the Time

    by Dr Mark39

  • Your dog's carpal pads are not there just for decoration: Mother Nature has strategically planned use for most of your dog's body parts. The purpose of your dog's carpal pads is a noble one: providing protection.

    What's the Purpose of Your Dog's Carpal Pads?

    What's the Purpose of Your Dog's Carpal Pads?

    by Adrienne Farricelli8

  • German Shepherds are susceptible to a variety of health issues—some are related to breeding practices. Learn about some of their common stomach issues.

    5 Common German Shepherd Stomach Problems

    5 Common German Shepherd Stomach Problems

    by Sam Shepards61

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