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  • Some causes of vomiting can be treated at home, while others require medical attention. If your dog is otherwise healthy, try these natural, vet-approved home remedies to soothe their upset stomach.

    Effective Home Remedies for Vomiting Dogs

    Effective Home Remedies for Vomiting Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli338

  • While your intentions may be good, giving your dog human medications is a poor decision. Find out why you can't give your dog baby aspirin. Includes video with advice from a vet.

    Why Can't I Give My Dog Baby Aspirin?

    Why Can't I Give My Dog Baby Aspirin?

    by Donna Cosmato9

  • Demodectic mange is a type of mange that affects dogs. This form of mange is typically seen when the immune system of the dog has been compromised.

    How to Treat and Cure Dog Mange

    How to Treat and Cure Dog Mange

    by Alex2

  • Why is my dog urinating blood? Learn what conditions may cause blood in your dog's urine, and why you should take your dog to see the vet.

    Causes of Blood in Dog Urine

    Causes of Blood in Dog Urine

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli193

  • If your dog has been vomiting repeatedly, you'll need to do all you can to prevent dehydration. However, things can get tricky, because too much water may further upset the stomach.

    How to Rehydrate Your Dog After Vomiting

    How to Rehydrate Your Dog After Vomiting

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli7

  • To take care of lip fold dermatitis in dogs you'll first need to understand what causes it. Once you determine the underlying cause, you'll be better equipped to treat it using appropriate remedies.

    Dog Lip Fold Dermatitis

    Dog Lip Fold Dermatitis

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli5

  • Not many canine ailments cause as much distress and frustration as ear infections. In this article, I will discuss some of the most comment ear infections and ear problems that can happen to dogs.

    Common Dog Ear Problems

    Common Dog Ear Problems

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli61

  • If your dog has an englarged abdomen, especially if it is painful, these are some of the possible causes and symptoms, but you need to get help now!

    Why Does My Dog Have a Swollen Belly?

    Why Does My Dog Have a Swollen Belly?

    by Dr Mark25

  • If your dog keeps shaking its head, it could be because of several common issues. Find out what it is causing this behavior and discover how these conditions are commonly treated.

    Causes and Solutions for Dog Head-Shaking

    Causes and Solutions for Dog Head-Shaking

    by Lauren48

  • Cleaning your dog's teeth is an essential part of your dog's overall health. By keeping them clean, you can prevent him/her from heart disease, gum disease, and kidney disorder.

    How to Clean Your Dog's Teeth

    How to Clean Your Dog's Teeth

    by Angela Michelle Schultz14

  • If your dog is snoring, you may be hoping there is a way to stop it so you can finally get some restful sleep. Here are a few tips to stop your dog from snoring.

    How to Stop a Dog From Snoring

    How to Stop a Dog From Snoring

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli2

  • Finding a bit of mucus in your dog's stool is common and benign, but an excessive amount is troubling, especially if there is blood. Learn what causes mucus in dog poop and what you can do about it.

    15 Causes of Mucus in Dog's Stool

    15 Causes of Mucus in Dog's Stool

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli17

  • If your dog has a skin rash, it might be caused by several different reasons. This article examines the reasons dogs get rashes and ways to treat them cheaply and effectively.

    Dog Skin Rashes: Symptoms, Causes, and Cures

    Dog Skin Rashes: Symptoms, Causes, and Cures

    by L C David60

  • What complications and problems might you expect after a mother dog gives birth? What behaviors are normal? Learn some of the most common conditions requiring immediate veterinary attention.

    Complications After Dogs Give Birth

    Complications After Dogs Give Birth

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli167

  • If you own a Dalmatian or you are planning to adopt one, it's good to learn more about their unique biochemistry. Learn why this breed is prone to urinary problems.

    Understanding Dalmatian Urinary Problems

    Understanding Dalmatian Urinary Problems

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli1

  • If your dog is coughing up foam, you may be wondering what exactly is going on with your best friend. This article will tackle some possible causes and explain why it's important to see the vet.

    Why Is My Dog Coughing Up Foam?

    Why Is My Dog Coughing Up Foam?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli32

  • Learn about the most common and some not-so common causes of limping in dogs. Find out how to palpate the injured leg and when to see the vet.

    Causes of Limping in Dogs

    Causes of Limping in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli285

  • All types of grapes and raisins are poisonous to dogs and are a common cause of kidney failure and even death. Learn the signs of grape toxicity in dogs and what to do if your dog has eaten grapes.

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Grapes?

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Grapes?

    by eirevet4

  • Learn what to expect after your dog has an amputation. Your dog can lead a normal life after amputation, but she may need some help at first. This article contains tips and tricks to make the transition easier for your dog and you.

    What to Expect After Your Dog Has a Front Leg Amputated

    What to Expect After Your Dog Has a Front Leg Amputated

    by Kiri Francy61

  • Several signs indicate an upset stomach in dogs, but some signs are not easily recognized by dog owners since dogs cannot vocalize their complaints. It is up to us dog owners to learn how to recognize these signs.

    15 Signs of an Upset Stomach in Dogs

    15 Signs of an Upset Stomach in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli4

  • If you have noticed nipple discharge in your dog, you may be wondering what is causing it. There are several potential causes of nipple discharge in dogs which I will discuss in this article. But as always, see your vet so that they can help your dog.

    Causes of Nipple Discharge in Dogs

    Causes of Nipple Discharge in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli23

  • Prednisone is a drug that dog owners must pay close attention to avoid all the side effects of abruptly stopping. Learn why it's important to wean dogs off corticosteroids gradually, and how to do it.

    The Importance of Gradually Weaning Dogs Off Prednisone

    The Importance of Gradually Weaning Dogs Off Prednisone

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli14

  • Finding ways to keep an old dog from slipping is important in order to prevent them from getting injured or from developing a fear of walking on floors. There are several options to prevent your dog from slipping without the need to replace your wood or tile floors.

    8 Ways to Keep an Old Dog From Slipping on the Floor

    8 Ways to Keep an Old Dog From Slipping on the Floor

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli12

  • My dog ate chicken bones! Learn the best course of action and tips from vets on how to prevent dangerous scraping or damage as the bones pass through.

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Chicken Bones?

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Chicken Bones?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli25

  • Unspayed female dogs are prone to pyometra, a serious, potentially fatal disease that requires immediate intervention. If your intact female is sick, please see your vet immediately.

    Pyometra: Symptoms and Treatment in Dogs

    Pyometra: Symptoms and Treatment in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli109

  • Your dog just ate chocolate, and you're wondering what to do. Learn the amount and type of chocolate that is toxic to your dog by using this toxicity calculator.

    What to Do if Your Dog Ate Chocolate

    What to Do if Your Dog Ate Chocolate

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli67

  • As your pet nears the end of their life, you may be wondering if you should opt for euthanasia or natural death. There are pros and cons to each, so this article will go over both options.

    Pet Euthanasia vs. Natural Death

    Pet Euthanasia vs. Natural Death

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli42

  • Is there a fishy smell lingering, and does your dog now have a swollen anus? If so, your dog may have some anal gland problems. Here are some home remedies.

    Some Dog Anal Gland Remedies

    Some Dog Anal Gland Remedies

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli18

  • How long does canine parvo last in the environment? This is something owners of puppies may be concerned about and the answer to this question is it depends on a variety of factors.

    How Long Does Dog Parvo Last in Your Home or Yard?

    How Long Does Dog Parvo Last in Your Home or Yard?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli30

  • An overview of dog pneumonia and our experience with the condition. Our three-week-old Great Dane puppy is recovering well from pneumonia now, due to antibiotics and good supportive care. Photos and videos included.

    Dog Pneumonia: My Puppy Is Sick!

    Dog Pneumonia: My Puppy Is Sick!

    by Holle Abee19

  • Learn more about the signs of osteosarcoma, or bone cancer, in dogs' legs. Please see your vet if you notice any limping suspicious swelling in your dog's legs.

    Signs of Osteosarcoma (Bone Cancer) in Dogs

    Signs of Osteosarcoma (Bone Cancer) in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli28

  • Your dog just had surgery. Maybe he/she was neutered or spayed and sent home with stitches or staples. You may be wondering how to care for the stitches or how long they take to heal. Learn how to properly care for your dog's incision and decrease any chances of infection.

    How to Care for and Keep Dog Stitches Clean After Surgery

    How to Care for and Keep Dog Stitches Clean After Surgery

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli40

  • A time may come where you may need to induce vomiting in your dog. If your vet recommends this, do you know what to do and what type of hydrogen peroxide to use? Read on for some tips.

    How To Induce Vomiting in Your Dog

    How To Induce Vomiting in Your Dog

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli4

  • Parvo is a deadly virus that stays active at home and in the yard for quite some time. Learn how to kill the virus and why you should wait before opening your home to a new dog.

    How to Kill Parvovirus in Your Dog's Environment

    How to Kill Parvovirus in Your Dog's Environment

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli191

  • Even if you want to sit on a couch while your dog loses weight, these great exercise routines will help get your dog in shape and prevent the diseases associated with obesity.

    7 Exercise Tips for an Overweight Dog

    7 Exercise Tips for an Overweight Dog

    by Dr Mark13

  • Dental care is very important for German Shepherds and dogs in general. They use their teeth for everything. If you want a strong and healthy dog that ages well, look after their teeth.

    German Shepherd Teeth and Gum Health

    German Shepherd Teeth and Gum Health

    by Shepards2

  • Learn about the symptoms suggesting gastroenteritis in dogs and potential cures. Also learn about the prognosis of this serious disorder.

    Dog Gastro-enteritis

    Dog Gastro-enteritis

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli101

  • About half of all puppies attacked by parvovirus will die no matter what you do, especially if it is virulent. However, knowing the right things to do might help you save your puppy's life.

    How to Save a Puppy With Parvovirus

    How to Save a Puppy With Parvovirus

    by MagicStarER91

  • Why is your dog's tail suddenly flaccid, limp, and held in an odd position? If your dog was recently given a bath, went swimming in a lake, or overexerted himself, he may be suffering from a limp limber tail.

    Why Has My Dog's Tail Gone Limp?

    Why Has My Dog's Tail Gone Limp?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli83

  • Front leg paralysis in dogs is a serious condition, so do not hesitate to seek medical treatment. This article outlines the importance of seeing a vet, potential causes, medical terms, and the diagnostic tests or treatments that may be necessary.

    Causes of Front Leg Paralysis in Dogs

    Causes of Front Leg Paralysis in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli6

  • Dogs with floppy ears are prone to yeast infections. Infections develop when naturally occurring yeast overpopulate the ears. Your dog may exhibit head shaking and have red, itchy, odorous ears.

    Home Remedies for Dog Ear Yeast Infections

    Home Remedies for Dog Ear Yeast Infections

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli14

  • If you suspect your dog is suffering from vision loss, there are several easy ways to test your dog's vision at home. These tests are not a replacement for veterinary help, so please see your vet.

    How to Test Your Dog's Vision at Home

    How to Test Your Dog's Vision at Home

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli2

  • Wondering what may cause unusual lumps and bumps on a dog's paw pad? Learn possible causes for why your dog has a lump on its paw pad and why it's so important to see the vet.

    Causes of Lumps on Dog Paw Pads

    Causes of Lumps on Dog Paw Pads

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli30

  • Dog owners are often told to give hydrogen peroxide to their dogs when they ingest something potentially harmful, but can you give too much, and how much is too much?

    Can You Give a Dog Too Much Hydrogen Peroxide?

    Can You Give a Dog Too Much Hydrogen Peroxide?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli29

  • Studies reveal a new and proven inexpensive treatment for hemangiosarcoma in dogs, a type of cancer that does not typically respond well to chemotherapy. This potent therapeutic treatment does not require a prescription and can be administered at home.

    Dog Hemangiosarcoma: Proven New Treatments That Prolong Life

    Dog Hemangiosarcoma: Proven New Treatments That Prolong Life

    by Solaras71

  • So you found a lump on your dog and you are wondering what it may be. Look no further as there can be various causes of such a lump. We will see why it's so important to have it checked out.

    My Dog Has a Lump. What Is It?

    My Dog Has a Lump. What Is It?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli16

  • Has your dog developed unusual skin growths? While these growths or "skin tags" are not often dangerous, they can be bothersome. Here is how to remove and prevent them.

    How to Remove and Prevent Skin Tags on Dogs

    How to Remove and Prevent Skin Tags on Dogs

    by Cool Rare Animals15

  • Like humans, every dog coughs once in a while. But if the cough is severe or persistent, or if your coughing dog appears lethargic or unwell, it is important to determine the cause of the cough.

    Why Is My Dog Coughing?

    Why Is My Dog Coughing?

    by eirevet12

  • Is your dog vomiting yellow bile? There may be different causes. Let's take a look at what bile really is, and what can cause a dog to vomit this bright yellow liquid.

    What Are the Causes of My Dog Vomiting Bile

    What Are the Causes of My Dog Vomiting Bile

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli10

  • If upon petting your dog you feel air bubbles under the skin, it's time to see the vet. A skin condition is known for causing a popping feeling under a dog's skin and the causes may be serious.

    Why Does My Dog Have Air Bubbles Under the Skin?

    Why Does My Dog Have Air Bubbles Under the Skin?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli0

  • Blood in dog's stool may be caused by several factors and stress may be one of them. Learn what causes stress-induced colitis with blood and mucus in dogs and how to help them.

    Can Blood in a Dog's Stool Be Caused by Stress?

    Can Blood in a Dog's Stool Be Caused by Stress?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli6

  • Is Rimadyl safe for dogs? This drug remains a subject of controversy with many dogs thriving from its use and some dogs even dying.

    Is Rimadyl Safe for Dogs?

    Is Rimadyl Safe for Dogs?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli15

  • Looking for a dog wart home remedy? Many dog owners have been having success with thuja for dogs warts. Of course, always consult with a vet before trying home remedies or natural remedies.

    Dog Wart Removal Using Thuja

    Dog Wart Removal Using Thuja

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli17

  • If money is tight, you may be looking for ways to save money on pet-care costs. You might even ask, "Can I give my dog shots or should I take him to the vet?" Here's a cost comparison and a discussion of the pros and cons so you can make an informed decision.

    Can I Give My Dog Shots at Home or Should I Take Him to the Vet?

    Can I Give My Dog Shots at Home or Should I Take Him to the Vet?

    by Donna Cosmato15

  • A dog's damaged meniscus can be quite painful for your dog. This structure, for the most part, lives in the shadow until it's damaged—something commonly associated with a cruciate ligament tear.

    Evaluating the Damage of a Dog's Meniscus Tear

    Evaluating the Damage of a Dog's Meniscus Tear

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli0

  • Dogs can get pinched nerves in the neck area which can be quite painful. Here, you'll find the symptoms of a pinched nerve, but keep in mind that these signs may not be obvious and it's important to see the vet right away.

    Symptoms of a Pinched Nerve in a Dog's Neck

    Symptoms of a Pinched Nerve in a Dog's Neck

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli34

  • Among the variety of neoplasias found in dogs, soft-tissue sarcomas are quite common. Learn more about this type of cancer and how it affects dogs.

    Canine Soft-Tissue Sarcomas in Dogs

    Canine Soft-Tissue Sarcomas in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli4

  • Dogs tend to grow lumps and bumps in many places on their bodies, so it's not that surprising when a dog grows a mole on its eyelid. What are these growths? Veterinarians have some answers.

    What's That Mole on My Dog's Eyelid?

    What's That Mole on My Dog's Eyelid?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli2

  • Learn what may cause an uncoordinated gait, side-to-side eye movements and head tilt in dogs. Vestibular disease is often confused for a stroke.

    Symptoms of Vestibular Disease in Dogs

    Symptoms of Vestibular Disease in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli202

  • Among the alternatives for heartworm treatment, herbal therapy is available. It may not be as good as slow-kill treatment, but it is a lot safer and less painful than the Immiticide injections. This article will discuss what is involved in the therapy.

    Black Walnut and Other Safe Herbal Heartworm Treatments for My Dog

    Black Walnut and Other Safe Herbal Heartworm Treatments for My Dog

    by Dr Mark21

  • Can your dog's sebaceous cyst be treated naturally with home remedies? Learn when it's best to try home remedies and why surgery is often the best option.

    Dog Sebaceous Cysts Home Remedies

    Dog Sebaceous Cysts Home Remedies

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli34

  • Worried about nose bleeds in dogs? Learn what may cause your dog's nose to bleed and what you can do about it. If your dog's nose is bleeding and doesn't stop or occurs often, see your vet.

    Causes of Nose Bleeds in Dogs

    Causes of Nose Bleeds in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli68

  • If you're preparing a first aid kit for your dog, you want to make sure a bottle of betadine solution is included. Betadine for dog wounds has many qualities that make it superior to other disinfectants.

    Using Betadine for Dog Wounds

    Using Betadine for Dog Wounds

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli8

  • In this interview, owner of Healthy PAWsibilities, Dr. Cathy Alinovi, discusses the importance of identifying food allergies as a source of ear infections as well as symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

    Are Food Allergies Causing Your Dog's Ear Infections?

    Are Food Allergies Causing Your Dog's Ear Infections?

    by Donna Cosmato4

  • If your puppy has parvo (canine parvovirus) and you cannot afford hospitalization, you can resort to some home remedies that may help reduce parvo symptoms. Bear in mind that supportive care should only be offered if your pup is otherwise stable.

    Home Remedies for Parvo in Puppies

    Home Remedies for Parvo in Puppies

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli170

  • Recognizing the symptoms of intestinal blockages in dogs is important considering that blockages are a serious problem that may lead to death when left untreated. Learn the warning symptoms of a potential intestinal blockage in dogs and when to see the vet.

    Symptoms of Intestinal Blockage in Dogs

    Symptoms of Intestinal Blockage in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli810

  • Prednisone is a drug that is often prescribed to dogs with cancer, but how exactly does prednisone help dogs with cancer? What is this drug's mode of action and what are the risks for side effects?

    Prednisone for Dogs With Cancer

    Prednisone for Dogs With Cancer

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli15

  • What should you do if your dog ate d-Con mouse poison or Tomcat rat bait? Take her to the vet immediately! Learn how rat poison affects your dog and what the vet will do to help your dog survive.

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Rat Poison?

    What Should I Do If My Dog Ate Rat Poison?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli39

  • 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 Mark30

  • Perineal hernia in dogs is a recurring ailment, but I believe post-surgery care can help control recurrence. I will be sharing my dog's journey and what I did to help him.

    My Dog's Experience With Perineal Hernia

    My Dog's Experience With Perineal Hernia

    by Maria Cecilia122

  • Sometimes vomiting is simple to treat and easy to figure out, but not always. Find out what might be wrong and what you need to do if your dog is vomiting.

    4 Things to Do If Your Dog Is Vomiting

    4 Things to Do If Your Dog Is Vomiting

    by Dr Mark97

  • A bleeding tail tip on a dog is often the result of a condition called "happy tail." This occurs when the dog's tail tip hits hard objects repeatedly in its surrounding environment. Find out what may have caused your dog's tail to bleed and what you can do about it.

    When Your Dog Injures the Tip of Its Tail: A Simple, Homemade Remedy

    When Your Dog Injures the Tip of Its Tail: A Simple, Homemade Remedy

    by Deb Kingsbury19

  • Blue dobermans may be attractive dogs, but because of their coat color, blue dobermans are prone to some health problems. One of them is blue doberman syndrome, which can cause significant hair loss.

    Understanding Blue Doberman Syndrome

    Understanding Blue Doberman Syndrome

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli7

  • Wondering if there is a natural remedy for your dog's upset stomach? Then you don't want to miss this article! Very simple and effective ways to help you manage a dog's sick tummy holistically.

    How to Treat Your Dog's Upset Stomach Naturally

    How to Treat Your Dog's Upset Stomach Naturally

    by India Arnold42

  • Hip dysplasia is a serious joint issue for German Shepherds. Let's talk about how the condition is propagated via breeding and how you can help minimize your dog's risk.

    Hip Dysplasia in German Shepherds

    Hip Dysplasia in German Shepherds

    by Shepards5

  • Seeing blood in your dog's stool can be scary. If your dog is pooping blood, it's important to learn how to recognize the difference between fresh blood and digested blood in your dog's stool.

    16 Causes of Blood in Dog Stool

    16 Causes of Blood in Dog Stool

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli554

  • Recognizing the signs of an Addisonian crisis is important so that you can take prompt action and take your dog to the vet immediately. Left untreated, an Addisonian crisis in dogs can turn fatal.

    Signs of an Addisonian Crisis in Dogs

    Signs of an Addisonian Crisis in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli3

  • If your dog breaks a nail, it is very painful and tends to bleed profusely. Here's how to treat it at home before you go to the vet to prevent infection and make sure no further trimming is needed.

    Vet-Approved Tips for Dealing With a Dog's Broken Nail

    Vet-Approved Tips for Dealing With a Dog's Broken Nail

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli21

  • What are the signs that your dog was bitten by a fire ant and what can you do to treat those unsightly fire ant bites? Learn more about fire ant bites in dogs.

    What Should I Do About My Dog's Fire Ant Bites?

    What Should I Do About My Dog's Fire Ant Bites?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli36

  • If you noticed your dog has sunken eyes, you are right to be concerned. Sunken eyes in dogs can be a symptom of something serious, so you certainly want to get him checked out.

    Why Do My Dog's Eyes Look Sunken In?

    Why Do My Dog's Eyes Look Sunken In?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli5

  • It's the most dreaded appointment a dog owner must eventually endure, and nothing may be more disconcerting than seeing a dog in pain during euthanasia. This article explains dog euthanasia pain.

    Understanding Dog Pain During Euthanasia

    Understanding Dog Pain During Euthanasia

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli44

  • Non-chemical flea control products are available! Combing to remove the adults, shampooing, treating the carpet with borate, garlic, diatamaceous earth, and nematodes are all discussed.

    5  Ways to Get Rid of Fleas Without Chemicals

    5 Ways to Get Rid of Fleas Without Chemicals

    by Dr Mark23

  • Among one of the complications that may affect a mother dog is the issue of retained placentas. The placenta plays a vital role during pregnancy, connecting puppies to the mother dog's uterine wall.

    Signs of Retained Placenta in Mother Dogs

    Signs of Retained Placenta in Mother Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli290

  • The causes of abdominal enlargement in dogs can be various. In order to better understand potential causes, it helps to first take a closer look at a dog's anatomy and review the organs of the abdomen.

    15 Potential Causes of Abdominal Enlargement in Dogs

    15 Potential Causes of Abdominal Enlargement in Dogs

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli2

  • It may happen on walks that you hear your dog dragging his back paws against the asphalt, why is that happening? Possible explanations to dog back foot dragging.

    Causes of Dog Back Toe Dragging

    Causes of Dog Back Toe Dragging

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli2

  • Hostas, poinsettias, and lilies are just a few plants that are poisonous to dogs. Here is a list of the most common plants and flowers that could harm your pet, and what to do if your dog is poisoned.

    Dangerous Plants to My Dogs

    Dangerous Plants to My Dogs

    by Angela Michelle Schultz24

  • If your dog isn't peeing after surgery, there may be different reasons for this. It's important to figure out exactly what is happening. In order to diagnose or identify the cause of the problem, you will want to communicate your concerns with your vet.

    Why Is My Dog Not Peeing After Surgery?

    Why Is My Dog Not Peeing After Surgery?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli8

  • There are some “people” foods that if shared could seriously sicken your pet, if not kill them. It is important to be able to identify these foods, and know when you shouldn’t share your snack. One potential danger is grapes. According to the ASPCA, grapes of all varieties can cause serious harm. This includes grapes purchased from supermarkets and grapes eaten off a backyard garden vine. Both red grapes and green grapes are suspect, as are grapes with seeds and without.

    Symptoms and Signs of Toxicity and Kidney Failure After a Dog Eats Grapes

    Symptoms and Signs of Toxicity and Kidney Failure After a Dog Eats Grapes

    by Schatzie Speaks4

  • Inspecting your dog's coat and skin is s great way to identify any lumps, bumps, or unusual growths. Some dogs develop small black moles on their paws or legs, and it's always best to have them checked out.

    What Is That Black Mole on My Dog's Leg?

    What Is That Black Mole on My Dog's Leg?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli4

  • As dogs age, their dental health may decline, which means older dogs are often in need of a dental cleaning. But is there such a thing as a dog being too old to get his teeth cleaned?

    Is My Dog Too Old for a Dental Cleaning?

    Is My Dog Too Old for a Dental Cleaning?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli22

  • Picking up your dog after being boarded is a happy event, but dealing with diarrhea is not. What causes diarrhea when dogs are boarded? Learn some possibilities.

    What Causes Diarrhea in Dogs When Boarding?

    What Causes Diarrhea in Dogs When Boarding?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli8

  • Parvo (aka Canine Parvovirus) is an EXTREMELY contagious virus.  It attacks the lining of a dog's intestines, which leaks poisons into their system causing sepsis.  Parvo is such a tenacious virus that, if your dog is an inside dog, everything...

    If Your Puppy Has Parvo

    If Your Puppy Has Parvo

    by River_DragonWolf116

  • My puppy is breathing fast when sleeping. Should I worry? This is often asked by puppy owners. Although a puppy breathing fast may be concerning, in many cases, it's normal, but it's best to see the vet.

    Why Is My Puppy Breathing so Fast?

    Why Is My Puppy Breathing so Fast?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli3

  • Does your dog have a skin tag that needs to be removed? Read about our experience to learn more about this process.

    Removing a Skin Tag From a Dog

    Removing a Skin Tag From a Dog

    by Skye119

  • If you live in an area where scorpions live, you may wonder about scorpion stings and dogs. Knowledge is power, so it's best to be prepared in case your dog gets stung by a scorpion.

    Dog Scorpion Stings—How Dangerous Are They?

    Dog Scorpion Stings—How Dangerous Are They?

    by Adrienne Janet Farricelli5

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