DOG HEALTH

/DOG HEALTH

Feeding good nutritious food is the most essential thing to keep your dog’s health intact. Moreover, the dog owner needs to follow certain rules for ensuring healthy life of his dog.

  1. Feed him high quality dog food: you must consider feeding only high-quality food as low-quality food may not able to provide the nutrition that a dog’s body requires.
  2. Regular visits to veterinarian: regular health check-up is the golden rule for ensuring healthy life of your dog as your dog may prevent many possible diseases from occurring.
  3. Groom him regularly: grooming your dog is an important not only to make your dog look fancy but also from his health’s perspective. Trimming or cutting the nails, brushing and regular bathing keeps the dog healthy & hygienic and away from any kind of allergies.
  4. Proper dental care: don’t wait for any dental diseases to occur to visit a dentist. tartar build-up can cause severe problems so brush you dog’s teeth regularly and also don’t forget to visit the dentist once in a while.

August 2018

Dog Treats: Do’s & Don’ts

August 17th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

All dog owners love to spoil their four-legged friend with lots of affection and treats. Treats play a vital role in rewarding the dog’s good behavior. However, the dog owner should offer treats to [...]

Seizures in dogs

August 16th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Seizure is a frequently occurring neurological disorder in dogs. It occurs when there is a temporary abnormality in the functioning of a part of a brain which can result in making your furry companion [...]

Reasons for loss of appetite in dogs

August 13th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Loss of appetite in dogs is an alarming situation as it acts as an indicator of an underlying medical issue. Generally, dogs lose their appetite when they are not well physically or mentally. In [...]

Signs of heart disease in dogs

August 4th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Just like humans, dogs can also suffer from cardiovascular disease. To avoid any fatal heart disease, the dog owner should ensure to provide a healthy lifestyle to his furry companion. The best way to [...]

Why Do Dogs Drool?

August 3rd, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Most dog owners wonder whether it is typical for a dog to drool or it works as an indicator of an underlying medical issue. There are some breeds of dog who drool more frequently [...]

Xylitol toxicity in Dogs

August 1st, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Xylitol is a substance which works as an artificial sweetener, and can also be found in various fruits and vegetables such as berries, corn, mushrooms etc., however, dogs are xylitol intolerant, and even a [...]

Why do dogs snore?

August 1st, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

People who share a bed with their furry companion know how hard it is to have a sound sleep when their dog starts snoring. Most people are not aware of the fact that snoring [...]

July 2018

Warning signs for your dog’s health

July 28th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Unlike humans, dogs can’t speak up about their health issues. The only way they express themselves is through their behavior. Sometimes, dog owners couldn’t able to spot those warning signs due to which their [...]

Why You Should Never Free-Feed your Dog

July 25th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Free-feeding your furry companion is never a good idea. The dog owners who are thinking about choosing this method of feeding their pooch should reconsider their decision. Most dog owners may find this method [...]

Dealing with Bloating in Dogs

July 10th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Dog bloat or gastric dilatation volvulus is a common yet complicated digestive issue. It generally occurs when your furry companion rapidly consumes food in great amount and gulp air with it. The dog owner [...]

June 2018

Can Dogs Eat Vegetables?

June 2nd, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Undoubtedly, vegetables are beneficial for humans as they are full of nutrients that one requires to keeping his health intact but are vegetables as much beneficial for dogs as it is for humans. As [...]

April 2018

Kennel Cough in Dogs

April 16th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

A kennel cough or a canine infectious tracheobronchitis is a highly contagious respiratory inflammation caused either by a virus or a bacteria. Young puppies and senior dogs are more prone to getting infected as they [...]

Dealing with Car Sickness in Dogs

April 9th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Hitting the roads in a car with your furry companion is always a fun activity unless your dog experience motion sickness. Just like humans, dogs can also feel distressed even during short trips. The [...]

March 2018

Tips to strengthen your dog’s immunity

March 29th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

A weak immune system can serve as an open window to various fatal health-related issues. A healthy immune system helps in assuring security from various harmful micro-organisms like bacteria and viruses. The immune system [...]

Benefits of Organic Pet Food

March 23rd, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

To keep your furry companion healthy and happy, it is essential to feed him organic or natural food. Diet plays a crucial role in maintaining overall health. Feeding organic foods to your four-legged friend [...]

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

March 15th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Many dog owners got worried when they see their furry companion munching grass as they are not meant to eat grass. This behavior has now become a common sight to the dog owners but [...]

Common Issues in Senior Dog

March 12th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

When a dog reaches his golden age, his body undergoes some changes in his behavior and health. A senior dog tends to fall ill frequently as their ability to fight-off diseases decline with growing [...]

Tips to Prevent Diabetes in Dogs

March 10th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Diabetes is becoming more prevalent in the canine world and, it occurs due to lack of secretion of a hormone called insulin. Insulin helps in processing sugar, electrolytes, amino acids and fatty acids so, [...]

Dealing with Blastomycosis in Dogs

March 10th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Blastomycosis is a fungal infection that occurs commonly in dogs and, is caused by the organism Blastomyces dermatitidis. This infection is caused due to inhalation of infected spores present in the environment by the [...]

Benefits of Olive Oil for Dogs

March 8th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Olive oil is an oil which is extracted from the whole olives. It is incredibly beneficial for dogs as it helps in improving their health. Olive oil is a source of monounsaturated fatty acids which [...]

Hazards of Bone Treats

March 7th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

The latest study of FDA has proven that there are various hazards of giving bone treats to the dogs. Before knowing the hazards involved, one needs to know what exactly is termed as a [...]

February 2018

DOG HEALTH TIPS

February 22nd, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

It is the responsibility of a dog owner to make sure that his four-legged friend spends a happy, healthy and long life. Let’s find out the various things that one needs to take care [...]

Common health problems in dogs

February 22nd, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Your furry companion can fall sick due to various reasons as health-related issues are a part of life. It is essential for a dog-owner to understand and monitor any signs of illness that his [...]

Dealing with constipation in dogs

February 19th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Constipation refers to the infrequent bowel movements and it is considered as the most common digestive problem associated with dogs. Constipation is a minor health issue and can be easily treated. It can happen [...]

HEARTWORM DISEASE IN DOGS

February 19th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Heartworm disease is a fatal disease caused by a parasite known as Dirofilaria immitis. It can potentially damage the heart, lungs and blood vessels of your dog. There are better chances of recovery if [...]

SKIN PROBLEM IN DOGS

February 16th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Skin problems in dogs are common and it can create a lot of discomfort in your dog’s life but sometimes, skin problems can also be an indication of other underlying health problems. Firstly, You [...]

Ultimate guide to canine influenza

February 16th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Canine influenza or dog flu is a highly contagious respiratory disease. It is caused by the variety of viruses.It can be spread easily from an infected dog to another dog through aerosolized respiratory secretion. [...]

January 2018

TREATING DIARRHEA IN DOGS

January 27th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

DIARRHEA is a common health issue which is generally characterized by frequent bowel sessions. It can become a severe health problem if it occurs more frequently. A simple change in diet can cause diarrhea [...]

EXPLORING THE PROBLEM OF OBESITY

January 27th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Obesity in dogs has become the fastest growing health issue in dogs, if not taken proper measures then it can affect the health of your furry companion adversely and it may shorten the lifespan [...]

DEALING WITH DIGESTIVE PROBLEM

January 23rd, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Just like humans, dogs can also suffer from the sensitive stomach. The significant increase in the number of food intolerance in dogs may result in making digestive system disarray. Randomly picking up things, stress [...]

DEALING WITH FOOD ALLERGIES

January 20th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Just like humans, dogs can also have allergies by in taking certain kind of foods. It generally occurs when their immune system misidentifies the protein as a foreign agent and produce antibodies that result [...]

THOUGHTS ON NEUTERING

January 16th, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

Neutering the dogs have become very popular in the contemporary period and it is considered as the most important decision that a dog owner needs to take. Neutering implies de-sexing the dog due to [...]

THOUGHTS ON GRAIN FREE FOOD

January 3rd, 2018|Categories: DOG HEALTH|

These days people are opting grain-free food for their dog. The most important thing that one should take care of is the nutritious value of the food given to the dog. The dog owner [...]