Sleeping next to your dog has amazing health benefits and helps you sleep betterIt's the news dog-lovers everywhere will rejoice at. If you ever feel bad about letting your dog sleep in bed with you, then you can relax. A recent study was carried out by the Mayo Clinic to discover whether or not the presence of a dog disturbs people when they're fast asleep.
You will soon be able to get a bachelors degree in dog training at State University of New York.
Is That Puppy You're Buying Healthy?DES MOINES, Iowa - In recent months, two Iowa communities have been asked to consider ordinances that would ban the purchase of commercially-raised dogs. The move followed the "Horrible Hundred" report by the Humane Society of the United States, that identified Iowa as the number two state for the worst puppy mills in the nation, according to inspection records by the U.S.
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Dog Coughing After Eating? Here's What's Going OnMost dogs eat so fast they easily would be top dog in the July Fourth Coney Island hot dog eating competition. That's enough to make anyone cough. But coughing sometimes happens even when dogs eat slowly. So is your dog coughing after eating? There can be several reasons - some benign, some worrisome.
How To Cut Your Dog's Nails Like a ProfessionalIf you're nervous about trimming your dog's nails, there are various techniques you can use to make the experience a more pleasant one for you and your pup. Learning how to cut a dog's nails can be beneficial for their health and their quality of life.
Experts warn dog owners after pet's pads burn off during walkMEDICAL LAKE, Wash. (KEPR) - Experts at Medical Lake Veterinary Hospital in Washington state want to warn dog owners about the dangers of walking your pet in the summer sun after a dog is treated for burned paws. Earlier this month, Medical Lake Veterinary Hospital posted about a recent incident involving a dog with burned paws.
Veterinarian warns of dangers from a grain-free dog food diet after FDA studyThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched a study in July of 2018 into dog foods that could be causing health problems for dogs. Nearly a year later, the investigation is still ongoing. Doctor Maureen Ward, with Harrisonburg Animal Hospital, said that the study looks at "BEG" diets.
Preparing for hot weather; Summer safety tips for dogs My Dog Lucy loves the summer just as much as I do for the most part! There is no better season to be out, about, and enjoying all that the beautiful weather has to offer, but you do need to be aware of summer safety tips for your Dog.
Important Dog Health Myths You Should Know the Truth About - Studio LBPThere is a lot of pervasive information available about dogs and their health. Unfortunately, a lot of it is simply untrue. Though sources may be well-intentioned, it is also possible for them to be misinformed. That is why it is so important to consult your dog's vet when you need advice about pet health.
Summer Brings its Own Challenges for Working Dogs
F.D.A. Names 16 Brands of Dog Food That May Be Linked to Canine Heart Disease The Food and Drug Administration identified 16 brands of dog food that had been linked to heart disease in dogs, according to a report the agency published on Thursday. In the report, the F.D.A. named for the first time the pet food brands most frequently associated with adverse events.
Does Your Dog Need Anxiety Medication? - PetPlaceWhen we talk about dogs with anxiety, we are generally speaking about dogs that are displaying behaviors of anxiety that are inappropriate to the circumstance. Learn about canine anxiety, dog anxiety medications, sedatives for dogs including Trazodone for dogs, and sedative options for grooming.
7 Summer Dangers to Your Dog - PetPlaceAt long last, the dogs days of summer are here - and in many places in the U.S. the heat has come with it. Summer is a great time to be outdoors and enjoy the company of your dog, but it's also a time where you have to be more protective of him.
Pet Supplies Plus Recalls Pig Ears Treats | Dog Food AdvisorJuly 5, 2019 - Pet Supplies Plus is recalling bulk pig ears supplied to over 400 retail stores in 33 states due to potential Salmonella contamination.
What you put in your dog’s food bowl and dole out as treats can impact his joints, mobility and overall health.
Does My Dog Need a Rattlesnake Vaccine?Now that the sun is out, Zuma isn't the only place you'll find sunbathers. As the season changes and temperatures warm up, snakes come out from their hiding places to bask in the sun.
Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Pig Ear Dog Treats | Dog Food AdvisorJuly 17, 2019 - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced its investigation into an outbreak of Salmonella infections due to contaminated pig ears dog treats is expanding to 27 states.
Dog Ear Infection - What to DoBosco was a cheerful Cocker Spaniel, quick with a lick and a wag. His mom, however, was not so cheerful and remarkably reluctant to smile. I was seeing Bosco for the first time, and his major issue was one many Cocker Spaniels face: chronic ear infections.
How to Train Your Dog for Hiking | GearJunkieJust like people, dogs need to learn the best techniques for hiking and how to overcome its challenges. And that's where a good owner comes in. Hiking with Fido can - and will - be great fun, but there are a few things you should know before taking your pup on trail.
Tips on traveling with your dogBy American Kennel Club I f you plan on taking a trip with your dog, you'll need to prepare ahead of time. Whether you'll be traveling by plane or by car, it's important to consider the following: Veterinarian visit.
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Summer grooming is important for your dog's health - The Advocate-MessengerBy HELEN PALMER K9 Corner The August issue of DogWatch newsletter, published by Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine, has a full page article title "Hot Weather Brings Hot Spots" written by the newsletter's staff. Since the weather is still hot, this is the time to be aware of and alert for hot spots.