What is a Bladder Infection? Bladder infections in pets are similar to those in humans and both result in intense discomfort and pain. An infected or inflamed bladder may be caused by bacterial infection, crystals ...
Your dog is your very best friend. Every single time you walk through the door your dog is so happy to see you that he wags his tail and practically smiles at you. How can ...
Oh boy – you came home from the veterinarian with a bottle of pills or liquid that you have to get inside your pet. How on earth are you going to do this? Even if ...
Many people are unaware that some of the foods that we eat on regular basis can be deadly to your dog. It’s tough to look at that pleading, furry face and resist giving our best ...
Once your dog becomes older it is time to take some preventative steps in order for them remain healthy, happy and active. Proper Veterinary Care Be sure to have your vet examine your pet annually, ...
You may have seen dogs that hump toys or cushions or that try to hump other dogs. You may have even had dogs that humped your leg — which is not really very amusing if you are the person who is being humped. All of this humping may have left you wondering what it’s all […]
Feline parasites such as roundworms infest cats in almost the same way as worms in dogs. This process of feline worm infestation is usually completed in one of three ways: The cat can consume worm eggs from the soil. These roundworm eggs generally come into the environment from the excretion of other infected dogs and […]
If you’re ever spent any time playing with a litter of puppies then you know that it can be like playing with a school of piranhas! You can be attacked on all sides by sharp little teeth and they really hurt! Yes, puppies bite when they play. Why do they do that? If you’ve ever […]
It may surprise you to learn, but dogs can develop diabetes just as people can. Diabetes is a life-threatening illness so you will need to closely monitor your dog’s blood sugar and provide him with the correct medication. You will also need to carefully manage his diet. As with people there are two types of […]
Probably all puppies have chased their tails at some point. For a puppy, chasing his tail is as common as a child spinning in circles. Puppies seem to become aware that they have tails and, therefore, they are something to try to catch. Who hasn’t had a laugh at a puppy spinning around trying to […]
Ingredients: 1 cup of chopped & cubed yams ½ cup of chopped broccoli 1 cup of chopped carrots or green papayas 3 cups of cubed pork butt ( you can substitute beef or lamb if you like) 1 clove of crushed fresh garlic 1 teaspoon sea salt or kelp + ½ teaspoon black pepper 1 […]
It is not unusual for your dog to come down with worms. One third of all dogs will be infected by various kinds of intestinal canine parasites in their life. There are many types of dog worms that can affect your dog including roundworms, tapeworms, hookworms and whipworms. As a caring owner of a dog, […]
Your cat’s skin has two types of glands in the dermal layer. The sweat glands that keep the body temperature in check and the sebaceous glands that secrete a greasy substance called sebum. The sebum is a source of one of the most common cat skin diseases that we know as feline acne. Sebaceous glands […]