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, ...
Today I want to tell you about something that you will run into at some point if you are a professional dog trainer, and very possibly as simply a dog owner. Sudden dog aggression. This doesn’t happen very often but now you will know what to do when it does. I received a phone call […]
If you are new to owning a cat, you may be surprised to find that health problems are a common thing. No matter what breed of cat you own, health problems are to be expected. Some may be hereditary, while others can easily be prevented. Worms No matter what breed of cat it may be, […]
Recently I received a call from a lady who told me about her dog showing aggression toward another dog in the family and being so fearful that it WOULD NOT leave the yard to go for a walk. We scheduled an appointment for me to take a look and here is what I found. I […]
Introducing a new dog into your home can be potentially disastrous. Dogs can be very territorial animals. Even if your dog is normally sweet and docile, precautions should be taken. Before I take a new dog to my home with an existing dog, the new dog must go to my vet for a thorough check […]
Cat diabetes is increasingly being diagnosed, and currently it affects more than 1 in 400 cats. Diabetes is very treatable, and does not need to shorten your cat’s life span. This article will go over the signs of diabetes in cats, along with the various suspected causes. We will review the most common solutions, focusing […]
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 […]