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Kennel Cough - Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

Kennel Cough – Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

Kennel Cough is a widespread respiratory disease in dogs and most dogs will come in contact with it at some point in their lives. It’s transmitted very easily. It is commonly known as “infectious tracheobronchitis” or Bordetella among veterinarians and it can be caused by several viruses and bacteria, such as parainfluenza virus, Bordetella bronchiseptica, […]

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Canine Parvo in Dogs

What is Parvo in Dogs?

Parvo is a serious viral disease that can be deadly even if treatment is given. Parvovirus is a disease that attacks dividing cells. The most prominent location for dividing cells in your dog’s body is the intestinal lining or the lining of the digestive system. When this disease attacks and kills these cells it causes […]

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Great Homemade Remedies for Your Dog

Great Homemade Remedies for Your Dog

Homemade Dog Shampoo 12 ounces water 1 tablespoons of castile soap 2 drops of peppermint essential oil 2 drops of eucalyptus essential oil 2 drops of lavender essential oil 2 drops of rosemary essential oil Make a cotton scarf or bandana flea collar: Lay the fabric flat, and place 10 drops of cedar essential oil […]

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Is Peanut Butter OK for Dogs?

YES!  People have been giving their dogs peanut butter as long as they’ve made peanut butter. Even vets recommend it, especially when you need to hide a pill in something tasty. Gourmet doggy bakeries make all kinds of incredible dog cookies using peanut butter, not to mention many beautiful cakes for dogs feature peanut butter […]

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