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Common Symptoms of Separation Anxiety in Dogs

There is no definite evidence showing precisely why dogs develop separation anxiety. However, because dogs who have been adopted from shelters have this behavior problem than those who grew by a single family since puppyhood, it is considered that loss of a significant person or people in a dog’s life can trigger to separation anxiety. […]

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Holistic Treatment for Cushing’s Disease in Dogs

The two major organs involved in the development of Cushing’s syndrome in dogs are the two glandular organs of the endocrine system – the pituitary and the adrenal glands (to be particular, the adrenal cortex). The pituitary is the parent gland that releases the Adrenocorticotropin hormone (ACTH) to signal the adrenal cortex to release the stress […]

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The Basics of Dog Grooming

There are many reasons why you need to become a dog-brushing expert.  It will not only help your dog’s coat to look super shiny, there are also some health benefits as well.  Get started today and your dog will thank you. It’s important to understand why you should brush your dog: ⦁    Eliminate uncomfortable tangles⦁   […]

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Caring For an Older Dog

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, or more often, if necessary. Preventative medical care, as well as catching potential problems early, can make a world of […]

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What to Do About Your Dog’s Dry Skin

An expert can ascertain the general health of a pet simply by observing the skin and coat. Dry skin tends to spoil the glossy coat and often leads to excessive itching and scratching in pets. Before you do anything about it, it is advisable that you ensure that the dry skin and the resultant itching is […]

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Skin Irritation, Itching in Dogs

Dogs can suffer from skin problems just as humans can. How you treat or try to alleviate the particular problem your dog is having will depend on what is causing it. Below I will cover a few of the most common skin irritations in dogs. One of the most common skin problems that dogs suffer […]

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