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Dog Teeth Dental Care Tips - How A Dog Toothbrush, If Used Right, Can Help You Avoid Costly Vet Fees

Dog Teeth: It's hard to listen to dog owners who brag about the amount of money their dog cost them to buy, and how, he or she was worth every penny because they're so loyal and faithful. Well, this goes both ways. You need to be loyal to your...

5 Ways To Keep Your Dog Hydrated This Summer

During this summer season, you will need to be extra careful with how you manage your little furry buddy. Dogs also feel the hot weather, and it may be not only uncomfortable but also dangerous to the health of the dog. Now, what should you do to ...

The Amazing Benefits Of Therapy Dogs

Here are the 6 benefits you can get from therapy dogs. Helping in the Recovery of a Speech Disorder People suffering from dysarthria speech disorder can get much benefit from therapy animals. It helps them gain back the coordination of muscle alon...

Can You Wash Your Dog With Human Shampoo

Maybe you’re out of shampoo or trying to get through a more economical approach to pet grooming, or maybe you just don’t like the smell of dog shampoos.  So the question is can you actually use human shampoo to wash your dog instead? Sounds like a...

How To Tell If Your Dog Has Heatstroke And How To Cool It Down

Leaving your dog in a hot car is clearly a big no-no - but in this weather, your pet can develop potentially fatal heatstroke anywhere. Because a dog's sweat glands are confined to their nose and the pads of their feet, they feel the hot weather m...

How To Avoid Runaway Pups

In an ideal world, a lost dog would be able to head up to the nearest police station and reel off their address, owner’s names and home phone number. Our pups are intelligent, but I think this may be expecting just a little too much. Many dogs hav...

Helping Your Pet Cope With Growing Older

The little puppy you brought home ten or so years ago was a romping, roly-poly ball of fur. It jumped on your sofa with abandon and never minded a little rough play. A decade on, it is no longer enthusiastic or active. It reminds you of old Mr Jon...

Dog & Cat Dental Care

We all have been told to brush and floss our human teeth more often than we probably do. Humans have a choice to attend to our dental health, or not. Our pets do not have the same choices; only the choices we make for them. Dental disease is th...

What To Do Before And After Bathing A Puppy

Bathing a puppy can be a fun thing or unpleasant if not done properly. It's important to do the proper preparation and proper planning, especially if this is the first time you bathe a puppy The right age to bathe a dog for the first time is 12 we...

When Should You Bring Your Pet To The Vet?

Following the Integrative Approach Your pet is your animal friend; and it is very essential that you familiarize yourself with their healthcare needs. It’s time to acknowledge the fact that you have volunteered to take responsibility of a life, an...