Health

Pets And CBD Oil: Can It Help Your Pet With Pain?

Seeing your pet in pain can be a difficult thing. There are many different pain medications available which may be able to help, but these can only work for a certain amount of time. In today’s world, it’s not uncommon for people to try more alter...

Coronavirus In Dogs: What We Know So Far (Infographic)

As dog lovers and owners, we were naturally curious about the effect the coronavirus epidemic has on our furry friends. The infographic below summarises what we know so far about coronavirus in dogs and the steps we can take to ensure our pups’...

Coronavirus In Dogs: What We Know So Far

People everywhere are wondering about the possibility of the new Coronavirus in dogs With all the news about this coronavirus, we were naturally curious about coronavirus in dogs. We’ve heard about a dog being quarantined and coronavirus vaccin...

Dogs, Cats Can't Pass On Coronavirus, But Can Test Positive

Pet cats and dogs cannot pass the new coronavirus on to humans, but they can test positive for low levels of the pathogen if they catch it from their owners. That's the conclusion of Hong Kong's Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Departmen...

Why Are Pet Owners Healthier and Happier Than Non-Pet Owners?

Medical and psychological findings show that in general people who have pets are both mentally and psychologically in better health than non-pet owners. There are a number of reasons why these findings make sense. First of all, the majority of ...

Probiotics For Dogs

If you have eaten yogurt that is marked as having live cultures, then you have ingested a probiotic. Existing naturally by the billions in the intestines of all animals, probiotics help your body properly digest food, ward off potential viruses, m...

Ways To Identify Spider Bites And Deal With Them

As children, we might have harboured thoughts about being bit by a spider. Not because we loved exploring, but mainly because most of us grew up watching Spiderman and dreaming about a world like that of the Marvel Universe. How cool would it be t...

Ageing Gracefully: 7 Ways To Keep Your Senior Dog Happy And Healthy

Our dogs are our best friends, so we want to do everything we can to keep them happy and healthy. These 7 tips will help you give your senior dog the best care. Dogs are an important part of life. In fact, for many us, they are members of the fam...

Common Types of Cancer In Dogs

Cancer has become a lot more common nowadays in both our canine and feline friends. This happens partly because their life expectancy has increased in the past years, with pet parents caring for them better.  Many pet guardians now do a lot of re...

Everything You Need To Know About Hyperthermia In Dogs

Hyperthermia is an elevation in body temperature that is above the generally accepted normal range. Normal ranges do vary in dogs, but generally speaking, this means a body temperature above 39°C (103 °F).  Hyperthermia is semantically different ...