Usually, when a person thinks of the word ‘rabies,’ it triggers an image of a dog with a wild look in its eyes, foaming at the mouth. There is some truth to this terrifying depiction, but rabies does more than just affect dogs. It can affect other animals and people, as well. Did you know that approximately 59,000 people are killed by rabies each year? There are also more symptoms of rabies than people may realize. Have other questions concerning rabies? We are here to help and to bring awareness on World Rabies Day. Continue reading to discover more facts and information about the disease, as well as how World Rabies Day was started and what other people worldwide are doing to save the lives of dogs and people!Read More
Did you know that over 80% of dogs show signs of dental disease by age three? This startling statistic underscores a critical yet often overlooked aspect of pet care: dental health. Unbeknownst to many pet owners, dog dental diseases are alarmingly common and can lead to serious health complications if left untreated. This article aims to shed light on the hidden menace of dental diseases in dogs and offers practical prevention tips.Read More
As the summer sun shines brightly and temperatures rise, it's not just humans who need to stay hydrated. Our canine companions also need to maintain their hydration levels to stay healthy and comfortable when it's hot outside. Dehydration in dogs can lead to serious health issues, making it a crucial aspect of pet care that should not be overlooked.Read More
In this article, we'll explore what dehydration is, how it affects your dog, and the signs to watch out for. Plus, we'll share some practical tips to help keep your dog hydrated and highlight certain dogs that may need extra care.
Obesity among dogs is more common than you think. Ensuring your canine friend maintains a healthy weight will enhance and prolong their quality of life. So, if you’re looking for ways to maintain your dog’s weight as they grow older or lose a few pounds, you’re in luck. Here, you’ll find ways to prevent canine obesity, manage your dog’s weight, and foster a healthy lifestyle for your beloved canine companion.Read More
Sleep is a fundamental process in all mammals, including pet dogs. If you’ve ever battled against insomnia or been sleep-deprived because of a busy schedule, stress, or anxiety, then you know what a big toll missing sleep can take on your health. It is no different for dogs. Just a few of the most common sleep disorders experienced by dogs include narcolepsy, REM sleep behavior disorders, and sleep breathing disorders. Sleep issues can also be a symptom of other diseases, and they can worsen the overall condition of dogs. Therefore, if you notice that your dog is restless or showing signs of sleep problems, then a vet visit may be needed!Read More