Pet Health

Why Do Dogs Have Whiskers?

Why Do Dogs Have Whiskers?

Have you ever looked at your dog up close and wondered what their whiskers do? It’s certainly not a common physical feature that many people automatically attribute to dogs, but they play…

Why Do Dogs Lick You?

Why Do Dogs Lick You?

Man’s best friend often behaves in ways that seem mysterious to humans. They have lots of habits and quirks that we simply can’t comprehend. One behaviour that seems to be common to…

Why Do Dogs Chase Their Tails?

Why Do Dogs Chase Their Tails?

If you’ve ever seen your dog spinning in circles trying to catch their tail, you’ve probably wondered what was going on in their head.  So why do dogs chase their tails? Unfortunately,…

How do dogs see?

How Do Dogs See?

How dogs see things in a human world is probably as much a philosophical question as it is a physiological one. However, rather than bring Dr. Freud or Dr. Pavlov into the…

Why Do Dogs Sniff Your Crotch?

Why Do Dogs Sniff Your Crotch?

Why do Dogs Sniff your Crotch? There is nothing more embarrassing than to have your dog sniff the crotch of someone you are meeting for the first time. While we may consider…

Dog grooming tips

How many times have you witnessed your dog lick and chew at his fur or roll around on the floor? This odd behaviour is often his attempt at self grooming. It would…

How Do Dogs Get Mange?

Do you have a pet allergy?

Do you have red, itchy, watery eyes or find yourself sneezing or coughing when you come into close contact with a cat or dog? If you do the chances are you have…

Scratching can be a symptom of fleas

Find Out About: Fleas in Dogs

What are Fleas? Fleas belong to the classification of insects known as Siphonaptera. Scientists have identified over 2,000 different species. The wingless creatures measure anywhere from 1/16 of an inch to 1/8…

Why Do Dogs Drag Their Bums?

Why Do Dogs Drag Their Bums?

Why Do Dogs Drag Their Bums? Any family with a dog has likely seen the beloved critter glide his or her bum across the floor. This scenario may occur after a visit…