Pet Health

What to do when your bitch comes into season (heat)

If you own a bitch (female dog) that is unspayed, then once she reaches maturity, she will come into heat regularly, once or twice a year. This is referred to as being…

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…

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How to tell if your dog is losing his sight

Regardless of your pet’s age, dogs can be troubled by a variety of eye problems and conditions that can affect their vision. For younger dogs, these are usually the result of infections…

Worms in Dogs

Find Out About: Worms in Dogs

One of the most common problems that can occur in a dog is worms. Unfortunately, there are a variety of worms that can infect your canine friend. Worms are parasites that feed…