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Does Your Dog Sleep In Your Bed?

Does your dog sleep in bed with you? A recent study has shown that 50% of dogs sleep in their owners’ beds!  Since dogs are essentially pack animals many people think it’s a super idea for their dogs to sleep in a big pile-on in their bed.  However, be warned that although many people think […]

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Dangers Of Halloween For Your Dog

Halloween is a terrific day to have lots of fun for children and adults alike.  However it is not one of the holidays that your pet should be celebrating.   Halloween can be a very scary time of year for many pets because they have strangers coming to the door that look different to them.  They […]

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Does Your Dog Eat Grass?

Does Your Dog Eat Grass? As I glanced out the window this morning I noticed my son’s dog eating grass and I wondered why dogs eat grass.  We’re not exactly sure why dogs eat grass – perhaps it’s because it tastes good.  Since dogs as canines are natural scavengers, they are somewhat programmed to find […]

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Vegetables To The Rescue

It wasn’t until I experienced skin issues with my French bulldog, Reagan, that I even remotely considered the possibility of having to feed my dog a vegetarian diet, since she has been raw fed since 8 weeks of age.  Reagan developed skin issues three weeks after her first rabies shot over 15 months ago.  I […]

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Benefits Of Pet Insurance

Because of the advancements in modern medicine, pet owners and their veterinarians can now perform many unheard-of operations and procedures for suffering dogs to significantly increase their life expectancy and keep them comfortable.  You should be aware that these procedures and treatments do come with a high-priced tag. As many pet owners have already found […]

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Does Your Dog Have Hot Spots?

Hot Spots Treatment And Prevention The poor unfortunate dog who gets hot spots!  Hot spots are areas of skin that become irritated and inflamed and are very uncomfortable.  They are usually circular in shape and are accompanied by hair loss, inflammation and sometimes a discharge of pus.  Hot spots are actually a form of dermatitis, […]

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Understanding Your Dog’s Skin

The function of your dog’s skin is to be an elemental barrier.  This barrier holds your dog’s muscles, internal organs, bones, and connective tissue inside the body thereby giving the dogs body its flexible shape. Your dog’s skin has a pH of about 7.4 depending on the area of the body, breed, stress level and […]

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