How to Cure Dog Rash

My Dog Has Dry Itchy Skin. He Occasionally Gets Rashes, Bumps or Hot Spots. What Can I Do? Is your pet suffering from various skin disorders that at times, the amount of bumps, rashes and hot spots are getting quite out of control? It is true that over the years, thousands and thousands of animals have been suffering from different types of skin diseases brought about by allergies. In fact, it has... Read More

Why Do Dogs Shed?

Shedding is a dog’s natural way of getting rid of old or damaged hair. It occurs in virtually all dogs, unless of course the dog in question is also virtually hairless, such as the American Hairless Terrier. Because hair has a normal cycle of growth and falling out, shedding occurs all year round. A dog’s breed greatly determines how much and how frequent it will shed, although age, overall he... Read More

Enzymes for Dog Skin Problems

Digestive Enzymes For Dog Skin Problems Digestive enzymes for dog skin problems are used for the treatment of many skin problems to include itchy skin, excessive scratching, mange, and even dermatitis. Canine skin infections ere typically caused by weak and damaged skin cells and outer skin membranes which does not allow the already dwindling and weak skin to remain healthy and guide itself again... Read More

Best Indoor Breeds

[caption id="attachment_759" align="aligncenter" width="238"] A Gorgeous Pekingese Pup[/caption] Sure, we all love those wonderful family pictures of dogs leaping and jumping after Balls and Frisbees while running in the park; but what if you just wan a pup to lay around with and cuddle all day? Being said, if you need a pet that will stay inside more or perhaps you live in an apartment; then yo... Read More

Best Aquatic Dog Exercises

Hydrotherapy Canines and humans often acquire similar health problems, some of these issues are those in which walking becomes problematic. Recovering from trauma, even as simple as a broken leg, can prevent a dog from exercising properly. Thankfully for the animal, hydrotherapy has become a popular method of treatment, enabling the victim to exercise even with debilitating injuries. Hydrotherap... Read More

Canine Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy Drugs for Treating Canine Rheumatoid Arthritis Chemotherapy drugs have been used to treat Rheumatoid arthritis in dogs for some time now. However, there are quite often a lot of questions that concerned owners have regarding just what exactly the drugs do, how safe the drugs are, and if there will be any negative side-effects for their furry little friends. It is important to under... Read More

Lyme Disease in Dogs

It is proven that Animals give their families lower blood pressure, stress relief, and unconditional love. The best way to repay this love, make sure they have all the tests and shots they need, including those designed to prevent Lyme Disease. Our furry-friends are easy prey for Lyme Disease, Spotted Fever and, Spirochetal Arthritis. They frolic in the great outdoors, leaving them completely sus... Read More

Red Mites and Fleas

Red mites and fleas are nuisances to humans and animals alike; Red Mites are of the arachnid family, while Fleas are insects. Red Mites The Red Mite, Dermanyssus Gallinae, is also known as the red poultry mite, chicken mite, or poultry mite. This is an ectoparasite of several bird species as well as poultry. The red mite is usually gray or white and quickly turns dark red as it feeds on blood. T... Read More

My Dog Looks Stiff and Will Not Respond

If you have ever witnessed your pet experiencing muscle contractions, constant salivation or a general look of stiffness, then you have probably witnessed them having a seizure. These instances, while not a common problem for dogs, can occur for a variety of reasons. This can not only be quite alarming to the owner, but also be potentially dangerous to the victim. Seizures in dogs occur because o... Read More

Can Pets Get Osteoarthritis?

What Causes Osteoarthritis in Pets? Osteoarthritis is also known as degenerative arthritis, a disease of the joints. More specifically, it is the untimely and relatively fast degredation of the joints. This disease involves painful manifestations and can often result in other, more serious injuries. Generally speaking, Osteoarthritis causes joint stiffness, pain, inflammation, effusion and the te... Read More