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Kelly works as a veterinary technician in Austin, TX as well as regular animal rescue volunteer. She's been an animal lover and dog owner since childhood, and has worked in different dog related fields over the last twenty years. Currently she lives with three dogs and a cat.

Winter Allergies in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Many owners associate dog allergies with the spring and fall seasons. However, winter allergies in dogs are just as common and may result in itchy...

What to Give a Constipated Dog?

While diarrhea is a more common in dogs, constipation isn't that rare either. Constipation in dogs is often caused by diet or dehydration, but...

Best Dog Dental Water Additive: Here’s What It Is and How...

A dog’s dental hygiene may not be at the top of the priority list when caring for your pet, but it should be. A poorly...

4 Signs of Pancreas Problems in Dogs (And What to Do)

The pancreas is a vital organ in a dog's body.  It is located near the dog's stomach, and its two main functions are exocrine and...

Found Crusty Scabs on Dog’s Back? Here’s Why and What to...

Discovering crusty scabs on your dog’s back, especially if you do not know what caused them or how to treat them, can be upsetting. A...

5 Signs of Dog Anal Glands Problems (And What to Do)

W hile dog anal gland problems are usually not life-threatening, they are relatively common, except for anal gland cancer. Sadly, when untreated, they can affect your...

8 Weight Loss Supplements for Dogs

We all know that obesity is a serious issue in the USA, with some stats showing that obesity rates exceed 25% in 48 US...

The Best Prebiotics for Dogs: 6 Things You Must Know

A t times, it feels impossible to keep up to date with everything to ensure the health of our dogs.  With these "to-do lists" getting longer, things...

Over Vaccinating Dogs: Prevention and Real Dangers of Puppy Vaccines

https://youtu.be/_3iW8X-wQnY A s pet owners, we all know how important vaccinating our dogs against certain diseases is.  We should all know the big three – rabies, distemper,...

15 Tips on Dog Pregnancy and Whelping Puppies

You’re expecting puppies, how exciting! Whelping is a term that covers the entire process of birthing puppies, from the first dog pregnancy stage to dog's...

False Pregnancy in Dogs (Phantom Pregnancy): How To Identify, Causes, Treatment,...

Here's a situation: you have a female dog, and she isn’t spayed. She hasn’t had any unsupervised contact with uncastrated male dogs. She hasn’t left...

Sebaceous Adenoma in Dogs: Diagnosis, Causes, Treatment

When you come across a lump, bump, or strange growth on your dog, it can be a scary experience. The first thought that comes to...

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