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Kelly Pebworth

Kelly Pebworth
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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.

Fecal Test for Dogs: What It Is, When It’s Done, Costs,...

A fecal test for dogs (stool sample) is a standard way of testing the feces content in veterinary clinics which can tell you a...

Glaucoma in Dogs: Causes, Signs, Treatment

Glaucoma in dogs is an eye disease characterized by damage to the optic nerve and peripheral vision loss which is caused by the increased...

Renal Diet for Dogs: A Guide on Feeding

Chronic kidney disease in dogs is a progressive condition with the prevalence of 25% of dogs from veterinary clinics, with 9-16% mortality rate. Senior...

Stomach Ulcer in Dogs: Causes and Treatments

The acids, proteolytic enzymes, and pepsin from the dog’s gastric lumen maintain the pH acidity level, which value is usually about 2. Any disturbance...

15 Dog Pregnancy and Whelping Tips

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...

10 Ways to Prevent Lyme Disease in Dogs

Unlike humans, Lyme disease in dogs is a less common scenario after being bitten by an infected by a tick. Instead, dogs will often...

9 Common Neurological Problems in Dogs

Dogs can suffer from many health problems, including neurological issues which are often worrying for pet owners to deal with. Knowing how to spot...

4 Heart Problems in Dogs: Signs, Causes and Treatments

Dogs can suffer from a variety of heart problems. Some breeds were shown to be more at risk of heart related diseases. For example,...

Why Is My Puppy Vomiting: Causes and Treatments

Even if you're experienced with puppies, there are always new concerns because every puppy is different. One of the more common questions new dog...

10 Most Common Dog Digestive Problems

Dog digestive problems are one of the most common ailments. A "digestive disorder" or disease is anything that occurs in a dog’s stomach and/or...

5 Bladder Problems in Dogs: Signs and Treatment

Is your dog having accidents in the house even though they are properly housebroken? Does the dog have to urinate more often than usual?...

11 Most Deadly Dog Diseases

When you adopt a dog, you expect to deal with some health issues eventually. While most common conditions dogs suffer from are mild and...

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When picking up after your dog, you likely want to get it over with as quickly as possible without really paying too much attention...
Most Common Allergies in Dogs

Most Common Allergies In Dogs

It may seem odd but allergies are more common than you think in our canine best friends. Rashes, excessive scratching, sneezing, runny eyes, shaking...

How Do I Know If My Dog Has Heartworms?

Many dog owners know that it is important to give their dog monthly heartworm medication. They do it because their veterinarian recommends it, without...

9 Big Dog Breeds That Don’t Shed

Quite possibly one of the first questions people ask when researching a dog breed is, “But does it shed?” While dogs that shed can...
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8 Essential Blind Dog Products You Must Have

It’s not easy caring for a blind dog, or even one that has got cataracts and can’t see well. It can become even harder...
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My Dog Has to Sleep Touching Me: Why and What to...

Many dogs like to curl up against their owners and sleep with them. This behavior is quite common and not a problem if it...
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White is one of the most popular colors in the world because it represents positivity and innocence, and well, because it is beautiful. It...
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5 Best Air Purifiers for Dog Hair

According to statistics, around 68% of households in the US have a pet, with 90 million dogs in those households. That’s a lot of...