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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.

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...

How to Feed Dogs with Sensitive Skin

Dogs with sensitive skin are very common. Causes for this condition are numerous, and it often results in skin irritation and excessive itching. Dealing...

9 Most Common Dog Eye Problems

Dog eye problems are very common and in most cases it's just a mild inconvenience. However, certain conditions will be more serious and require...

6 Most Common Dog Ear Problems

Ear issues in dogs are very common, and statistics show that one in five dogs will suffer from some type of ear disease throughout...

Hemorrhagic Gastroenteritis (HGE) in Dogs

Hemorrhagic gastroenteritis isn’t something that the average dog owner has to deal with in their dog’s lifetime. When it does occur, however, it comes...

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...

10 Signs of Diabetes in Dogs

Diabetes in dogs is similar to what humans experience. With Type I Diabetes, your dog’s body isn’t producing insulin, the hormone responsible for converting...

Spleen Tumor in Dogs: Signs, Causes, Treatment

Hemangiosarcoma (HSA) of the dog's spleen is highly metastatic cancer which affects pets of any age. Even though it is most commonly seen in...

Vitamin Deficiencies in Dogs: Causes and Treatments

Sometimes, an underlying health condition in the dog is the result of nutrient absorption in the body having been interfered with, and other times,...

My Dog Sounds Like He Has a Hairball: Why and What...

It is widely known that cats get hairballs, but what about dogs? If your dog sounds like he has a hairball, you might feel...

What to Feed a Dog With an Upset Stomach

Stomach upset in dogs is common, and most pet owners will have to deal with this at some point. Dietary changes will be key...

Entropion in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Entropion in dogs usually affects both eyes, and if left untreated can lead to serious complications for your pet. If you have noticed you...

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