22 Signs and Symptoms That Require an Immediate Vet Visit

22 Signs and Symptoms That Require an Immediate Vet Visit

In most cases, if your dog looks like they need urgent medical attention, it is probably so. Some apparent medical conditions always require care...
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Thyroid Cancer in Dogs: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

18 Cancer should not necessarily mean a death sentence to our furry friends. But how do we fight thyroid cancer in dogs? In a study commissioned...
Spleen Tumor in Dogs - Signs, Causes, Treatment

Spleen Tumor in Dogs: Signs, Causes, Treatment

Hemangiosarcoma (HSA) of the dog's spleen is a highly metastatic cancer that affects pets of any age. Even though it is most commonly seen...
20 Reasons Why A Dog Won't Eat or Drink: An Overview

20 Reasons Why A Dog Won’t Eat or Drink: An Overview

All dogs love food, so it may be something to worry about when your dog refuses their mealtime. Refusal to drink water is even...
5 Signs of Hip Problems in Dogs (And What to Do)

5 Signs of Hip Problems in Dogs (And What to Do)

Particularly in their older years, hip problems in dogs become more common. While some of these issues could be genetically predisposed in the dog,...
5 Bladder Problems in Dogs - How to Recognize Them and What to Do

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?...
4 Signs of Pancreas Problems in Dogs - And What You Can Do

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...
Dog Isn't Playful Anymore - What Could Be the Problem

Dog Isn’t Playful Anymore: What Could Be the Problem?

Even though some dogs are more playful (and friendlier) than others due to breed factors, it is in most dogs’ nature to enjoy playing...
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How To Tell If A Dog Is In Pain

No pet parent wants to see their dogs in pain or discomfort. However, it is difficult for us dog owners to tell if a...
How to Tell If Your Dog Is Cold

8 Telltale Signs Your Dog Is Cold

Do you know the dangers that come with cold weather and how to tell if your dog is cold? Our domesticated dogs depend on...
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Impetigo in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Dogs have a habit of scratching and biting themselves. Most often, this behavior is nothing to be concerned about but could indicate an underlying...
Basal Cell Carcinoma In Dogs

Basal Cell Carcinoma In Dogs: Signs, Diagnosis & Treatment

Cancer has been a major health problem in dogs. Since it can develop in any cell of the body, how do you recognize basal...

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Why Are Dogs So Loyal?

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Why Do Pets Make Us Happy?

Nothing beats the feeling of seeing a happy dog or friendly cat come running over to you looking for a pat on the head or a scratch behind the ears. Why do pets make us happy? Pets do a lot more than just keep us company. The unconditional love that they provide us with is priceless and incomparable to any love that we get other humans.

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How Many Dogs Are Too Many?

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Dog Names Starting With Y

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Can Dogs Be Blood Donors?

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