Just as with people, it is much better to anticipate and prevent health problems in your puppy, rather than trying to address them when they have happened. Depending on the nature of the health issue, it can be emotionally draining to deal with, and as any dog owner knows, visits to the vet don’t come cheap. Continue reading “Common Health Problems In Dogs”
Just so important are veterinary dental treatments. Periodontal diseases in dogs have so many chances to develop, if the dental structures are not carefully looked at. This is why, during the life of your dogs, it is so important you pay close attention to careful veterinary dental treatments. Continue reading “Talking About Veterinary Dental Treatments”
Many dog owners are understandably worried about fleas, and these tiny pests can cause an allergic reaction in your pet, as well as being annoying to dogs and humans. Dogs generally scratch the affected area, which can often lead to infection and make the problem worse.
Because an increasing number of cats and dogs are experiencing dental problems, dental care for pets has become more and more important. If you suspect that your pet has a serious dental problem of the teeth or gums, you should always consult your vet as quickly as possible, although it is also possible to carry out basic dental care at home.
Scooting is an anal sac disease and among it’s causes are parasites. Let’s take a closer look at what scooting is. With the hind limbs in an extended state, it is the dragging of anus. When in the anus regions there are parasites causing irritation, in animals like dogs it leads to such type of actions. Continue reading “Some Talk About Scooting”
Your dog needs expert and comprehensive dental care just as much as you do, and especially because dental problems have been associated with systemic diseases in dogs. Continue reading “Looking After Your Dog’s Teeth”
Heart worm commonly affect dogs but many other animals can suffer from this as well. In fact, a lot of the questions regarding this issue come from people who take care of cats, horse, wolves and foxes. Even sea lions are not immune to it. The good news is that this can be treated.
It is vitally important that by following the appropriate medications, fleas, heart worm and various other parasites be eliminated in dogs. The good news is that in the commercial field, over recent years, a lot of products have become available to help protect dogs from fleas, heart worm and various other parasites such as ticks, lice, round worms, whip worms, hook worms etc. At one time, many of these products were.
In addition to the beef flavored solutions or tablets that may orally be given to dogs as a measure of any heart worm incidence, beef flavored chunks are also available. Also, you should provide the dogs with proper mosquito-proof sheltering facilities, to help avoid any mosquito bites.