Month: April 2015

What Dog Owners Need to Know About Heartworms

owners tend to be very aware of the possible ailments that dogs are predisposed to every day. They also seem to have a good idea on how to handle such problems even before they affect their pets. When… Read More

Watch for hot spots on your dog’s skin

When dogs are exposed to allergic reactions and mite, insect or flea bites, they tend to scratch their skin aggressively, causing a skin condition known as hot spot. Constant chewing and licking makes the condition worse, making the… Read More

The Dangers of Dog Bloat

Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus (GDV), or bloat, as it is commonly known, is a life-threatening emergency that is a particular threat for some dog breeds. Bloat is a stomach distention condition caused by a build-up of gas. Basically,… Read More

The Importance of Routine Dog Vaccinations

Vaccinating your dogs is as significant as vaccinating newborn babies. It protects them from diseases that could harm them in the future. Therefore, to ensure your dogs are in an appropriate health condition, giving them routine vaccinations is… Read More