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Pets & Animals
by Tony Booth
9 months ago
When A Dog With Kidney Disease Won't Eat

Canine kidney disease causes many associated issues for dogs, but few are more worrying or frustrating for their owners than the refusal to eat. This article looks at why dogs with the disease stop eating and offers suggestions to help rectify the problem.

Pets & Animals
by Tony Booth
11 months ago
Anemia in Dogs with Chronic Kidney Disease

Dogs suffering from Chronic Kidney Disease often develop a multitude of secondary conditions that both owners and vets have to deal with. Anemia is among the most challenging, in part because there are so many different types, each requiring different treatments - and because some symptoms are identical to the primary kidney disease. This article looks into the challenges and suggests the best way forward for dog owners and their best friends.

Pets & Animals
by Tony Booth
1 year ago
The Protein Predicament of Dogs with CKD

The amount of protein advised for dogs with kidney disease continues to be debated by veterinarians and canine nutritionists, but recently there have been studies that swing away from recommending restriction in all cases.

Pets & Animals
by Tony Booth
1 year ago
Urinary Tract Infections in Dogs with Kidney Disease

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) is very common in dogs suffering from chronic kidney disease, but the shortcut method of diagnosing and treating it is often undertaken using a broad spectrum antibiotic. This can cause the infection to go completely untreated - and the delay in identifying the right antibiotic means the infection runs rampant, causing a further deterioration in the kidney disease itself. This article explores the cause of UTIs, and outlines the best method of diagnosing and treating them.

Pets & Animals
by Sookie
2 years ago
Doggy Play Pen - Keep Your Puppy Safe - Give Yourself a Break!

When my family took on two sibling puppies at the same time, they ruled the house.  No matter how organized I tried to be, their puppy antics, although funny and cute did grow tiresome!  

Pets & Animals
by maria52gr
2 years ago
10 Amazingly Fun Games to Play with Your Dog

Every dog and puppy knows that daily exercise and mental stimulation are the key to a happy canine existence. Regular play is essential for your dog's physical and mental development and health. It is also a great way to channel his energy into something constructive and prevent destructive behaviour. Here are some ideas for outdoor and indoor fun you can try with your best friend. 

Pets & Animals
by Amerowolf
2 years ago
6 Huge Lies About Dogs That We All Still Believe

So what do we think we know about dogs that is completely, utterly not true?

Pets & Animals
by Tony Booth
2 years ago
Phosphate Binders And Canine Kidney Disease

A dog's health and quality of life are severely undermined by the build-up of toxic blood phosphorus during canine kidney disease. Controlling how much phosphorus dogs eat becomes a priority in later stages of the condition and phosphate binders become an increasingly essential component in battling the disease.

Pets & Animals
by SamanthaDS
2 years ago
The Pomeranian

Descended from larger working dogs, Pomeranians have become one of the most popular companion dogs in the United States.

Pets & Animals
by Rainy Kua
2 years ago
What We Can Learn from Kabang the Hero Dog

Kabang, a dog from Zamboanga, saved her human from a motorcycle accident. She received serious injuries but is saved by people from around the world.

Pets & Animals
by SamanthaDS
2 years ago
The 'Monkey Terrier'

Originating from the German region, the Affenpinscher has become a recognizable companion dog.

Pets & Animals
by Shar On
2 years ago
Protection and Care for Your Cat or Dogs Teeth

Like humans dogs need good healthy teeth. Most dogs will put up with a lot of pain and they can not talk to tell you so you have to watch for signs of discomfort. Not eating as normal or blood on toys could be signs of a tooth problem

Pets & Animals
by Brenda Anne
2 years ago
3 Realities of Puppyhood that Aren't So Great

There are many things that you know about puppies before you adopt one, but there are also harsh realities that not many people talk about that you should be prepared for when bringing a new puppy into your life.

Pets & Animals
by Sookie
2 years ago
Saying Goodbye to a Pet - My Journey

On March 4th, 2016, we had to say goodbye to our best friend and family member, Sasha.  She was a cross breed of Perinese/husky, which made her a winter lover, and for Ontario, Canada, is a good thing. As with all pets, we get used to them in...

Pets & Animals
by Tony Booth
2 years ago
Whats The Beef About Raw Diets for Dogs

Raw dog food is a major topic of debate among pet owners, veterinarians and canine nutritionists all seeking to find the best food for our pets. But the information available is often conflicting and confusing. I set out in this article to bring you the facts about raw diets for dogs and draw some conclusions about whether it really is better than tins, kibble and other forms of mass-produced manufactured dog food products.

Pets & Animals
by Sookie
2 years ago
Stinky Dog Ears - How To Clean Smelly Dog Ears Fast and at Home

You may describe it as something else, some dogs ears will smell sour or you will see them itching.

Pets & Animals
by Tony Booth
2 years ago
5 of The Best Things You Can Do for Your Dog

These are the crucial first five things all new dog owners should think about whether they have got a puppy or a rescue dog.

Pets & Animals
by Katanagari
2 years ago
Tips for Choosing a Boarding Kennel

Helpful tips for choosing a boarding kennel to keep your pet safe and happy while you're away!

Pets & Animals
by egdcltd
2 years ago
Dandie Dinmont, a Once Popular Dog Breed on Extinction's Edge

The Dandie Dinmont, a terrier breed that is an ancestor of many of today's favorite dogs, is now on the verge of extinction due to falling popularity. 

Pets & Animals
by Sookie
2 years ago
How to Get Rid of Dog Smell in Your Home - Stinky Dog Syndrome

As a pet lover, I have a dog and a cat, and both have their very own unique issues to deal with. Since my dog is quite large, that is the first smell I notice when I enter the home, especially in the colder months when the windows are...

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