Are you taking your dog on a road trip or driving down with it to the local grocery shop? It’s important to make sure that your canine buddy is securely fastened in its seat before you pull out of the driveway. Unfortunately, most dog owners don’t take such safety measures because they think dogs can take care of themselves.
Similar to humans, dogs experience car sickness sometimes, and it can happen in the most inconvenient times. Dogs don’t typically show any prior symptoms before experiencing car sickness so it can come as a surprise.
If you have been a pet parent for a while, you will be aware of the shedding of hair that happens almost everywhere.
If you have got used to it by now, then that is a different ball game altogether. However, if you haven’t got a hold of it yet and are looking for measures that might buy you some time to spend elsewhere, then you have landed on the right page.
Your dog has just walked into the room and has probably left behind a trail of muddy paw prints. To add to that its pristine white fur coat is now a dirty grey and you are losing your mind already.
You had given him a bath a couple of days back and you might be wondering if it would be a good idea to bathe him again.
Just when you thought you could unwind on the couch, your dog makes a run for the yard and in half an hour, all your plans of relaxing go for a toss.
He is back with dried mud on his coat and your adorable pet is looking like a stray that has not had a bath in years. The only thing that you are probably looking forward to at the moment is a bottle of dog shampoo you have recently purchased (we review a few organic options in our buyer’s guide).
It’s safe for dogs to eat yogurt. As a matter of fact, yogurt is good for the overall health of your pooch. For as long as your pet is not lactose intolerant, you can add yogurt to its diet. Also, for dogs that are allergic to meat, the yogurt can make for a great alternative.
It can provide your dog with the protein that it can’t get from meat. Above all, yogurt is high in calcium and helps to boost your pet’s immunity.
Watching a dog biting itself and spinning erratically is one of those moments when you wonder what’s wrong with it. Once you realize that is because Fido has fleas, usually a more concerning question pop-ups in most people’s heads – can I get dog fleas?
What follows is an explanation and a definitive answer to the question whether it is possible for dog fleas to live on humans.
Exercising is important for both humans and dogs. As a pet owner, it’s essential that you take your dog out for a walk from time to time. Experts recommend taking your dog out for a walk at least once a day. Unfortunately, studies show that about 20% of dog owners don’t get to take their pets out for a walk.
It’s quite common for dogs to suffer from different ear problems, most especially dog breeds that have droopy and long ears. Although a small amount of discharge and earwax is normal, if it comes in a large amount, then it can be a problem. Also, some dogs might end up having black wax in their ears, which can be alarming to pet parents.