Being the largest city in Oregon, Portland welds a population of over 650,000, with a significant percentage of this population being pet parents. So, there is a high demand for medical attention, which is essential to maintaining the lives of these pets. From regular, specialized, and emergency care, there is a need for it all.
A woman from Sedro-Woolley, Washington was arrested on July 26, 2022, for leaving her dog outside on the balcony without any shade during a dangerous heat wave. Concerned neighbors who heard the dog in distress trying to claw on the sliding door reported the incident to the Sedro-Woolley Police Department (SWPD).
Yes, dogs can have dates and often find them delicious, too. Beyond their sweet taste, dates have tremendous benefits for your canine friend. This nutrient-rich fruit can help boost your dog’s digestive system, especially when consumed in moderation.
Dogs can have tofu because it is an excellent source of protein and essential amino acids your pup needs. Tofu is also low in fat and calories, making it a healthy option for dogs on a diet. However, as with any new food, it’s vital to introduce tofu gradually to dogs and ensure they can tolerate it well.
Yes, dogs can have quinoa, especially if well-cooked, in moderation, and as part of a regular balanced diet. Raw quinoa can lead to diarrhea, and if your dog has a history of grain allergies, talk to your veterinarian before giving your furry friend quinoa. Still, a quinoa allergy doesn’t normally occur in dogs. But some dogs may get diarrhea when they overeat quinoa.
Actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who voiced the character of Krypto the Super-Dog in the movie, posted on his social media accounts on July 26 the delightful surprise he made on the Hernandez children by introducing a rescue puppy they would be adopting.
Yes, dogs can and should eat guava. Aside from the pleasant taste and succulent pasty texture, guava has many more nutrients than most fruits. For instance, guava contains four times more vitamin C than oranges, serving as a great immune booster in dogs.
Unfortunately, dogs can’t eat salt and vinegar chips, even though such chips are a hot favorite among humans. High levels of vinegar and salt can cause gastrointestinal upsets due to vinegar’s low pH level and extreme thirst in dogs. So, it’s best to avoid giving salt and vinegar chips to your pup.
Yes, honeydew melon is indeed safe for dogs to eat. It is known to be an excellent source of vitamin C and other vitamins that boosts immune health and improves the digestive health of canines. In addition, honeydew melon helps dogs stay hydrated. Always ensure you feed it to your dog in moderation.
A Good Samaritan and New York City firefighters saved a two-year-old Pitbull from drowning when it was thrown off a bridge by an unidentified person into the Harlem River on July 19, 2022, at around noon.