Are Apples Good for Dogs ? Apples are not bad for dogs as long as the core and seeds are removed. Besides being tasty, apples or apple slices are a good low protein, high fiber, antioxidant snacks for our canine friends. “Some senior dogs, or dogs prone to certain … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Apples ?
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The most common eye condition in a dog and cat is a conjunctivitis, or an inflammation of the conjunctiva. The conjunctiva of the eye consists of the mucous membrane on the inside of the eyelids and the outer layer of the eyeball. It connects the eyelids with the … [Read more...] about Conjunctivitis a Painful Eye in Dogs
Just like humans, a dog has a milk teeth, which is replaced after a few months by permanent teeth. A complete milk bite of a pup counts 28 teeth and molars. It consists of 12 cutting teeth, 4 canines and 12 molars. The milk teeth will come through at about 2 weeks of age and will … [Read more...] about How many teeth does an adult dog have ?
What is Addison's disease ? Addison's disease is the common name for hypoadrenocorticism, caused by decreased hormone production from the outer part or cortex of the adrenal gland. What are the adrenal glands and what do they do ? The adrenal glands are small, paired … [Read more...] about Addison’s Disease in Dogs
Earworm is an annoying phenomenon in dogs. The small parasite nestles in the dog's ear and causes irritation and itching. In the long term, inflammation can also occur in the ear, often accompanied by (severe) pain and, in the absence of treatment, permanent damage to the dog's … [Read more...] about 7 best remedies against ear mites in dogs