A spay surgery prevents dogs from getting pregnant by removing both the ovaries and the uterus. It’s not as simple as the neuter surgery the guys get–in fact, it’s major surgery–but your darling girl will only be affected for a few days, maybe a week. Afterward, she’ll enjoy many … [Read more...] about Spaying Your Female Dog
There are many misconceptions about dogs and having a litter. For instance some people believe that female dogs can get pregnant any time they are together with a male dog. (Not true.) Or they think that female dogs come in season three or four times per year. (Not true, unless … [Read more...] about How Many Puppies Will My Dog Have
Neutering sterilizes a male dog so he’s incapable of parenting puppies. Many, many wonderful health and behavioral effects occur because he’s undergone “the big snip.” It’s a simple surgery, far more so than a spay. Under anesthesia, an incision is made in front of the … [Read more...] about Neutering Your Male Dog
Everyone knows that tomato juice is handy for deskunking a dog, but it’s not the only old-time remedy that works to get rid of skunk odor from your dog. Some other ingredients to keep on hand in quantity in case of emergency include vanilla extract, apple cider vinegar, and … [Read more...] about HOW TO GET RID OF SKUNK ODOR
Next time you steam up some shrimp, you might want to consider setting a few aside for your dog. Not only can dogs eat shrimp, but a few shrimp now and then may even offer them some health benefits. Shrimp Contain Beneficial Nutrients for Dogs Shrimp are not only tasty, … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Shrimp ?