Canine ear infections are most commonly caused by bacteria or yeast. Ear mites, excessive hair, moisture or wax, foreign bodies, allergies, and hypothyroidism can all be contributing factors in the development of an ear infection. Because the ear canal in dogs is mostly vertical … [Read more...] about Ear Infections in Dogs : Symptoms and Treatment
What’s in an egg ? We all know where eggs come from, but what an egg is actually composed of is a bit more complex. Simply put, there’s the hard outer shell, the egg white, and the yolk that is suspended in the egg white. There are various nutrients in each part of an … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Eggs ?
Why is the dog licking ? Right from birth that is how the mother communicates with her new puppies, how she stimulates them to start breathing and how she cleans them when they are born, so it's very important to the survival of puppies. In the wild and in domestic dogs, you'll … [Read more...] about Why Dogs Lick Us ?
Dogs are playful animals and are often found sniffing and exploring unusual places. They tend to sniff under the trash bins, below the ledges and mysterious corners of porches and sheds and love digging up the soil. These places are home to a number of insects which will not … [Read more...] about Insect Bites on Dogs: Signs, Symptoms and TreatmentInsect Bites on Dogs : Signs, Symptoms and Treatment
Thanksgiving, for most families, is all about the bird. Hours go into the roasting and basting, and once the feast is over, there are turkey sandwiches, turkey potpies, and turkey casseroles to make. In the midst of all of that leftover turkey, it is tempting to slip our dogs … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Turkey ?