Most cases of dog gagging are caused by foreign objects in the mouth, throat, or esophagus. But it can also be caused by some health problems such as kennel cough. This page looks at the possible causes of gagging in dogs. All dogs gag occasionally. If the gagging stops rather … [Read more...] about Dog Gagging
It’s Friday night, the doorbell rings, and it’s the best delivery of the week: pizza! Those gooey slices loaded with your favorite toppings are enough to make even the worst week just melt away. From the flavorful tomato sauce to the perfectly crisp crust, it’s all of the … [Read more...] about Can Your Dog Have Pizza ?
While the pathetic begging look that goes across the face of a dog wanting chocolate can weaken the most stoic dog owner, stay firm. Do not give in. Ever. Once dogs have tasted chocolate, they want more. And for dogs, that's a bad thing. You might disagree, thinking back … [Read more...] about Why Chocolate Poisons Dogs and How to Treat Chocolate Dog Poisoning ?
Very few dogs turn up their noses at an offering of cheese, but should we indulge their taste for dairy? Cheese contains protein, calcium, vitamin A, essential fatty acids, and B-complex vitamins, all of which play an important role in canine nutrition, but too much cheese can … [Read more...] about Can Dogs Eat Cheese ?
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