Health

The domestic dog's health is possibly one of the best-studied areas in veterinary medicine, since the dog has had such a long and close relationship with humans. Infectious diseases are prevalent in dogs and are important not just from a veterinary standpoint but also because of the risk to public health. The most wellknown example of this is rabies. Genetic diseases are common in dogs due to the selective breeding necessary to produce individual dog breeds. Due to the popularity of both commercial and homemade dog foods, nutrition is also a heavily studied subject.

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All You Need to Know about Exercising Your Dog
Millie RainerMillie Rainer   1549   0   1   0   0   0
Dogs make the best pets! They are adorable, fun, loving, and above all, reciprocate our feelings like no other animal. They keep you company day and night, miss you while you’re away and welcome you with so much love when you are back. Who wouldn’t want...
Dog tail positions and what they mean
Nola Erus Nola Erus    39277   0   0   0   0   0
Like many pet owners and lovers, I grew up misunderstanding dog tail positions and what they mean.  As a child, I presumed a dog’s wagging tail indicated a friendly, playful, and engaged animal.  As soon as any dog in the neighborhood came up to me with a sweet, ol’...
Cure Itchy Skin in Dogs Naturally
Nola ErusNola Erus   1371   0   0   0   0   0
There are two main causes for persistently itchy skin in dogs: allergies or improper skin/ fur care.  Observation is the first step to cure itchy skin in dogs. Before you begin a regimen for addressing itchy skin in your pet, watch and consider carefully to determine if environmental issues...
Three Easy Steps to Housebreaking Your Dog
Kimberly LeMasterKimberly LeMaster   1575   0   0   0   0   0
Your new puppy or adopted dog will arrive home with little to no idea what is expected of him. You will have great expectations out of your new furry family member, but since he is a dog he cannot understand your language! The following tips will help you get started...
New Puppy? You Should Know This!
Kimberly LeMasterKimberly LeMaster   1004   0   0   0   0   0
Adding a puppy to your life can be the most rewarding thing you do. It can also be the most frustrating thing if you are not prepared! Everything from potty accidents to typically puppy nipping can become major problems in your life if you do not rectify them now, the...
Prepare Yourself For Taking Care Of A Dog
David BlockDavid Block   1303   0   0   0   0   0
No two dogs are alike, not only in looks, but in personality. While my dog may be lazy and loving, your dog may be excitable and temperamental. Regardless, there are a few basic tenets of ownership you absolutely need to know. The following article provides a great deal of...
Discover excellent dog pain relief tips
Geraldine DimarcoGeraldine Dimarco   2328   0   0   0   0   0
How many of you have dogs in a middle of some canine crisis? Your beloved pet listless and whining cannot be an easy thing to witness I'm sure. Perhaps you've asked many of your experienced dog owner friends-what can I give my dog for pain? There must be something...
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