Most people are quite fond of their dog and enjoy receiving their expressions of affection. These often take the form of enthusiastic tail wagging and wet licks to the face .What could be more comforting? Although those “kisses” are...
Are you an active person looking for a breed of dog who will be a good running partner? Running with a dog is a great way to stay motivated. On those days when you can barely drag yourself out...
Some studies have shown that eating a diet rich in antioxidants helps to slow down brain aging in humans. Oxidative damage plays an important role in the aging brain and in the development of Alzheimer’s disease. Some studies show...
When your dog starts to age, their health can start to decline. Many age-related symptoms are not noticed until they have progressed quite far. This is because many dog owners watch for the decline in appetite or energy and...
Keeping your dog healthy and happy is the most important part of pet ownership, and this obviously requires plenty of hard work and commitment. All dogs, regardless of their age and size, have a number of daily requirements that...
New dog owners need to be aware of the special nutritional needs of large and giant dog breeds. Dogs that are expected to reach a weight of 50lbs or more will need an adequate, and properly formulated large breed...
Canine Distemper is a highly contagious disease caused by the canine distemper virus (CDV). This serious disease most often affects young, unvaccinated dogs and dogs with compromised immune systems. The disease is fatal in over 50% of cases and...
Some dogs love water but not every dog loves a bath. For some dogs a bath can be a traumatic undertaking which can certainly present some challenges for you if you happen to be the assigned to the task....