Category: Dog Health

Dog Mental Stimulation Toys, Tips and Tricks

Dog Mental Stimulation Toys  Is your dog mentally stimulated? Like humans, dogs get bored and when that happens all sorts of problems arise. Have you noticed your dog barking, digging, whining or chewing lately? This may be because he/she needs more mental stimulation. Here are lots of tips and tricks to keep your dogs brain…

What To Say When A Family Dog Has Died

Dog Has Died

What To Say When A Family Dog Has Died When a family dog has died it can be the most heartbreaking time for someone, both mentally and physically. It’s very similar grief to how you feel if you lose a family member or close friend. However, you have to carry on regardless, despite the pain.…

12 Best Superfoods for Dogs

Superfoods for Dogs We hear a lot about superfoods for humans but there are also superfoods for dogs. These can either be added to the dog’s normal food or given as the occasional treat. Take care to add different food gradually to avoid tummy upsets starting with really small amounts. I posted recently about the…

Dangers of Conkers to Your Dog

Dangers of Conkers to Your Dog This is a quick post to point out the danger of conkers to your dog. These are the fruit of the horse chestnut tree and are often confused with chestnuts which are similar, but completely edible.   What are Conkers? Conkers are the fruit of the horse chestnut tree.…

Ear Infections In Dogs

Ear Infections In Dogs Does your dog shake his head from side to side? He may have an ear infection. Other symptoms can include A nasty odour from the ear Pawing and scratching at the ears. A discharge or the ear can look crusty or dirty. The dog may experience hearing loss. The ear may…