Category: Dog Health

Cataracts in Older Dogs (Canine cataracts)

Cataracts in Older Dogs (Canine cataracts) Cataracts are a common occurrence in older dogs. However, they are also common if the dog is diabetic or has sustained an eye injury. Have you noticed a milkiness or cloudiness in your older dogs eyes? Does the dog bump into things and have trouble seeing in dim light? This…

Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer

How To Keep Your Dog Cool This Summer, (Dog Sunburn, and Dehydration) It’s really important to keep a close eye on your dog during the hot Summer months. If we feel hot and bothered you can only imagine how the heat is affecting our dogs with thick furry coats. There are some innovative products that…

Dog Dehydration Symptoms

Dog Dehydration

Dog Dehydration Symptoms What is dog dehydration? Dehydration occurs in a dogs body when it loses too much fluid.. It can be because the dog feels ill and doesn’t want to eat or drink,  if the dog has been vomiting or has diarrhea or if there is an underlying medical condition. 6  Dog Dehydration Symptoms…

Winter Paw Care For Dogs

Winter Paw Care For Dogs Today I want to talk about the dangers that winter weather can cause to a dog’s paws. We know that dogs paws can get infected, inflamed, dry and flaky when the weather is cold, wet and icy. However, another danger is present that is not so widely known about. It…

Christmas Food Warnings For Dogs

Christmas Food Warnings For Dogs

Christmas Food Warnings For Dogs It’s freezing here and Christmas is just around the corner, so just a quiet reminder of how to keep your dogs healthy during the festive season. Here’s a quick list of Christmas food warnings. The following food items are toxic to dogs: Chocolate Raisins Grapes Sultanas Onions Garlic Beetroot Avocado…