Category: Dog Health Care

Dog Sleeping Patterns and how to optimise them

Dog Sleeping Patterns and how to optimise them

Sputter, growl, snore, lick, kick, shake, jerk, snooze – oh, the joys of watching your pooch nap!Many pet parents have contemplated the eternal question, Can my dog dream? They’ve wondered if their Pug will snore, and have thought twice about whether they’re willing to promote their pooch to the “people bed.” ...

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All you need to know about dog allergies

All you need to know about dog allergies

Skin allergies (also called allergic dermatitis) are a very common problem in dogs. Allergies are an overreaction of the immune system to normal or common substances. These substances are called “allergens,” and reactions occur after your dog is initially exposed to them.When your dog comes in contact with the ...

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5 Ways Your Dog Will Help You Through a Break-Up

5 Ways Your Dog Will Help You Through a Break-Up

There’s no way around it — break-ups suck.Sure, realistically we know that they aren’t the end of the world. But how do we bounce back, when it’s so tempting to fall immediately into the usual break-up go-tos — eating, starving, isolating, listening to those same depressing songs over and over again?Some ...

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How To Treat Ear Infections in Dogs

How To Treat Ear Infections in Dogs

Fido’s been shaking his head a lot lately. It could be he’s rocking out to doggie tunes, but more likely he’s suffering from an ear infection. Fido’s certainly not alone – ear infections for dogs were the No. 1 medical condition last year.According to ilovedogfriendly.com, a dog’s ear canals have three sections: ...

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How to manage dog allergies

How to manage dog allergies

When your pooch paws, chews, licks and scratches like a mad dog, it doesn’t always mean he’s suffering from a swift attack from menacing invisible pixies, and by pixies we don’t mean fleas.Though a number of things can cause a dog to scratch, more often than not, consistent bouts of the “scratchies” are the direct ...

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