What is canine diabetes? Canine diabetes is caused when your dog’s natural production of insulin slows down or stops all together, or their body doesn’t respond effectively to insulin, meaning they can no longer naturally control their blood sugars. Just like humans, healthy dog’s usually produce insulin to absorb glucose (sugars) into the bloodstream from […]
As pet owners, it is normal for us to want the best for our dogs and we often treat them to a bit of our food. However, we have a responsibility to understand which human foods can be harmful or toxic to our furry friends. While some foods can be safe and even beneficial for
Dog dermatitis is a condition that the vast majority of people are unaware of. Contrary to popular belief, this illness is really more prevalent. Because there are so many distinct kinds of canine skin issues that come under this general category, it is not more widely understood. Dermatitis is a condition that causes inflammation of
How To Train Your Puppy To Walk On A Lead A collar or harness – make sure you have a good quality harness or collar that fits your puppy correctly, not too loose or tight – you should check the size by being able to fit two fingers between the collar and the dog’s neck.
Fleas are a year-round nuisance to your puppy, even in the colder winter months, so treating your puppy should be a year-round task if necessary. Flea eggs, larva and pupae can be found in your home at any time of the year and in the pupal stage they can lay dormant for several months. The