What a dog eats depends on what its owner provides and what it can scavenge. Dog food is the ideal chow for any canine, but sometimes table food is given to them by their human companions. It’s important to know that there are hidden dangers in some human table food for dogs. Here are some of the common ones:
Your pet dog’s health is just as important as any other family member. It’s easy to get carried away by your dog’s begging look. In case of emergency you may contact the National Animal Poison Control Center (NAPCC) at 1-888-426-4435 or go to the veterinarian.
With rising concerns about the toxicity of conventional flea and tick control, some pet owners are looking for natural alternatives. Fleas and ticks are a nuisance, and they can transmit diseases such as tapeworms, allergic reactions, and heartworm. A large infestation can even cause anemia. There are natural means by which these nasty little critters can […]
Halloween has become such a widely celebrated event that even pets get all glammed up for the occasion. With costume parties here and there, dog owners also look for ways on how they can get their pets to join in on the fun. Dogs dressed as angels, vampires, or even pumpkins may look endearing, but […]
Hormonal changes during pregnancy make a pregnant woman susceptible to illness and infection. Having a regular prenatal check up is not enough to ensure overall health and wellness. Women need to ensure that whatever they consume is safe for them, and their growing baby. Since nutrition is a very important part in the growth and […]
People love their pets and many treat them more like children than animals. If you have a dog, the summer months are the perfect time to take it with you on vacation, to the beach or to the park. Here’s how to protect your dog from summer heat, whether in the backyard or away from […]
With the emphasis on being healthy in recent years, soft drinks are coming under attack. Recent research has indicated the problems of soft drinks; in fact, there are many reasons why they are bad for our health. Here are just a few of the many reasons you may want to avoid drinking soft drinks from […]