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Dog Flu: A complete guide

Dogs are susceptible to flu similar to humans. The seasonal changes are the main reason that triggers different flu-related illness in dogs. It is always ideal to foresee the different types of aspects related to dog flu and prepare ahead. While most of the dog flu cases are not fatal, the advanced stages can make your... Read more »

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Pet insurance: what you need to know

Most of the present day individuals pets to be an integral part of their family. However, owning a pet and looking after it can be expensive. The veterinary expense is the second most expensive factor related to owning a pet. As responsible pet parents, it is imperative that you look into different monetary aspects related... Read more »

What you need to know about dental disease in dogs

What you need to know about dental disease in dogs

Dog dental disease can be one of the major headaches for respective parents. The fact that dental diseases in dogs are highly common is something that adds to the misery.  As a pet parent, you need to be aware that, if not diagnosed and treated at the right time, the condition can even adversely affect... Read more »

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Hot weather risks in short nosed pets

Brachycephalic or short-nosed dogs are born with various health concerns. If you own a brachycephalic dog, it is important for you to understand that they require special care, especially during summer. There are different factors to consider preparing your short-nosed for the summer or an unusually hot day. The root cause of the concern Unlike... Read more »

Tips to identifying & eliminating cat fleas

Tips to identifying & eliminating cat fleas

Cat flea infestation is a common concern for feline owners. Fleas are hard to detect, especially if you are someone who is unable to spend considerable amount of time with your cat. Before you plan a flea treatment, it is important to confirm that your cat is infected with flea and is not scratching because... Read more »

Secrets to raising healthy kittens

Secrets to raising healthy kittens

Raising kittens is never an easy task, especially when it is your first time. It is important to note that the manner in which you raise a kitten or any pet can greatly influence their health statistics in the future.  As a pet parent, there are several tips that you need to consider when it... Read more »

A dog looking tired possibly due to diabetics

How to tell if your pet has diabetics

Diabetics is one of the common health issues concerning almost all the pets ranging from cats to horses. Diabetics in pets can be hard to diagnose and mostly go unnoticed. As a pet parent, it is essential for you to be aware of the symptoms of diabetics. Read on to learn more about diagnosing diabetics... Read more »

Brachycephalic dog & air travel FAQ part 2

Brachycephalic dog & air travel FAQ part 2

In 2010, the US Department of transportation, after some detailed research released a statistics that pointed that brachycephalic or short-nosed dogs; bulldogs, pugs, boxers and Boston Terriers are more vulnerable to respiratory issues and even death during flights when compared to their counterparts. The statistics lead to different airlines banning or refusing to fly short-nosed... Read more »

Dog Stomach Gurgling: Reasons and Precautions

Dog stomach gurgle is a common issue. A simple stomach upset can trigger stomach gurgling in dogs. However, on some occasions these rumblings can indicate other underlying serious health issues. As a dog parent, it is imperative for you to be knowledgeable about the potential health-related concerns that could trigger stomach gurgling or rumbling in... Read more »

Girl on a work trip with dog

Things to Consider While You Work Full Time & Need to Take Care Of Your Dog

Is it fair to have a dog if you work full time? A question popular among dog owners and one with mixed opinions. Leaving your pooch alone at home for hours is a cruelty for sure. So if you are planning to adopt a dog and if you are an individual who might have to... Read more »