When your dog itches, you know it. That relentless licking, scratching, chewing anything he can do to relieve the itch. He seems obsessed, and he probably is. Whatever you do, dont ignore this problem (as if you could!). Incessant scratching and chewing may indicate food allergy. Hell constantly tear into any place on his body that he can reach with his teeth or claws. You may see ugly hair loss. Until you find the cause, this problem will go from bad to worse.
Dog Health & Care
All veterinarians agree bloodwork is important, though opinions differ on when your dog would most benefit from these tests.
When it comes to that most primitive part of us, theres nothing as basic as blood. In virtually every culture across the planet, blood represents the stream of life itself. Because its looping path always leads it back to the heart that great repository of emotion...
Dog Training & Behavior
A recent conference unites professional trainers, scientists, inventors, and dog owners and sparks further K9 technology investigation.
My Border Collie Duncan solves all 10 of his interactive puzzles within five minutes; it takes me longer than that to fill them with treats! So when CleverPet announced its Kickstarter campaign for the development of a next-generation pet-learning console, I signed right up....
Dog Health & Care
Knowing the answer can save you a lot of time, money, and heartache.
If you live with and love dogs, chances are at some point youve found yourself at a familiar and often excruciating tipping point. I just noticed (fill-in-the-blank), you say to yourself. Should I panic? The standard response that...
One of my friends has a dog, Lena, who recently tore her ACL. Shes on as much crate rest as my friend can manage. Ordinarily, Lena is a highly active...
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