Vitamins for Senior Dogs
The best senior dog vitamins are the ones your dog needs and that have an NASC seal on them.
Dewclaw Disagreement: Should Dewclaws Be Removed?
Some dog experts think dogs should have their dewclaws removed; others say these vestigial “toes” are important for the dog’s stability and soundness. Who’s right?
How Often Should Your Wash Your Dog?
When should you wash your dog? It depends on your dog’s coat, lifestyle, activities, age, and health. Here’s how to reduce allergens, minimize shedding, and keep your dog smelling fresh.
How to Bathe Your Dog
Follow these instructions and suggestions for dog bathing products to make bath time a pleasant and beneficial experience for you and your pup.
Signs of Kidney Failure in Dogs
Symptoms of kidney disease can be subtle, often starting with your dog drinking lots more water.
Senior Dog Is Losing Teeth
Tooth loss is somewhat preventable in senior dogs, as it is in humans, but you need to start dental care sooner rather than later.
Best Age to Neuter a Male Dog
The effects of neutering a dog too early changed the recommendation of when to neuter.
Folliculitis in Dogs
Bacterial folliculitis is an infection of the dog’s hair follicles and superficial skin. It can be precipitated by a number of conditions, so successful treatment depends on finding the cause.
Anti-Anxiety Medications for Dogs
Your veterinarian has a number of medication options available to help your anxious dog feel better and enhance your desensitization and behavior-modification program.
How to Help a Choking Dog
Learn first-aid techniques now – including the Heimlich Maneuver – so you can save a choking dog in an emergency.
How Often Do Dogs Need Rabies Shots
The requirement for a rabies booster depends upon the vaccine used and state laws.
My Dog Ate Chicken Bones
Dogs do eat chicken bones, but it’s far from an ideal choice and can lead to big veterinary bills.