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excessive thirst in dogs

What Causes Excessive Thirst and Urination in Dogs?

Excessive thirst and urination (polyuria/polydipsia or PU/PD in veterinary terms) is a common complaint in dogs. Sometimes the owner doesn’t perceive it as a...
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How to Choose CBD For Dogs

Supplements for pets that contain cannabidiol (CBD) – a derivative of the Cannabis plant that contains no psychoactive compounds – have exploded in popularity.  According...
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What is the Best Flea and Tick Prevention for Dogs?

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Learn How to Tell Where Your Dog Hurts

If you’re reading this, I wish I were a dog at your house. The best owners want to find out what is wrong with...
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Anxiety Medication for Dogs

Anxiety in dogs has become an increasing concern over the past several years, with more and more dog owners looking to veterinary professionals for...
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How to Wash Dog Toys and Pet Products

Does your dog have a favorite toy? He plays with it daily, sleeps with it nightly, and when guests come over, he excitedly parades...
Hind-Leg Weakness in Dogs

What Causes Sudden Hind-Leg Weakness in Dogs?

When a dog suffers from weakness, regardless of cause, it’s usually most noticeable in the hind limbs first. This makes sense, as the dog’s...
why is my dog's nose dry

Why is My Dog’s Nose Dry?

Most of the time, if your dog’s nose seems a bit dry, it’s not a big deal. The wetness of a canine nose is...
tick-borne diseases in dogs

Tick-Borne Diseases in Dogs

When we think of tick-borne diseases in dogs, Lyme disease is typically the first thing that pops into our heads. But there are a...
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10 Ways to Improve Your Dog’s Lymph Circulation

Most of us appreciate the circulatory system and understand how the heart pumps blood through arteries, veins, and capillaries, but few of us know...
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Using Kinesiology Tape On Your Dog

If you pay attention to sports, you know that athletes around the world are wearing colorful tape on their arms, legs, shoulders, and torsos...
dog seizures

Dog Seizures: Signs, Causes, and What To Do When Your Dog Has a Seizure

If you’ve never seen a dog having a full-blown convulsive seizure, consider yourself lucky – and hope you never do. It’s awful to watch...

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Canine Adolescence: The Great “Unconsidered” Life Stage

The other day the New York Times published an excerpt from canine behavioral researcher and author Alexandra Horowitz’s newest and most excellent book, The...