Safe Chewing Treats

Thousands of dogs in Canada become sick, have dental issues or die due to unsafe, or contaminated dog chews. All dogs, not just puppies, love to chew.  We don’t want our dogs chewing on our furniture. We always have our … Continue reading

Dogs And Water

How much water does your dog really need? Most dogs don’t drink enough water, just like most people don’t drink enough water in a 24 period of time.  It is one of the major reasons why health problems occur or … Continue reading

Fever in Dogs

A dog’s normal body temperature is between 99.5 F to 102.5 F (37.5 c to 39.2 c).  A fever is the result of the body fighting an infection.  When your dog has a fever that has lasted 4 hours it … Continue reading

Common Diseases & Conditions

*Foreign body ingestion (stomach): caused by dogs chewing off  parts of toys (dog’s and children’s toys) or items made of plastic that they enjoy chewing, cam include clothing and garbage. *Skin Allergies/Dermatitis: resulting from food allergies, insect infestation and environmental … Continue reading

Dogs Eating Grass

Grass Eaters- Good or Bad? All dogs from time to time eat grass. Many people think that dogs eat grass because they either have an illness, they lack nutrients in their food or that they perhaps just like the taste … Continue reading

Kennel Cough – Bordetella Vaccine – To Vaccinate or Not

Kennel Cough – Bordetella Vaccine – To Vaccinate or Not We love our dogs and want what is best for them.  Kennel Cough is on the increase because pet owners have become negligent in immunizing their pets against it.  Their … Continue reading