Hot spots are localized bacterial infections of the skin that cause tremendous irritation, excessive itching and chewing of the localized area. They can be extremely painful.
Dogs certainly do have plenty of personality and, like humans, they experience a great deal of emotions like love, grief, fear, sadness, loneliness, pain, excitement, and joy.
A crate can be a safe, comfortable place for your dog to retreat but it should never be used as a punishment.
By Nan Talleno PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you live with a small dog, you’ve probably witnessed an episode or two of a respiratory event known as reverse sneezing. It happens primarily in small dogs due […]
Whether pit bull, Akita, poodle or Yorkie, it turns out breed is not a good predictor of aggression in dogs.
Massage therapy is not just for people. It’s a great way to keep your companion animals healthy and well-balanced as well.
Researchers continue to give humans more insight into the inner-workings of man’s best friend.
Dogs and cats have long shared our homes with us, living side by side, despite their ancestral differences.
There is a new non-surgical breakthrough in veterinary medicine that has just recently emerged as an alternative to a surgical procedure when neutering male dogs.
The proper rate of ingestion is so important for your dog’s overall well-being. Eating slower greatly helps to improve digestion and nutrient absorption.
Researchers say the canines studied studied the faces of familiar humans for longer than unfamiliar ones.
Research has determined that a dog’s tail wagging to the left has different meaning than a tail wagging to the right.
A new study confirms what dog owners have always known: Dogs have feelings, too.
Since all canines have a strong heritage of structure and pack order, they naturally possess an ingrained predisposition to “earn” or work.
A study confirmed what dog lovers have known for quite some time now…our best friends are much smarter than we think!