8 Hurricane Safety Tips For Dog Parents - Proud Dog Mom
Hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, wildfires — devastation comes in many forms. Here are tips to help you and your pet stay safe during a hurricane.
Home Treatment for a Dog Abscess — If It's a Visible Skin Abscess
If you have to treat a dog abscess at home, work hand-in-hand with your veterinarian, don't do it alone. And be sure it’s a visible skin abscess.
Deciphering Elevated Liver Enzymes in Dogs – Dogster
What do elevated liver enzymes in dogs indicate? And why are elevated liver enzymes in dogs sometimes baffling — even for your vet?
6 Fruits & Veggies That Are Harmful To Dogs
Fresh produce is usually considered to be a healthy part of the diet, and the same can be true for our four-legged friends. We love sharing snacks with them, especially if we know that they’re wholesome, but it’s first important to know which foods to avoid giving to our pets. Aside from willingly treating our dogs to a “human food” snack, sometimes our pups help themselves to the trash or counter, and that’s when we start to worry: What did they ... Read more
Senior Dogs: Giving Easy Under the Skin (SQ) Injections
Every dog owner will get to the point where an injection is needed for a variety of reasons. My dog Bruiser is being given Vitamin B12 injections every other week to help boost his immune system and it's generally just a great way to increase his appetite which isn't great now that he's on heart medications.
The Heimlich Can Save your Pet’s Life
April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month — a month dedicated to raising awareness about keeping our fur kids safe. (Downloadable my FREE Poster Set, “How to Save a Choking Pet” here: Free…
What to Know About Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Dogs
Are your dog’s tummy troubles temporary or chronic? Could inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) be at play? Let’s look at the symptoms, causes, treatments and diagnosis for inflammatory bowel disease in dogs.
Dog Tooth Infection Signs and Treatments
What are the symptoms of a dog tooth infection and are there any home remedies you can use to treat dog tooth infections or should you see the vet?
The Good Death | Dr. Mel Newton
A good death. That is our responsibility to the animals under our care, if we can possibly give them one. It isn't always possible - they get lost, hit by a car, burned by a fire, swept away in a