If your dog is not bothered by his tear stains, why should you be? According to veterinarian Dr. Patty Khuly, tear stains are just "a pesky cosmetic problem and usually not a significant health care issue". Let's look at how tear stains are formed. When the body breaks down red blood cells, dye-containing molecules are produced… Continue reading Tear stains go away, come again another day?
Have you ever woke up in the middle of the night by some gnawing noises? Your dog must be chewing on something really tough and nice: His nails. He is probably chewing due to: 1. Skin allergy or infection Fido might be having a skin allergy that is causing irritation at his paws and causing… Continue reading Why is my dog chewing on his nails?
Happy World Animal Day! This special day was established in Florence, Italy in 1931 at a convention of ecologist and has now spread around the world. Here are 8 things you can do on World Animal Day and beyond to celebrate compassion and kindness to our animal friends:1) Adopt a shelter animalPet-overpopulation is a serious… Continue reading 8 Things to do on World Animal Day (and beyond)