Client's Questions

Why is my dog chewing on his nails?

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?

Dog Behavior

Embarrassed by your dog’s mounting behavior?

Have you ever been humped by your dear dog? What do you mean by hump? This is when your dog uses its front 2 legs to wrap around something (e.g. your hand, leg, soft toy, pillow) and a thrusting action at its hips follows. Its typically fun for some people and embarrassing, when others (relatives,… Continue reading Embarrassed by your dog’s mounting behavior?

Pet Grooming 101

I heard of anal glands, can you tell me more?

Have you ever expressed your dog's anal glands? Anal glands are the one in charge of the secretion of the "lubricant" for your doggies poo to be able to glide out with less effort. It is also¬†thought by many to be a means of territorial marking or communication between dogs and cats. Skunks also have… Continue reading I heard of anal glands, can you tell me more?