Dog Safety

Canine Addison’s disease, or hypoadrenocorticism This happens when a dog’s adrenal glands do not produce enough corticosteroids, the hormones that allow ...

Enormous anxiety The crackling starts slowly, then builds. The fire-driven gusts push through branches as they break and crash to the ground. Sirens. Big ...

With the winter weather watering down both our gardens and our coats, the sniffles and coughs aren’t too far behind. While humans battle those pesky viruses ...

Because it is easily transmitted between infected animals, distemper can be a frightening disease for pet parents who own a puppy, or that are unsure of their ...

Last month, a dog in Rio Rancho, N.M., was diagnosed with bubonic plague. New Mexico health officials are warning pet parents to protect themselves and their ...

Contrary to the name, ringworm is not caused by worms. In actuality, ringworm (dermatophytosis) is a skin condition caused by a fungal infection, not unlike ...

Important tips for traveling with your pooch 1. If you’re flying with your dog, be sure he is securely in his carrier before you enter the terminal. This ...

Pleasant activites when it is hot for you and your dog Is your pup like an otterhound, and has webbed paws ideal for swimming? Personally, my basset hound ...

Managing your dog's diabetes Diabetes is a growing epidemic in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),“As of ...

History Poodles were considered for a long period as having a bad reputation. They are usually described as being the little dogs with weird haircuts that are ...

Choosing the right food for your dog All pet foods are required to have a statement from the American Association of Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) that ...

Training your puppy to do what you ask is easy when you know how to do it, so here are some tips for basic puppy obedience training. Instant feedback works ...