Dog Health

Search our library of dog health information that covers everything kennel cough and hip dysplasia to dog diarrhea.

Coprophagia – Does Your Dogs Eat Poop

Staff
Coprophagia comes from the Greek words Corpos and phagein and means ‘to eat feces’. Almost all dogs partake in this nasty behavior at least once in their lives while others...

Choosing a Veterinarian

Staff
Just like choosing a physician for your child, choosing a veterinarian requires a bit of sniffing around. Different vets have different policies, various theories and approaches, and different styles of...

Euthanasia – Putting your Dog to Sleep

Staff
Euthanasia is by far the most difficult decision that any pet’s human faces. When you love your furry companion, there really isn’t anything that anyone can say that makes the...

Treating Diabetes in Dogs

Staff
Diabetes in dogs is usually a multifactor medical condition, characterized by high blood sugar levels (hyperglycemia) resulting from inadequate or totally absent secretion of insulin, the hormone produced and secreted...

Cataracts in Dogs

Staff
Is Fluffy bumping into things? Tripping over curbs or missing stairs? Is she not recognizing familiar people or objects? Does it feel like she needs reading glasses? If so, it...

Chronic Diarrhea in Dogs

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Diagnosing and treating chronic diarrhea in dogs can be a difficult and arduous task. There are many potential causes and isolating that problem can take time and effort, however it...

Euthanizing a Dog

Stef Daniel
You pick up that new puppy for the very first time. Unwillingly and with no effort, the bond takes root. We always fear losing these pets that mean so much...