Feeding An Overweight Dog
Some solid advice for those of us who have a hard time saying no.
Eukanuba 28 Day Challenge
Eukanuba recently launched their 28-Day Challenge to help dogs and their owners experience the difference that extraordinary nutrition can make.
New study finds pet obesity increasing
In the US, over 44% of dogs and 57% of cats are now estimated to be overweight or obese according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP). The second annual National Pet Obesity Day Study conducted in October, 2008, found that from 2007 to 2008, the number of overweight dogs and cats increased by […]
Frequent dog vomiting?
Question: My dog vomits regularly but seems fine afterward. Should I worry? Answer: First, make sure your dog’s not counter-surfing, raiding the trash, or somehow eating things he shouldn’t be. If not, there are many other possible causes, including a few of the most common: Parasites such as whipworms or roundworms. All dogs should be […]
Dog diet tips
Prevent your fit dog from becoming a fat dog.
Arthritis and the aging dog
The signs of arthritis may be hard to spot. You might notice it takes Fido a little longer to get up in the morning and she seems to have a harder time moving around. Soon you realize that she’s in pain whenever she walks, jumps, or even sits up. It’s difficult enough to accept that […]
Keeping Fido fit
Diet, exercise, and weight management
5 ways to keep your dog healthy this spring
Longer days, warm weather, and weekends spent frolicking with your furry friends all mean one thing--spring is here!
How to ease the aches
Treating internal parasites
Checking your dog regularly for intestinal parasites is one of the less enticing aspects of dog ownership, but a very necessary one to be sure. It’s a dirty job, but it can be an important step in keeping your pet healthy and happy. What to look for There are a number of internal parasites that […]