anxiety

Dog Mom: Can You Love Your Dog Too Much?

My name is Leslie Smith, and I think I might be addicted to my dog. It’s not a feeling I understand, honestly, and its raw power can be unsettling. After all, this special someone in my life is mesmerized by houseflies and loves rolling in bird poop. I try to keep this mind–most of the time.

by Leslie Smith
April 29th

Why Does My Dog Eat Poop?

Eating poop is actually not all that uncommon among dogs. It’s called coprophagia, and it’s generally a natural behavior with a few different causes. So why is your dog eating poop? Here are some possible reasons.

by Mike Clark
August 20th

Fluoxetine For Dogs: Uses, Dosage, And Side Effects

Fluoxetine is an antidepressant and anti-anxiety drug for dogs that is often referred to by the brand names Reconcile or Prozac–the human form of the drug. Here is what you should know about the uses, dosage, and side effects of fluoxetine in dogs.

by Mike Clark
June 18th

Do Dogs Scratch The Ground To Communicate?

Dog paws have scent glands, which can enhance the olfactory message that they create and transmit to other dogs. They can use scratching as a way to communicate with another pup via their paws.

by Gel Galang
March 14th, 2019

To Medicate Or Not To Medicate Your Dog

I’m not saying this is the right choice for everyone but it’s the right choice for Betsy and me. I’m curious if anyone else out there has a dog with anxiety problems and if your vet prescribed drugs?

by DogTime
September 17th, 2018
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