Raw food for dogs and cats is becoming a more popular choice among pet parents. Many find that raw meat-based diets benefit their pet’s health, although there are various risks involved with this diet. Veterinarians recommend certain precautions to make sure a raw diet for your pet is a healthy one, but how can we be sure that we are
Heartworm disease can affect any dog, regardless of age, sex, or environment. Even though the disease is very preventable, thousands of our dogs needlessly die as result of heartworm every, owing to the health complications from the condition. But what is heart worm disease, how can the condition be detected and perhaps more importantly, how can it be treated?
A Canadian man ran a-fowl of police this week after spending a night at home with his pet parrot. Yes, a Canadian man ran afoul of police this week after spending a night at home with his pet parrot. But how did such an extraordinary series of events unfold?
As humans concerned with our health, we know that there is a connection between the food we eat and how we feel. We even know that too much poor food can create disease and illness in our bodies. But when it comes to our dogs, we tend to forget that food works the same way. Sadly, there is quite a
Just like humans, pets can have allergies, and they can develop at any age. The most common allergies veterinarians see are atopy (which is often seasonal and caused by something in a pet’s environment), food allergies, and contact dermatitis. But how can you spot if your beloved pet is in fact suffering from an allergy, and what exactly can be done
NESTLÉ® PURINA® has launched its first natural dog food range. BEYOND® is dry dog food brand designed to meet growing demand for premium products…
If, like me, you are sick to death of your dog’s awful breath, then a brand new product from a UK based company could have your answer. But is a toothpaste for pets really something that we as pet parents are really crying out for? Have awe learned to accept bad breath as just being part and parcel of dog
Responding to changing consumer shopping habits, Eukanuba is introducing a new 12kg format in its dry dog food. But will you be taking advantage of the new levels of convenience offered by the availability of the new bag size?
The Honest Kitchen, maker of all-natural dehydrated pet foods, supplements and treats, announces the launch of Proper Toppers, a revolutionary meal topper, treat or replacement for dogs. Two Proper Topper superfood recipes, chicken and turkey, will be available nationally beginning in April 2016…
A group of Australian scientists have found that dogs with shorter, wider heads are now more in demand than ever. However, could this new trend for ‘puglier’ dogs be at the detriment of the overall health of our pets, could breeders be creating a potential doggy healthcare timebomb?