Categories for Dog Health

Is Your Dog Itching? It Might Not Be Because They’re Dirty, It May Be a Chicken Allergy!

May 5, 2022 4:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Did you know that the most common allergy for pets is chicken allergies? Chicken allergy in dogs is more common than you think. You may know someone who has a dog that will not eat chicken. The question is, how do you know if chicken is right for your dog?Some dogs can have very small amounts of chicken, but it shouldn’t be included as a part of their main diet. Other dogs may have to avoid chicken altogether. Symptoms of Chicken Allergies in Dogs Allergies to food normally don’t occur in dogs until the age of three. However, there are some... View Article

How to Brush Your Dog’s Teeth

February 21, 2022 7:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Introducing dental cleaning to dogs isn’t always the easiest feat. Many dogs are resistant at first; however, proper dental cleaning will help prevent a number of possible health problems, including periodontal disease. Good oral hygiene will also help get rid of that nasty dog breath. Read on if you’re interested in learning how to brush your dog’s teeth. Get the right toothbrush and toothpaste Don’t just go with the first toothbrush you see. Do some research on which toothbrush would work best for your dog specifically. You may even want to ask your dog’s veterinarian for a recommendation. Never use... View Article

Daily Health Supplements for Your Dog

October 21, 2021 7:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Millions of people across the country take supplements for their health, but many pet owners don’t realize that supplements can also be beneficial for the health of their dogs. There are lots of vitamins and minerals that dogs don’t get from their diets. In addition, there are some vitamins that dogs need as they get older to promote health. With that in mind, it’s a good idea to learn more about health supplements for your dog. Most important vitamins and minerals for your dog If you’ve never given your dog supplements before, you might not know where to start when... View Article

Can Dogs Contract COVID-19?

May 5, 2020 10:51 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) made the declaration that the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, is a global pandemic. Response to this news has been historic. The world has been in lockdown for weeks (or months, in some places) in the battle to end the spread of COVID-19. Businesses, schools and offices remain shut down, as people are worried about their health, their family’s health and, in some households, their pets’ health. Pet owners in Henderson, NV and nationwide want to know if there’s a connection between dogs and COVID-19. At this time, there is no evidence that pets... View Article

Houseplants That Are Poisonous to Dogs

April 12, 2018 4:56 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Houseplants bring pops of color into the home, and tie décor together. While there are a number of houseplants that are perfectly safe for both you and your furry friends, a number of the most common houseplants are actually poisonous and very dangerous to dogs. Before you bring a new houseplant into your abode, you should ensure that it won’t cause any harm to your precious pup. You may want to consult with experts in dog health in Henderson, NV to learn more about which types of houseplants are safe for dog-friendly households. Dogs, particularly younger puppies, love to chew... View Article