What Is Heartworm?

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Heartworm illness is a deadly infection that causes severe lung disease, heart failure, organ damage, and death in dogs, cats, and ferrets. Dirofilaria immitis, a parasitic worm, is the cause.  The worms are transmitted via a mosquito bite. The dog is the definitive host, which means the worms grow up, mate, and create offspring while… Continue reading What Is Heartworm?

DIY Dog Plans: Building An Indoor Dog Kennel

People say I’m more than head over heels with Prince; I’m obsessed with him – Prince is my fun and loving golden retriever. I can hardly argue with them. From portable dog carriers to dental chews and peanut butter flavored bubble makers, I’ve bought everything you can think about for my furry friend. Recently, I’ve… Continue reading DIY Dog Plans: Building An Indoor Dog Kennel

Heatstroke in pets; What do you need to know?

When we humans get too hot, we dissipate the heat by sweating. Unlike us, dogs dissipate heat by panting, which means they breathe short and fast, so you might think they are out of breath. However, when it is really hot, panting is not enough for some dogs to eliminate heat. In this case, heatstroke… Continue reading Heatstroke in pets; What do you need to know?

Why Should I Have My Pet Desexed?

Desexing Your Pet

Every year pet shelters receive more than ten thousand pets due to uncontrolled breeding; some do not have the means to cater to the needs of these animals but are still taking them to stop them from roaming around on the road. Some people are heartless and will abandon puppies and kittens on the side… Continue reading Why Should I Have My Pet Desexed?

The Perfect Guide To Introducing Your Cats To A New Dog.

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We all love our little furry friends, and having a new dog in the family is more exciting than ever. But it can be intimidating when it comes to bringing a dog into a cat’s territory. Of course, it can be managed if you come up with a good way to reduce both animals’ stress,… Continue reading The Perfect Guide To Introducing Your Cats To A New Dog.

My Dog Won’t Eat: Feeding Picky Eaters

It’s easy picturing a stubborn toddler refusing to eat veggies. While you have some kids who can be happy to snack on spinach, carrots and raw peppers, if you’d ask my kid to choose between eating broccoli and a Twinkie, the answer is pretty obvious. Well, just like my kid, your pooch could be a… Continue reading My Dog Won’t Eat: Feeding Picky Eaters

How Do I Stop My Dog from Itching?

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It is painful when we see our little friend suffering from uncontrollable itching all the time and struggling for relief. Dogs can sometimes suffer from a condition known as ‘pruritus’, which means they have a feeling of itchiness, leading them to lick, rub, scratch, or chew their skin. There are various causes for ‘pruritus’; –… Continue reading How Do I Stop My Dog from Itching?

The Craziest Pet Superstitions Debunked (# 3 Is the Craziest of All)

Cats have nine lives. Dogs can see ghosts. Step-in dog poop and you’ll have good luck following you everywhere.  I’m sure you must have heard of all these “superstitions” countless times before. And, finally, it’s time to debunk some of them. #1. Dogs Eating Grass Means It’s Going to Rain Ok, let’s get into some… Continue reading The Craziest Pet Superstitions Debunked (# 3 Is the Craziest of All)