Dog Health

Health tips and information for dogs. Tips on administering medication and health problem advice.

What is Bumblefoot in Dogs?

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Bumblefoot is the name for Pododermatitis which causes dogs to have sore, painful swollen, red and itchy paws. This can be very painful if not treated with the dog becoming lame. Our dog is suffering from this and is currently taking a course of antibiotics called Synulox. I’d never heard of Bumblefoot, as the vet […]

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Take Care of Your Dog with These Tips

Young woman holding a chihuahua

When you get a dog, it becomes part of the family. It is a living, breathing, thinking being with needs that have to be nurtured. It is your responsibility as a conscientious dog owner to take care of these needs. You cannot expect miracles without some hard work. Also, as time progresses, your dog’s needs […]

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How To Tell If Your Dog Has Fleas

Dog scratching at a flea

Fleas are prevalent and annoying parasites. They bite, and they spread quickly. If left untreated, they can even cause some more serious conditions! Here are some tips on how to spot them on your best friend. Scratching and Biting If you notice your dog scratching and biting at their fur more than usual, that could […]

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