Dog Health

Is Blue-Green Algae Dangerous to Dogs?

What's Blue Green Algae?

I was shocked to read recently that blue-green algae organisms, which are dangerous to dogs and humans have been found in a lake where I regularly walk my dog. Luckily he hasn’t entered the water lately. What are blue-green algae? They are a group of organisms called cyanobacteria and have been named blue-green algae because […]

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Where Do Dogs Get Worms and Other Parasites From?

Where Do Dogs Get Worms and Other Parasites From?

There are a variety of worms that cause illness in your dogs such as heartworms, hookworms, roundworms, tapeworms, and whipworms. What causes worms in dogs? Let’s take a closer look. Hookworms Hookworms are predominately found in dog faeces. If your dog eats these faeces they can develop this condition. Look for the following signs: loose […]

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Diarrhoea In Dogs

Diarrhoea In Dogs

Diarrhoea in dogs is quite common and can be caused by various things, here are some common causes of diarrhoea in your dog. Changing Dog Food Changing dog food is the greatest cause of diarrhoea in dogs. A dog that has been used to eating one brand dog food then suddenly given another type of […]

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Treadmills For Dogs

Treadmills For Dogs

Humans aren’t the only ones needing a good workout, your dog does too and should be taken out regularly. Treadmills for dogs come in handy when you can’t go out. Here are some reasons why you should get a dog treadmill. Dog Treadmills Are Convenient A dog treadmill is convenient especially when the weather is […]

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Slugs and Snails can be Harmful to Dogs

Slugs and Snails can be Harmful to Dogs

Slugs and snails can be harmful to dogs if eaten and can be fatal if the dog is not treated in time. Why are they dangerous? Some slugs and snails carry lungworm larvae and a dog can become infected if the larvae are consumed. Larvae can be present in the slime that slugs and snails […]

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Dog Food Tailored To Your Dog Delivered To Your Door

Dog Food Tailored To Your Dog Delivered To Your Door

My dog is allergic to so many things, I’ve tried lots of different foods and have had to cook him food from scratch because there is literally nothing that I can buy on the market that is 100% suitable for him. I wanted to mention a service I thought was really good, but, sadly I […]

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