• 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 food is very likely to suffer diarrhoea. A change in drinking water, especially when travelling, can also cause temporary diarrhoea. Sudden changes in diet are particularly distressing to puppies whose intestinal tracts are still very sensitive. If you’re wanting to change your dog’s food it’s best to do this gradually by mixing the food in…

  • 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 bad. Heavy rain, hot sun and snow aren’t the best conditions for walking. It’s not pleasurable or safe for your dog to be out in hot sun or walking in torrential downpours. Getting a dog treadmill enables your dog to exercise inside. If you have air conditioning, even better! Pin On Pinterest! A Dog Treadmill…

  • 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 leave behind, so it’s not advisable to leave toys or bowls outside for them to crawl over. A dog can also be infected by drinking water from puddles or eating grass where the slime is present, they can also be infected from frogs! Not all slugs and snails carry the larvae, it is a lot…

  • 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 had to stop because of my dog’s allergies, he has too many, however, it could be the ideal service for you! I must also mention that it was no more expensive than buying his food from the supermarket. Tails. com will make a unique dog food recipe developed by vets and nutritionists tailored for your…

  • Choosing A Vet For Your Dog

    Choosing A Vet For Your Dog

    Just as humans need to see a doctor when ill, so do dogs need to have a qualified vet to take care of them in case anything goes wrong. How to find the right vet for your dog requires a bit of research and careful consideration. There are several ways in which you can find the right vet. Word of mouth is a very reliable way of finding a good vet so start off by asking neighbours or friends who are dog owners to give you a recommendation. Talk to pet groomers in your area to find out who they use, or, search online for vets in your area. If…

  • How To Tell If Your Dog Has An Ear Infection

    How To Tell If Your Dog Has An Ear Infection

    The first signs your dog has an ear infection is him shaking his head a lot, scratching, whining and pawing at the affected ear. You may notice a smell and discharge coming from one ear which is a sign. Your dog may hold his ear down and you may notice redness or swelling when you look inside the ear. Our dog has suffered with them quite a lot due to his allergies, he will hold the affected ear down and place his head on me, so I know he is in pain when he does that. Common Causes Of Ear Infections & Irritations Allergies: As I mentioned above, can cause…