Dog Health

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

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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