Canine Parasite Management: 4 Devastating Consequences Of Hookworms In Dogs
20 December 2016
When you first got your puppy, you likely took them to the vet to get their shots and have them de-wormed because you know that a parasite infestation in a puppy can be deadly. But how good are you at preventing parasite infestations in your adult dog? Is your dog on a regular maintenance regimen to prevent fleas and worms? At the very least, do you give your dog medicine to kill worms at least every 3 months?
Are You Ready To Adopt A Miniature Schnauzer?
23 September 2016
Adding a pet to your household can enhance the quality of your family's life but only if you adopt the breed that is best suited for your family's lifestyle. Many people find miniature schnauzers to be great companions, but you should ensure your family is prepared to cope with the unique demands associated with this breed before adopting a miniature schnauzer into your home.
Here are three characteristics you should be prepared to cope with if you are thinking of adopting a miniature schnauzer in the near future.
Why You Should Only Use Prescription Flea Treatments
25 July 2016
Over-the-counter flea treatments for your pet can be purchased at discount retail stores or from online retailers for just a fraction of what you pay at your vet's office. However, these products are rife with problems. The following information will likely convince you to only purchase your pet's flea treatments from your vet.
Large online retailers have been found to sell expired flea treatment products. These products do not work as well (if at all) when past their expiration date.
3 Things To Try When Your Dog Has Separation Anxiety
24 June 2016
When your dog exhibits signs of separation anxiety, like barking or destroying household items whenever you are away, it can be quite stressful for both you and your dog. No one wants their beloved dog to feel anxious and afraid whenever their owner is away. Luckily, there are specific things you can do to stop separation anxiety in its tracks before it gets worse. Here are three ideas to try: