Remedy for Dog's Itchy SkinDogs can suffer from itchy skin. This is a page about a remedy for dog's itchy skin.
Recovery Time for Dog With ParvoWhen caring for a pet with parvo, many owners would like to know the average recovery time for an infected pup. This is a page about recovery time for dog with parvo.
Parvo Advice for Those Who Can't Go to the VetWhen treating the parvo virus, a veterinarian should be consulted. But for many pet owners, the cost of professional medical care to treat their dog for the parvo virus can be difficult. If you are caught in a situation where you CANNOT see a vet, here are some ideas to treat your dog until you can arrange for the proper medical care. This is a page about parvo advice for those who can't go to the vet.
Treating Crusty Patches on Dog's Skin?This is a page about dog has dry, crusty skin patches. You want to find a safe and effective treatment for your dog's skin problems.
Smelly Black Tar Buildup in Dog's Ear?A dog owner asks: My dog has black tar stuff in his ear and it smells, what is it? One of the causes for a black smelly build up in your pet's ears can be a yeast or other type of infection.
My Dog Is Sick After Getting a Parvo/Distemper ShotCertain immunizations can cause side effects in some pets. This is a page about my dog is sick after getting a parvo/distemper shot.
Bumps and Lumps on a Dog?This is a page about bumps and lumps on a dog. It is disturbing, even frightening to discover a strange bump or lump on your dog while petting her.
Treating a Dog's Scaly Smelly Skin?This is a page about treating a dog's scaly smelly skin. Identifying the cause is the first step in treating your dog's skin aliments.
Dog Scratching But I Don't See Any Fleas?There several reasons your dog may be noticeably scratching. If there are no fleas more investigation is needed. This is a page about dog scratching but I don't see any fleas.
Homemade Ear Wash for DogsThis is a page about homemade ear wash for dogs. Keeping your dog's ears clean is important for their health.
Treating a Dog's Yeast InfectionAn overabundance of yeast can result in infections on your dog's skin, in the ears, and other areas. This is a page about treating a dog's yeast infection.
Natural Treatment for Yeast Infection in Dog's EarsMany pet owners choose to treat their dog's yeast infections with natural products rather than seek medications from their vet. This is a page about natural treatment for yeast infection in dog's ears.
Home Remedy for Dog's Eczema?This is a page about home remedy for dog's eczema. Determining the cause of your dog's skin problem can help you get it under control.
Dog Still Scratching After Flea Treatment?Treating your pet for active fleas is only part of the process for getting rid of fleas and preventing re-infestation. Your home and yard will be to be treated. Even if your pet no longer has fleas, their skin may still need treatment to promote healing and discourage scratching. This is a page about what to do if your dog is still scratching after a flea treatment.
Remedies for a Dog With DiarrheaThis is a page about remedies for a dog with diarrhea. Like their human owners, dogs can suffer from occasional diarrhea. Untreated it can lead to dehydration. Determining the cause, treatment, and whether you need to make a trip to the vet are the primary concerns.
Remedies for Dog with Itchy SkinThis page contains remedies for dog with itchy skin. The cause of the scratching can be determined by a visit to the vet.
Remedy for Smelly Dog Feet?This is a page about remedy for smelly dog feet. Although your dog may be well, it can have stinky feet for no apparent reason. It can be bothersome.
My Dog Won't Let Me Put Medicine in His Ears?I need help my dog has yeast infection in his ears. I have the medication to put in them, but he will not let us put it in. We got him held down once and now he will not let my husband near him. We tried a muzzle and he will not let me touch him now to put that on.
Treating a Dog's Ear InfectionDogs with drop ears, in particular, can be prone to recurring ear infections. In addition to the obvious trip to the vet, there are additional measures pet owners can take. This page has advice about treating a dog's ear infection.
Remedies for Dog MangeThis page contains remedies for mange. Before trying any home remedy for mange, it's important to check with your veterinarian.
Remedies for a Dog With Itchy Ears?This is a page about remedies for a dog with itchy ears. Itchy ears can drive your dog crazy.
Remedies for Dogs With GasThis page is about remedies for dogs with gas. If your dog has problems with flatulence, it must be something in their diet.
Using Corn Starch for Dog's Hot SpotsHot spots, or moist eczemas can result from allergies, bites, stress licking, and more. As your pet continues to chew and scratch the irritation progresses. This is a page about using corn starch for dog's hot spots.
Should Dogs Get Parvo Shots After Having Parvo?This is a page about "Should dogs get parvo shots after having parvo?". Pet owners may wonder if there is any value in having a dog vaccinated against parvo once they have already had the virus.
Treating a Small Cut on Your DogThis is a page about treating a small cut on your dog. Small cuts on your dog may often be safely treated at home.
My Dog Played With a Dog That Has ParvoThe parvo virus is highly contagious and is transmitted by contact with contaminated feces. This is a page with advice when my dog has played with a dog that has parvo.
Treating a Dog With Tapeworms?This is a page about treating a dog with tapeworms. Tapeworms are an intestinal parasite that your dog can become infested with by eating fleas that have the worm eggs in their bodies.
My Boxer is Not Eating?If your boxer is not eating it could be a the sign of a serious issue that requires veterinary help. This is a page about my boxer is not eating.
Clear Blister on Dog's Skin?If you have a clear looking blister on your dog's skin, it may be cyst. This is a page about clear blister on dog's skin.
Can Dogs Eat Raw Oats?Oats are very healthy and are a valuable addition to a dog's diet in moderation. However, dry oats may cause dehydration which can be less desirable, especially with an older dog. This is a page about whether dogs can eat raw oats.
Dog Has Fecal Incontinence When Sleeping?My 3 month old pit bull dribbles pee when she walks and sometimes poops when she sleeps. Why?
Puppy With Blood in its StoolThis is a page about a puppy with blood in its stool. There are a number of reasons your puppy may have blood in its stool, some more serious than others.
Remedies for Hair Loss in DogsThis is a page about remedies for hair loss in dogs. Visit your veterinarian to determine the cause of your dog's hair loss.
Caring for a Puppy With ParvoThis page is about caring for a puppy with parvo. It is important to consult your veterinarian about your puppy's health concerns.
Treating a Dog's EyesThis is a page about treating a dog's eyes. Some of your pet's eye issues can be safely treated at home either at the instruction of your vet or because they are recurring conditions or minor injuries.
Using Tea Tree Oil for DogsThis is a page about using tea tree oil for dogs. Many pet owners have found ways to use tea tree oil as a remedy for various pet aliments.
Remedies for a Dog With Bald Spots?This is a page about remedies for a dog with bald spots. Several things can cause a dog to lose its hair and develop bald spots.
Cleaning Your Dog's EarsThis is a page about cleaning your dog's ears. It is important to keep your dog's ears clean of dirt, build up and parasites, and is easy to do at home.
Using Zyrtec For a Dog With AllergiesThis is a page about using Zyrtec for a dog with allergies. Sometimes your vet will prescribe a medication developed for people to use with your pet.
My Puppy Ate a SockThis is a page about my puppy ate a sock. Puppies and adult dogs frequently will chew on and swallow articles of clothing that are left lying about. This can result in mild to serious health concerns.
Dog is Losing HairA variety of reasons may cause hair loss in dogs. This is a page about reasons a dog is losing its hair.
Remedies for Dog with Seborrhea?I have a German Shepherd with seborrhea. He is bathed twice a week with Sebazol, takes 1200 mg fish oil, vitamins E and A, and 4 Benadryl a day (all on the advice of our vet). Nothing seems to work. I have tried the baby oil, Listerine, and warm water mix. Any suggestions?
Causes of Sudden Death in Dogs?This is a page about the causes of sudden death in dogs. It is devastating when a pet dies suddenly, with no prior history of disease.
Pomeranian's Coat Not Growing Back?This page is about Pomeranian's coat not growing back. When your pet has health issues, it is important to consult with your veterinarian.
Puppy With Itchy Yellow Bumps?This is a page about puppy with itchy yellow bumps. Itchy yellow bumps on your dog can be the result of an infection or other skin aliment.
Remedy for a Dog's Itchy PawsDry skin or allergies are often the cause for itchy paws. Treating them early can help prevent licking and more irritation. This is a page about remedy for a dog's itchy paws.
My Beagle is ItchingThis is a page about my Beagle is itching. Relieving your dog's itchiness is an important part of caring for your pet.
Remedies for a Dog's Bad BreathThis page is about remedies for a dog's bad breath. Dogs can have problems with teeth and gums, or it can be a sign of another health issue.
Newborn Puppy not Pooping?This is a page about newborn puppy not pooping. The best pet's health advise comes from your professional veterinarian.
Using Witch Hazel on Dogs?Witch hazel can be used to treat your dog's itchy skin or paws. This is a page about using witch hazel on dogs.
Are Oak Trees Toxic to Dogs?Are all oak trees toxic to dogs?
Home Remedies for a Dog's Joint PainSome vets will recommend glucosamine supplements or even aspirin for your dog's joint pain. This is a page about home remedies for dog joint pain.
Best Weight for a Shih Tzu?This is a page about best weight for a Shih Tzu. Each breed has its own ideal weight from puppyhood until it reaches its adult weight. The Shih Tzu's adult weight should be within the range of nine to 16 pounds (four to seven kilograms). Keeping your pet at its ideal weight helps to ensure good health.
Golden Retriever Chasing Tail And Eating Fur?Why does my 1 year old golden retriever chase his tail and then pull out the fur and eat it?
Preventing a Dog from Biting Their SkinAllergies or insect bites can start your dog down the path of constant biting and licking of their skin trying to get some relief. This is a page about preventing a dog from biting their skin.
Cleaning Your Dog's TeethThis is a page about cleaning your dog's teeth. One way to help keep your dog happy and healthy is to keep their teeth clean. There are a number of home use products on the market so that you can clean them yourself.
Identifying and Treating a Dog's Skin Infection?My dog got this infection on the back side of her head. The vet thinks it's a fungus, we're waiting for the results. Does anyone have an idea what this is and how to treat it?
Can Only One Vaccinated Puppy in a Litter Get Parvo?Recently, over a week ago I sold five puppies from a litter of eight I have. I hadn't heard back from this one person until a couple of days ago. She's had her puppy from me for well over a week, and told me days later her pup had to have an overnight vet stay because it has parvo.
Dog With Arthritis?What is a natural remedy I can give my 85lb. 11 year old dog for her arthritis. My dog Skye, has hip and leg pain. Some days are worse than others. I can put her a prescribed drug, but I don't like the side effects she has.
Small Flaky Scabs on a Dog's Skin?This is a page about small flaky scabs on a dog's skin. Small flaky scabs on a dog's skin can be the result of several conditions. In order to treat the symptoms you will want to determine the cause.
Dog's Urine Smells Fishy?Does anyone have any idea why my dog's urine smells fishy? Could it be an infection or the food he's eating?
Worming a Pregnant Dog?This page is about worming a pregnant dog. It is best to consult with your veterinarian when concerned about your dog's health.
My Dog Died Suddenly?It is shocking and heartbreaking when your seemingly healthy pet dies suddenly. This is a page about my dog died suddenly.
Shih Tzu is Chewing Its Paws?My Shih Tzu is chewing its paws. What could be wrong?
Free or Low Cost Veterinary Services in Philadelphia?My son went into the USMC and we are taking care of his Husky, Indy. Well since we didn't get Indy neutered as our son didn't want that for whatever reason he has developed tumors by his rectum.
Treating Your Pet's Ringworms?This is a page about treating a dog with ringworms. As most pet owners know ringworms are not actually a worm but rather a highly contagious fungal infection
Removing Dog Tear StainsThis is a page about removing dog tear stains. There are commercial products and home remedies to treat these stains on your dog's face.
Does My Dog Sleep Too Much?Sometimes dogs may show a change in behavior that you may need to ask your vet about. This page is about does my dog sleep too much?
Helping a Dog with Long Nails?This is a page about helping a dog with long nails. Overly long nails on your pet can actually result in health issues, such as infection and an irregular gait.
Can Medications Cause a Dog to Pee More Often?Certain medications such as antibiotics and steroids can cause frequent urination. Check with your vet to see if this is an expected side effect of your dog's meds, if not it is probably time for a return visit. This is a page about, "Can medications cause a dog to pee more often?".
Dog Ate Bologna Wrapper?My dog ate the wrapper that goes around a piece of bologna. Is it harmful to her? I don't want to lose her or have her hurt.
Are Cedar Chips Toxic if Ingested by a Dog?My dog ate some cedar chips. He is not sick, but he will not eat any food at all. He is drinking water though.
Can a Dog Get Parvo Again?This is a page about "can a dog get parvo again?". Many dog owners whose pet survives the parvo virus worry that their pet may contract it again.
Stopping a Dog from Licking PawsThis is a page about stopping a dog from licking paws. A number of things may be responsible for your dog having irritated feet.
Is the Stuffing in a Stuffed Animal Harmful to My Dog?My dog is in the stage where he is tearing things apart. Can the stuffing in a toy potentially be harmful to him?
Dog is Lethargic After Using Frontline?I have a healthy 9 yr. old terrier mix female dog. My vet discovered she has fleas for the 1st time ever. The vet prescribed Frontline, the kind that is in 3 vials that you apply once a month.
Feeding Dogs Garlic and Onion?According to the American Kennel Association, all parts of the onion plant are toxic to dogs. Raw or cooked, fried or powdered, onions and the rest of the allium family are harmful to dogs. N-propyl disulfide causes a breakdown of red blood cells, leading to anemia in dogs. Some owners feed their pets small amounts with no apparent harm. This is a page about feeding dogs garlic and onion.
Low Cost Vet Clinic Near Grand Rapids, MI?Do you know of any vet clinics that are free or offer their services at a low cost or according to your income? My Lab needs a check up and shots like heartworm, rabies, flea/tick, etc.
Dog with Recurrent Feet Sores?My dog has recurrent feet sores between her toes and the doctor keeps putting her on oral antibiotics. I've tried a natural salve but that doesn't seem to help. Anyone else have any cures? Thanks.
Boston Terrier with Bad Breath?I have a 5 month old Boston Terrier. He has the worst breath ever! I know it can't be tooth decay because he's so young. He also drinks his urine when he's in his kennel. Does anyone have any suggestions to help me with these problems? Thanks!
Remedies for Hot Spots on DogsThis page is about remedies for hot spots on dogs. It is best to consult with a veterinarian about your pet's health concerns.
Remedies for a Dog With ConstipationThis is a page about remedies for a dog with constipation. If your dog is suffering from constipation, in the absence of other more serious symptoms, you may want to try a home remedy before going to the vet.
Recipes for Dog Food for Picky Dachshunds?I have 3 picky dachshunds. A 1 1/2 year old and two 6 month olds. I am looking for recipes that are healthy for them. They seem to prefer chicken and turkey. I would like to experiment with either lamb or liver. I see so many different recipes. I was wondering if anyone had any for chicken livers or gizzards?
Dog Getting Her First Period (Heat)?My little girl Roxy, ShitzShu, Maltese and Yorkie, 16mnths old, started her period on Sept 5th and is still spotting. Otherwise she is happy, eating, playing and sleeping normally. She does rub her bottom on the ground, which has indicated need to go number 2.
Caring for My Dog After It Has Been SpayedFollow the veterinarian's instructions to care for your dog after she has been spayed. This is a page about caring for my dog after it has been spayed.
Do Mixed Breed Dachshunds Have Stronger Backs?This is a page about, "Do mixed breed Dachshunds have stronger backs?". Dachshunds and several other breeds are genetically predisposed to back issues including pain, lameness, or paralysis.
Dog With Soft StoolThis is a page about dog with soft stool. If your dog's stool is soft, finding the cause will help find a remedy or define the need for medical treatment.
Dog Lost Hair After Chemo Treatment?Certain forms of chemotherapy will cause the patient, whether human or canine, to lose their hair. Once the treatment is complete the pet's hair will grow back in time. This is a page about what to do if your dog lost its hair after chemo treatment.
Treating a Dog With Smelly EarsEar infections or mites can cause your dog to have smelly ears. This page offers some suggestions for treating a dog with smelly ears.
Stopping a Dog from Licking Too MuchThis is a page about stopping a dog from licking too much. There are a few reasons that a dog licks itself, including grooming. However, when they lick incessently it can cause skin damage and needs to be check on.
Is Celosia Intenz Plant Harmful to Dogs?I recently purchased a celosia intenz plant. I plan on keeping it indoors for as long as I can. I have a 10# Maltese and wonder if this plant is poisonous to him?
Dachshund with Skin Problems?I have two mini dachshunds, short-hair. One has had the usual problem, short term, with summer grass, but the other has a far more significant problem that is ongoing. He scratches constantly and has raised lumps, especially on his underside.
Dog Scratching the Same Place?I have a long haired Shepherd, he is scratching at same spot been 5 days now. What can I do for him to stop that itch for him? Any advice about this before I go to the vet?
Home Remedy for a Dog with Ear Fungus?Is there a home remedy for a fungus in a dog's ear? Maybe a vinegar solution to cleanse the ear?
Smelly Black Tar Stuff in Dogs Ear?Why is my dog getting this black tar smelly gunk in his one ear?
Remedies for Ticks on DogsThere are several products on the market for repelling and killing ticks on your dogs. Some pet owners also attempt to remove them manually, care needs to be taken to remove the head. Clean and disinfect the area after removal. This is a page about remedies for ticks on dogs.
Remedies for Kennel CoughThis is a page about remedies for kennel cough. Kennel cough is a term used to describe both viral and bacterial infections of your dog's voice box and windpipe. It will often clear up on its own, but is very contagious to other dogs.
Treating a Dog With Severe Skin AllergiesDetermining the cause of your pet's allergic reaction is the first step to treating and hopefully preventing reoccurrences. This is a page about treating a dog with severe skin allergies.
Dog Has Bacterial Skin Infection?My 4 year old yellow lab gets bacterial infections on his skin. Does anyone have any home remedies? The vet put him on medication which gets very expensive. He gets bumps on his belly. He scratches and irritates them and then gets red patches. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
Holistic Treatment for a Dog's Yeast Infection?Yeast infections can be common with dogs, especially those with thick coats. This is a page about holistic treatment for a dog's yeast infection.
Free Pet Euthanasia in Fresno?My dog is 7 1/4 yrs old and for the past few years hes been having problems walking as well as becoming paralyzed for several days each month. It has been getting worse and worse the past few months. I have finally come to terms with the fact that my baby needs to be relieved of his pain one way or another.
Does Anyone Have a Positive Parvo Story?This is a page about "Does anyone have a positive parvo story?". Parvo is a deadly virus that sicken and kill dogs quickly.
Signs That Your Pet May Have Eaten Tainted Pet FoodBecause of all the pet food recalls and because we know all of you love your pets, we cannot stress strongly enough the importance of seeking immediate medical care for your pet if they show any of the following symptoms:
A Dog's Estrus Cycle (Heat)The canine estrus cycle is divided into four stages: proestrus, estrus, diestrus, and anestrus. The period during the cycle when a female dog is capable of getting pregnant usually only lasts from 18 to 21 days.
Re-training a Dog with Separation AnxietyMy dog had severe separation anxiety when we adopted him. His loving owner doted on him until the husband broke his hip, was taken away by medics in an ambulance and had to move into a nursing home that would not take large dogs.
Dangerous Foods for DogsYou may have heard that certain people foods are dangerous, even deadly for your dogs.
Caring for a Dog with a Heart Murmur?Having a dog with a heart murmur is not necessarily an issue. Many of these pets live a normal life not even requiring medication. A murmur may have to be considered if your dog were to need surgery. A vet can provide the best advice in that instance.
Dog's Behavior While SleepingDogs spend a lot of time sleeping, especially when they are older. Sometimes, their behavior can be a cause for concern, especially if it changes unexpectedly.
Feeding a Parvo Survivor?Once your dog recovers from the parvo virus you can begin introducing some solid food. Your vet will probably have good advice. Bland foods, such as chicken broth, boiled chicken, and rice are good options. Their regular food is also good for pups who don't eat people food. Additionally, you will want to introduce food in small quantities. Add more as your pet continues to improve.
Coconut Oil for Dog's Tooth BrushingHaving your dog's teeth cleaned is a good health measure, but having it done by a vet can be quite pricey. Read on to find out an alternative option, using a toothbrush and coconut oil.
Coconut Oil for Dog's ToothbrushingOkay it's been said that taking care of your dog's teeth can extend your little furry friends life for a couple years! Now taking your dog to the vet is never cheap especially taking them to get their teeth cleaned. Surprisingly it is such an essential that it can cost up to 200+ dollars, it can be quite a hassle! But here is a way you can clean their teeth at home.
Dog With Bloody Stool?Bloody stools can be the sign of a serious medical issue, such as parvo or a intestinal injury. Dogs exhibiting this symptom should be taken to a veterinarian immediately for professional care.
Red Bump on PugI have a pug that will be a year in September 25 and she has this red bump that started as a little red circle. I thought it I was just maybe because she was playing too rough with the other dogs and I ignored it and then I looked today and it's very big.
I'm just scared because my day off is till Sunday so should I need to find someone to take her to the vet now? Also what even is this? How scared should I be? And before I forget, it doesn't seem to hurt. It doesn't bother her when I touch it.
My Shih Tzu Died Suddenly?My very healthy 13 year old Shih Tzu with no passed health issues passed away suddenly last week. The Thursday he was throwing up three times throughout the day I fed him plain rice and he was eating fine and drinking lots. Friday he was his normal self jumping around barking. Saturday morning he woke up soaked. Ir seemed like a fever and he was foaming from his mouth. We took him to the vet.
Identifying Bump on Dog's Face?What is this on my dog's face?
Parvo Virus Recovery Time?My puppy is suffering from parvo and now he is on his recovering period (almost a month), but he neither eats by himself nor drinks water himself. He doesn't respond to us. Whenever he walks, he goes to the corner of room and tries to stand straight, he does this with furniture too. I am worried about him. Please tell what should I do for him? When he will be back to his normal life?
Black Skin Tag on Dog?My dog has bump on his skin. It doesn't look like it has grown. It's almost like a skin tag. It doesn't bother him and it is not a normal bump or mole.
Dog Not Eating and Seems Depressed After Being Spayed?My 11 month old Maltipoo was spayed last Wednesday. She ate and drank water when we got home and seemed OK. She has had a lack of appetite since Friday. She doesn't want her dry food, even when I wet it. I started giving her wet canned food yesterday and she does eat it, but she's not herself. She was always happy and playful before the surgery and now she seems sad/depressed. She sleeps a lot.