Castor oil is pressed from castor beans. It has been used for many purposes over the years but recently has found favor with dog owners as a natural remedy for several types of skin issues and ailments. How Is Castor Oil Used? Castor oil should never be given orally to your dog. It will cause … Read more Castor Oil For Dogs
There are many things that are fine for dogs to eat. There are just as many things that dogs can eat that should be given sparingly because those things can cause stomach upset and/or diarrhea. What Should Dogs Have? Dogs have a few dietary needs that are basically the same as humans. Dogs and humans … Read more Can Dogs Eat Dried Mango?
Dogs are Not Carnivores Many people falsely believe that dogs are carnivores. Dogs are actually omnivores, which means that they can eat a lot of the same foods that humans also enjoy. There are definitely some types of food that we need to be careful about feeding our best friends because they may cause gas, … Read more Can Dogs Eat Green Bell Peppers?
All pet owners are plagued with the fleas and ticks that come with summertime. Not only is it awful for us, but it’s also very uncomfortable and health-threatening to your pet as well. Ticks spread diseases and fleas are the sources of tapeworms, starting when your pet ingests them during grooming. Tapeworms are also a … Read more How Coconut Oil Can Protect Your Pet Against Fleas and Ticks
It may seem like a silly question but it plays an important role in the reproduction of dogs. It’s very important to understand the reproductive operation of the canine body so that you know what to expect as a dog owner and how to avoid complications, health issues, and how to address menstrual cycles of … Read more Do Dogs Have Periods?
Menopause refers to the time in life when the female body begins to be less focused on reproduction because her eggs are nearly gone and her body begins to slow down in menstrual cycles, or heat cycles when speaking in dog terms. In this respect, dogs do slow down but their experience is different. … Read more Do Dogs Go Through Menopause?
Man’s best friend, the dog, stands by us through thick and thin. We enjoy taking our canine family members with us on outings, vacations, and just when we are out for a drive. Sadly, the experience is cut short due to the shorter life span of the dog. Different breeds tend to have a different … Read more How Long Do Boxers Live?
Fiber is an essential part of any diet, whether for humans or for animals, Without the proper fiber, the bowels have a far more difficult time doing their job. In fact, fiber is essential to maintain healthy bowels. What Role Does Fiber Play in Dog Food? Fiber is a key element in a balanced diet … Read more Can Dogs Eat Brown Rice?
Many pet owners like sharing the last bite of their meal with their pet and it leads to questions and concerns over what is okay and if it can harm their pet. It’s great to be concerned and to seek answers before doing anything that may be harmful. Dairy for Dogs Dairy products are … Read more Can Dogs Have Cream Cheese?
What in the heck is a Sheepadoodle? It is a designer dog breed when one of many types of breeds is often crossed with a poodle to create a ‘doodle’ and the name reflects the cross/mix. While designer dogs don’t always include poodle in their mix, they are the more common mix as people are … Read more The Mini Sheepadoodle