Health

The health of our pets is extremely important, which is why we’re dedicating this section to talking about our animals’ most common diseases, treatements and necessary care.

Canine Diabetes Prevention – Changing Habits

Canine diabetes prevention is important because it could become a life-threatening condition, especially if you don’t detect it in time. Currently, there’s no cure for this disease, so the best course of action is to prevent it. The origin of…

What Causes Dwarfism in Nature?

We know what causes dwarfism in humans, otherwise known as achondroplasia. But dwarfism in nature can happen in different ways and have several different causes. Dwarfism and survival Climate, the number of available resources, and the presence of rival species…

Leishmaniasis in Cats: Causes and Treatment

Leishmaniasis in cats is a disease caused by the parasite Leishmania infantum. This parasitic illness can affect a variety of vertebrate species and spreads via invertebrate carriers–typically sand flies. What is leishmaniasis? Leishmaniasis refers to a set of symptoms produced by…

The Benefits of Lavender Oil for Dogs

Lavender oil comes from the flowers of lavender plants–a very common plant in the United States. This oil is especially popular among people for its relaxing properties–but it’s also great for dogs. Lavender oil for dogs works as a natural…

Genetic Disorders in Dogs

Just like humans, dogs also suffer from genetic disorders. Many dogs suffer from conditions that are already genetically predetermined before birth. Unfortunately, they’re very common, and it happens to both purebreds and crossbreeds. Genetic disorders in dogs are very delicate.…

Do Allergy Tests for Dogs Exist?

Not only humans suffer from allergies. Actually, more and more animals are suffering from allergies nowadays. This is why experts have invested a lot of time and research into allergy tests for dogs. Humans have more notable allergy symptoms. Dogs…

Treating Urinary Infections in Dogs

Humans aren’t the only ones to suffer from conditions that affect the urinary tract. There are a growing number of pets that are also suffering from urinary infections. When treating urinary infections in dogs, it’s important to better understand the…