Care and Well-being

It’s very important that your pet is healthy. That’s why we owners should provide them with all of the necessary care. After all, a healthy pet is a happy pet. Learn about tips and recommendations in this section.

Caring for Large Dog Breeds

Dogs come in a huge range of breeds, as their different colors, sizes and shapes suggest. Of course, all dogs have certain needs, such as food, shelter, love and attention, and so on. However, did you know that larger dog…

How to Care for Pregnant Pets

Just as with human beings, the pregnancy of a cat or a dog is a truly beautiful moment. Accompanying your beloved pet during her weeks of gestation will help her feel safe and prepared to receive her litter. In today’s article,…

Can Dogs Suffer from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder?

There are many different types of obsessive-compulsive disorder, especially when it comes to mammals. In fact, dogs can also be affected by this debilitating condition. In animals, periods of extreme stress can trigger OCD. However, many owners inadvertently encourage their…

What You Should Know About Schizophrenia in Dogs

Have you heard people talk about schizophrenia or other mental disorders in dogs? You may have heard of some canines suddenly starting to behave strangely in certain situations. They may even become aggressive without any apparent reason toward their owners…

Gum Disease in Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

Gum disease in dogs, also known as periodontal disease, causes the weakening and eventual loss of the structures that support the teeth. It can result in significant problems for a dog’s mouth, including eroded gums, bad breath, tooth loss, bone…

How to Train Your Dog to Accept Handling

Many dogs radically change their behavior when they have to be handled. Trips to the vet become a nightmare for both these dogs and their owners. But if you train your dog to accept handling, things become less complicated. Normally,…

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…