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.

Should You Trim Your Dog’s Whiskers?

You’ve probably heard that you shouldn’t trim a cat’s whiskers. That’s because they’re essential for a cat to communicate and defend itself. However, many people trim their dog’s whiskers without asking whether it benefits or harms the animal. Should you…

How Do Dog Washing Machines Work?

If you hear the word “washing machine”, you’ll probably think of either a top load or front load washing machine where you wash your clothes, and with a spin cycle. Don’t worry! These are very different from the machines you…

The Most Poisonous Plants For Pets

There are some combinations of house plants and pets that don’t go well together, because your pets could eat those plants without you realizing. This makes it especially important to know about some of the most poisonous plants for pets.…

Can Dogs Suffer Panic Attacks?

It’s likely that many people don’t know that, just as with humans, dogs suffer panic attacks too. These can be caused by loud noises, an accident on the road or a fight with another dog, among other things. Whatever the…

Seven Symptoms of Arthritis in Dogs

There are many more incidences of dogs with arthritis today than there were in previous years. Factors such as extended life expectancy and obesity are among the main causes of this increase. But, what are the symptoms of arthritis in…

Is it OK If My Dog Doesn’t Bark?

Barking is the most straightforward way for a dog to communicate with people. When dogs bark a lot, we’re normally pretty keen to get them to shut up. But what happens if the opposite happens? Is it normal for a…

Pet Health: Can a Female Dog Get an Ultrasound?

So, your dog is pregnant. You weren’t expecting it, but you’re excited, and you’ve started to take special care of her like she deserves. You’ll do whatever you have to to make sure it’s a healthy pregnancy. As the months go…

How to Know if a Bird is Sick

At some point in their lives, your pet birds will probably get a disease or be affected by parasites. In those cases, it’s essential to recognize the first symptoms so you can diagnose the problem early on. To help you,…