Dogs

Splenomegaly in Dogs

We’re pretty sure you’ve struggled to pronounce the name of this disease. Don’t worry, today we’re going to make it sound more familiar by telling you about splenomegaly in dogs. It’s easier than it looks, and once you know more…

Constipation in Dogs

Constipation is one of the main reasons why people take their dogs to the vets. It may be caused by different factors, and observing it is the best way to identify constipation in dogs. Many owners pay little attention to…

Cynophobia: The Fear of Dogs

While most of us think of dogs as man’s best friend, the number of people that have a fear of dogs is increasing all the time. Many people have a phobia of dogs, which they suffer daily. Below, we will…

Dog Training Goals and Commands

Basically, the goals of dog training focus on obedience. Thus, the training seeks to have the dog learn how to understand and follow commands or instructions. Without a doubt, a trained dog is a welcomed pet almost anywhere. Ideally, all…

The Glen of Imaal Terrier

Also called the Wicklow Terrier, or simply Glen, it’s native to the region of Glen of Imaal, near Dublin, in the Republic of Ireland. Today, Glen of Imaal is a military region where this dog breed is no longer seen.…

Canine Atopic Dermatitis or Eczema

Canine atopic dermatitis, or eczema, is a skin disease that involves swelling and irritation, usually caused by some allergen. In addition, it’s a multifactorial pathology and there’s currently no pharmacological cure. These days, canine atopic dermatitis is the main skin…

Why Do Dogs Sneeze?

Dogs are very playful. They have a lot of energy and barely stay still for long. That extra liveliness makes us believe they won’t get sick, and so when they suddenly sneeze it startles us. However, dogs sneeze for many…

Is It Possible to Clone Dogs?

This question sparks a very controversial discussion nowadays. Whether or not we should clone dogs combines science with deep ethical questions. Here, we’ll talk about this question from all points of view. Is it possible to clone dogs? Scientifically, the…

The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier

The Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is a dog of Irish origin that belongs to the terrier family. It’s medium in size, and highly intelligent. What’s more, it makes for an excellent companion, adapting rather easily to any family and home.…