health

The 5 Most Common Veterinary Problems

Vaccinations, routine check-ups, and deworming. These are the only issues  to address regarding taking your pet to the veterinarian, but pets also do get sick. In this article you can read about some of the most common veterinary problems that…

Do Vegetarian Dogs Exist?

Even if it seems strange, there are vegetarian dogs in many countries. The highest rate of dogs that are obligated to follow this type of diet is in the United States and the United Kingdom. Is it good for a…

5 Benefits Of Sleeping With Your Cat

How do you feel when a beautiful fur ball snuggles up against you when you’re in bed? I’m sure you feel great no matter when it happens. This is a tender and emotional experience for you and your cat. This is…

How To Calm Your Dog’s Cough

A cough is caused by a respiratory tract infection that can produce great discomfort in your furry companion. Although it is true we need to take our pets to the veterinarian in order to discover the reason behind their cough. Generally…

Why Do Dogs Have Whiskers?

Dogs have a sixth sense that allow them to “see” at night much better than human beings. And it all has to do with whiskers! People who cut the whiskers should know that the animal loses some of his abilities,…

What Should a Dog with Diarrhea Eat?

Diarrhea is a very common sickness that affects many dogs. This could be something more serious than what we imagine, especially if we do not know how to treat it. The animal could run the risk of dehydration, or in…

5 Ways to Care for Small Dog Breeds

When we decide that a pet will be part of our lives, we know that we must take charge of their care and welfare in different aspects. But, as you may have noticed, not all animals require the same attention.…

Why Pets Make Babies Healthier

Pets bring many benefits to children. Studies show that babies who have the company of a furry friend are in contact with a lot of bacteria. Therefore, their immune system gets accustomed to these bacteria. And they develop self-protection mechanisms, and…

8 Common Diseases in Dogs

Prevention and information are the best tools we have to help take care of our pets. If we know the symptoms and quickly take them to the vet, there are much higher chances that they will heal and improve. In…

How Dogs Help Combat Asthma in Kids

Although having an animal in the house brings some inconveniences for certain people, shedding, allergies among others, it’s also shown that animals provide many benefits. The American Society for Microbiology conducted a study. It shows a link between having a…

How to Treat Diarrhea in Dogs

Even though in most cases it is not a serious health problem, it is very important to know how to treat diarrhea in dogs so that both the animal and the owner do not suffer from any discomfort (if the…