Home > Dogs > Health and Behavior
Browse Articles
 
 
Health and Behavior
2009-10-13 - 5:16 PM
My clients are always asking questions about their pets’ teeth and how to keep them healthy. It’s an important issue that I want to address today. Dogs’ and cat... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-02-05 - 8:43 AM
In some cases stress can manifest itself as obsessive - compulsive behavior such as tail chasing or obsessive ball chasing. Some dogs express stress by continuously b... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-09-08 - 6:17 PM
Vaccines are an important part of good pet healthcare. My clients regularly ask me questions about vaccinating their dogs and puppies.   What is a vaccine a... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2010-03-08 - 1:25 PM
What is it? ... Read more
Comment(s): 1  
2009-08-25 - 6:33 PM
If your pet is panting, make sure you can easily determine the cause. Dogs are known to pant more often than cats, but cats do occasionally huff and puff w... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-09-29 - 5:17 PM
Fatty acid-derived compounds appear to play an important role in bone and joint health. Numerous lipid-derived hormones (eicosanoids), derived from arachidonic acid (... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-02-01 - 12:12 AM
Socialization is a topic that can be misunderstood. It's important that our dogs are properly socialized, but what is socialization?   Let's look ... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-09-15 - 1:14 PM
Influenza viruses of an assortment of varieties have been the subject of concern for humans, wildlife, and domestic animals for many decades. Dogs were largely felt t... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2010-02-09 - 10:43 PM
It’s only natural for dogs to be curious. But their curiosity can get them into trouble when they get into areas where you store household items such as medicine and de... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-11-25 - 5:39 PM
It's true. Dogs age at approximately seven times the rate humans do. So it's not surprising that Fido should have a physical examination at least every seven "d... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-08-14 - 4:35 PM
What is heatstroke?   In simple terms, heatstroke occurs when a dog loses its natural ability to regulate its body temperature. Dogs don't... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-09-08 - 5:37 PM
We often see sheepish hands raised in the air in response to the question "is your dog allowed on the couch?" We would like to set the record straight that allowing s... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2010-02-09 - 10:20 PM
Canine solar dermatitis or chronic sun damage to the skin is a common skin problem in any hot sunny climate. However solar dermatitis can sometimes mimic other skin d... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-01-21 - 8:06 PM
I had a call the other day from a woman who was concerned because her dog, a terrier mix, never wanted to spend any time outside. She has a nice big fenced backyard, ... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-08-25 - 6:36 PM
It’s one of Mother Nature's most dramatic biological phenomena: Each spring and fall, thousands of salmon come home to Pacific Northwest rivers to spawn. Driv... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-09-14 - 4:03 PM
Wouldn't it be great to have a sense of smell like dogs do?  You could tell where family members have been, and who they have been with by the odors left on their... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-06-11 - 2:03 PM
To clarify before I share my own approach to handling three of the most common ailments I hear about parasites, obesity and paw chewing. I am a veterinary naturopath.... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-08-25 - 6:00 PM
While you may deal with summer heat just fine, your dog isn't as efficient in the cooling department.   A dog's primary means of heat dissipation is thro... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2010-03-08 - 1:49 PM
Some dogs happily accept every toy their human brings home and will eat any treat with wild abandon; other dogs need a little more prodding to determine what makes them... Read more
Comment(s): 0  
2009-05-21 - 10:43 AM
Here are some general points about allergies you should be aware of:   1) Allergies are cumulative. In other words, a pet may have both food and environmental... Read more
Comment(s): 2  
Previous 1 2 Next
 
 
 
Top Articles
 
 
Popular Articles
 
 
Latest Articles