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    5 Crazy Things Your Vet Can Tell Just By Sniffing Your Dog

    It’s no secret your dog has an uncanny sense of smell, but did you know your vet also has a well-trained sniffer? When checking out a canine patient, veterinarians utilize four of their five senses. They visually examine your pooch from head-to-toe,...

      Senior Rescue Dog Diagnosed with Brain Tumor Fights for Her Life

      After spending a lifetime in a puppy mill, Chloe was finally rescued. Tragedy struck again, however, when Julia Arney’s vet recommended she euthanize Chloe, her senior Maltese, due to a brain tumor. But Julia was determined to give her beloved pet a fresh...

        Why Does My Dog Eat Tissues?

        Is your dog constantly performing an at-home dumpster dive for some less than appetizing...

          What You Need To Know About Kidney Infections In Dogs

          Just like humans, dogs depend on their kidneys to balance the electrolytes in their blood,...

            What Causes Dog Diarrhea? What Can I do?

            Why does my dog have diarrhea? What do I do? When your beloved pooch comes down with a bout of...

              Can’t Pay for Your Pet’s Care? These 12 Programs Can Help

              We all want the best for our pets, but life sometimes gets in the way. When there is a sudden...

                Everything You Need To Know About Having Your Dog’s Teeth Cleaned

                Halitosis, otherwise known as doggy breath, is a common complaint among pup parents. While bad...

                  Gastrointestinal Obstructions In Dogs: What Every Owner Needs To Know

                  Gastrointestinal obstructions in dogs can be located anywhere along the digestive tract from...

                    Head Pressing In Dogs: Why You Should Be Concerned

                    Head pressing in dogs is a worrying symptom that may indicate your pup is suffering from a...

                      New Report Shows Dog Illness Can Spread To Humans

                      A new study published in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases is warning pet owners and pet...

                        What Parents Of Short-Muzzled Pups Need To Know About Their Dog’s Breathing

                        The word brachycephalic refers to animals whose skulls are stubbier than what is typical for...

                          Why Is My Dog Thirstier Than Usual?

                          Do you seem to be refilling your dog’s water bowl more than usual? Is your dog asking to...

                            20 Home Remedies For Your Dog’s Stiff & Aching Joints

                            Has your dog started to slow down as he’s gotten older? If it takes him a little longer...

                              The Danger Of Ignoring Your Dog’s Elbow Calluses

                              No matter how many cushy dog beds you provide, some pups simply prefer to lounge on the cool...

                                The Top 5 Issues Affecting Senior Dogs According To Our Survey & What Owners Can Do

                                Earlier this month, we shared a poll on our iHeartSeniorDogs Facebook page to identify the most...

                                  8 Foolproof Steps To Prevent Ear Infections In Dogs

                                  Ear infections are messy, stinky, frustrating, and worst of all, uncomfortable for your dog....

                                    Could Your Dog Suffer From A Collapsing Trachea?

                                    Have you heard about collapsing trachea before? If you have a small or toy dog breed, your dog...

                                      How To Help Your Dog Through A Seizure

                                      Whether your dog has a diagnosed seizure disorder or is experiencing an episode for the first...

                                        5 Things You Should Know About Lick Granulomas

                                        Have you heard about lick granulomas? If your dog already has one, you may already know how...

                                          The 5 Things You Need To Know About Seizures In Dogs

                                          Watching your dog have a seizure can be a terrifying experience. But what is a seizure exactly?...

                                            7 Dog Breeds Prone To Serious Tummy Troubles

                                            There are dogs that seem to be able to ingest just about anything with little to no trouble;...

                                              A Guide To Cushing’s Disease In Dogs

                                              Difficult to diagnose, Cushing’s disease is a condition affecting a dog’s endocrine...

                                                5 Causes Of Canine Incontinence & How To Help Your Dog Manage It

                                                Canine incontinence occurs when an otherwise housetrained dog is no longer able to control its...

                                                  What Is Salmonella Infection In Dogs?

                                                  Salmonella infection (salmonellosis)  is caused by the salmonella bacteria. It can be found in...

                                                    What Is Twisted Spleen In Dogs?

                                                    What is Twisted Spleen? It may be hard to imagine, but it’s possible for your dog’s...

                                                      What Causes Muscle Spasms In Dogs?

                                                      Muscle spasms happen when your dog’s muscle contractions are interrupted. This is often...

                                                        What Causes Crystals In Dog Urine?

                                                        Crystalluria is the presence of crystalized, concentrated minerals naturally found in your...

                                                          What Is An Umbilical Hernia In Dogs?

                                                          An umbilical hernia occurs when the lining, fat, or organs of the abdomen pass through an...

                                                            What Is Anal Gland Cancer In Dogs?

                                                            Anal gland cancer is fairly uncommon, but is very serious when it occurs as it produces...

                                                              What Is Acid Reflux In Dogs?

                                                              Your dog’s stomach contains acid and digestive enzymes to break his food down. Acid...