Why Do Dogs Chew Their Paws?

Dogs are self-groomers – like most animals you may find them licking themselves more often than not. If your dog is constantly licking or chewing their paws and/or pads (bottom of their paws), this may be the sign of a problem. It’s important to realize that why your dog is chewing and licking their paws is not just a bad habit, out of boredom or just a part of their daily grooming rituals.

This Could be Why Your Dog is Panting and Restless.

Although it may sometimes appear disturbing, panting in dogs is generally nothing unusual. However, if you notice excessive panting, regardless of your dog’s breed, it can be a warning sign and should not be ignored. There are several underlying problems that may manifest in excessive panting in your dog as an early sign of trouble…

Why is Your Dog Not Eating Anymore?

We all know that a dog’s appetite knows no bounds, so when your pet suddenly turns his nose up at food, it’s natural to be concerned. Until you sleuth out the reason, however, there’s no reason to start panicking. Before you book an appointment at the veterinarian, Here’s a short list of common reasons dogs reduce their food intake or stop eating entirely…

Basic Puppy Care – Training, Tips & Tricks

Unfortunately, dogs don’t come with a manual to tell you how to succeed at raising them. Here are some pointers to help smooth the way as you integrate this new member into the household. In this blog we discuss – creating a comfortable safe place, puppy-proofing your home, puppy discipline, a healthy diet, and training techniques.

Teeth Cleaning & Bad Breath in Dogs

Veterinarians are often disappointed to hear that not all of their clients take the time to periodically inspect the mouths of their pets. This missed opportunity to ward off illness and identify dental problems early is compounded by the fact that an estimated 80% of dogs have at least some degree of compromised oral health…