If you know one thing about dogs, it’s that chocolate’s not good for them. But why? What is it about Nature’s Most Delicious Gift™ (don’t steal that, we came up with it) that’s so terribly harmful to Man’s Best Friend? Let’s get out our beakers and talk science. What’s in Chocolate? Chocolate is made from cocoa beans which […]
Some dogs shake their heads just to hear their collar tags jingle. (Wouldn’t you?!) Most dogs, though, they only shake their heads when their ears are bothering them. They can’t really reach them with their paws, afterall! If you’ve noticed your dog vigorously shaking their head from side to side, especially if it’s a behavior […]
It’s a running gag among dog owners that sometimes, hey!, dogs eat poop! It’s gross, yes, but is the practice of “coprophagia” unhealthy? And why on earth do they do it? Let’s talk about the (many) reasons dogs might eat poop – their own or other dogs’ – and what you should do about it. […]
There’s no reason this year can’t be the year your dog gets a little healthier. Whether your pup is suffering the consequences of long-term bad habits or you simply want to stave off the effects of old age for as long as possible, there are a lot of things you can do this year to […]
Bringing a new dog into your family? Here’s what our vets want you to know about getting your puppy started off on the right paw! See a veterinarian in your home.
Other than how often you see your veterinarian, what you feed your dog may have the single biggest impact on their overall health. Let’s talk about the different ways ways your dog’s food can impact everything from how long they live to how bad their flatulence smells. When Should I Switch My Puppy to Adult […]