Category: Dog Health

Everything You Need to Know About Dog Jowls
Dog Health

Everything You Need to Know About Dog Jowls

Jowls are defined as loose flesh on the cheeks and throat. Every dog has this skin around his mouth but certain breeds are specifically bred to have floppy and unique looking jowls. But their purpose is not serving a cute wrinkly face, they are actually very important for dogs. The jowl protects the whole area […]

can dogs eat white or brown rice
Dog Health

Can Dogs Eat White or Brown​ Rice?

Rice is such a common food for us and even more common in Asian countries but can dogs eat rice too? The quick answer is yes but you will need to take some things into consideration before adding rice to your dog’s diet. Benefits of Feeding Rice Rice is often used as an ingredient in […]

can dogs eat eggs
Dog Health

Can Dogs Eat Eggs?

I am feeding my dog a raw diet since a few weeks and I wanted to incorporate a bit more protein into her meals. As I do not feed her dairy or wheat, eggs were the first thing that came to my mind. After a little bit of research, I found out that dogs can […]

how to treat puppy diarrhea
Dog Health

How to Treat Puppy Diarrhea

Puppies are a whole lot of work and we want them to have the best start in life possible. When I took my first puppy home, stress caused her very bad diarrhea. And she had a few problems with it afterwards because she puts everything in her mouth. Gladly, I could treat it at home […]

why is my puppy limping
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Why Is My Puppy Limping?

One week ago my puppy suddenly started limping in her right front leg which is definitely not a good sign as Rottweilers tend to have so many joint diseases. So we took her to the vet and got pain killers and the order to give her as much rest as possible for 10 days. We […]

Why Is My Dog Chewing on His Paws?
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Why Is My Dog Chewing on His Paws?

A dog that is chewing and licking on his paws is normal behavior and you have probably seen your dog doing this at least once. But if your dog is excessively chewing on his paws even when they are not dirty then there is probably something wrong. You will have to diffferenntiate normal grooming from […]

8 alarming signs your dog may be sick
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8 Alarming Signs Your Dog May Be Sick

It is not always easy to determine if your dog may be sick or in pain. The reason for that developed from their roots as wolves. Just like many groups, packs or herds, sick and weak animals have a high risk of getting killed and being abandoned from their group. So animals that are hurt […]