Category: Dog Health + Care

how to treat puppy diarrhea
Dog Health + Care

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 differentiate 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 […]

why is my dog sneezing
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Why Is My Dog Sneezing?

A sneezing dog is a normal encounter and can have many causes of which most are healthy behaviors. Dogs do not sneeze as often as humans do and allergies are the least possible cause. They would rather cough or have irritated skin. Common Causes of Dog Sneezing Sneezing in dogs can occur from different causes […]

how to bond with your dog
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How to Bond With Your Dog

There is no stronger bond between humans and animals than the relationship with man’s best friend. Dogs and humans have been living together for over 20,000 years. We may descend mostly from apes but our emotional connection with canines is that much closer. How did the human/dog bond establish and how do we improve the […]

how do dogs get worms
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How Do Dogs Get Worms?

When I got my first puppy, one of the first things my breeder and vet recommended to me was getting worm treatment for my dog. But why and how do dogs get worms? Especially newborn puppies have a high risk of getting infected with worms from the milk of their mother. Sometimes they can already […]

how long is a dog pregnant
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How Long are Dogs Pregnant? + Gestation Stages

Awaiting new puppies from your pregnant dog can be very exciting. In this post, we will cover “How long are dogs pregnant? What are the different Gestation Stages? What are the symptoms of pregnancy?” Now to answer the first question: Dogs are pregnant for about 63 days or 9 weeks, although it can vary by […]