Category Archives for "Dog Health"

Dementia In Dogs – Symptoms And Treatment

Dementia in DogsDementia in dogs, which is more common in older dogs, is also known as Canine Cognitive Dysfunction. Affected dogs will display symptoms similar to Alzheimer’s disease in humans. The dog experiences deterioration of brain capacity resulting in loss of memory and motor function. Much of the training the dog much earlier in his […]

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Is Benadryl Safe For My Dog?

​The short answer to this question is “yes.” Benadryl is safe for dogs. It is one of the few drugs that is recommended by veterinarians for over the counter use. It is reasonably safe but, as with any drug, it is a good idea to find out the dosage levels, the benefits and side effects […]

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DIY Dog Remedies

Dogs are susceptible to a number of complaints. The ingredients to make remedies for these complaints  Are often available in your own home. Here is a collection of easy to make remedies for some of the more common dog problems.[tcb-script async=”” src=”//”][/tcb-script] [tcb-script] (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); [/tcb-script] 1. Homemade Dog Paw Balm via […]

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How To Clean Your Dog’s Teeth

On the Labrador Training HQ blog, Jim Wright has written an article which stresses the importance of dental hygiene for dogs. He outlines the common dental issues for dogs as well as some of the more serious complications that can occur. He recommends a routine for canine dental hygiene and outlines a seven step method for […]

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Does Your Dog Have Lungworm?

Outdoor exercise provides your dog with much more than just physical activity It is an important source of mental stimulation too. A recent post on the blog gives a list of suggestions that would make outings more stimulating for your dog.Lungworms are a parasite which affects dogs. In the early stages in of its […]

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Watch Out For Heatstroke In Dogs

Heatstroke is dangerous for dogs as well as humans. It is important to be able to recognize the symptoms of heatstroke in dogs as well as to know what to do to help. The tractive blog has an some advice which will help you to recognize the signs of heatstroke and take the appropriate action if […]

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