All posts in "Dog Health Care"
Share

Why Does Chocolate Kill Dogs? How to Prevent Poisoning

By Ripley

Can dogs die from chocolate poisoning?YES! Chocolate toxicity occurs because pet parents lower their guard. No-one ever sets out to poison their pet…and yet it happens all too easily. As an example, take the following real-life situation: Mrs. W had just been discharged from hospital after a serious illness. A steady stream of well-wishers called, bearing gifts […]

Share

How to Help Even the Worst Travel Sick Dog Get Better!

By Ripley

Is a car journey with your dog an adventure for all the WRONG reasons? Travelling with a travel sick dog is a trial and no mistake. But it doesn’t have to be that way.Even the worst doggy traveller isn’t without hope. So instead of avoiding that short drive to the woods or long trip to see […]

Share

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

By Ripley

It’s one of life’s little mysteries: Why do dogs eat grass? Or is it. But wait…you say…Dogs eat grass to make themselves sick. Everyone knows that! A-ha! Gotcha. Experts (presumably with plenty of time on their hands) have studied how many dogs vomit after eating grass. And the surprising answer is “Not very many.” As it turns out, there’s […]

Share

Pet Insurance for Yorkshire Terriers: The Rapunzel of the Dog World

By Ripley

Tips to Finding The Best Pet Insurance for Your Yorkshire TerrierA dog originally bred for hunting rats and protecting their home, pet insurance for Yorkshire terriers will give your dog protection against unforeseen vet bills.  Yorkshire terriers don’t shed. Instead, their hair grows just like human hair. Indeed, left to grow some Yorkies are capable […]

Share

Pet Insurance for Chihuahuas: Protecting your Big-Little Dog

By Ripley

Tips to Finding The Best Pet Insurance for Your ChihuahuaDodge big vet bills for your small dog with pet insurance for Chihuahuas. It’s said that the ancient ancestors of the modern Chihuahua, had mystic powers and were able to heal the sick, see into the future, and safely guide the souls of the dead to the […]

Share

Pet Insurance for Poodles: Keep your Greatest Showpup Happy and Healthy

By Ripley

Poodles are great little performers with star quality. Their intelligence, trainability, and natural athleticism means they learn tricks quickly. Indeed, it’s often more tricky to find the best pet insurance for poodles. To keep your best buddy turning tricks, means looking after their health. Although a robust breed (after all, those gorgeous fur pom-poms of fur […]

Share

15 Steps to Solve Separation Anxiety in Dogs

By Ripley

How to Stop Separation Anxiety in Dogs?Shake up your leaving routineSlip out a different doorLow key departuresMake home a nice place to beLow key homecomingsReward quietnessResist the urge to comfort your canineDoggy distractionsWatch your body languagePlenty of exerciseStretch those apron stringsDecrease the dog’s dependency on youBasic trainingNever punish the dog…no matter what the devastationMedicationWhich of […]

Share

Is a Teacup Dog Right for You?

By Ripley

Teacup Dogs? There Not Everybody’s Cup of Tea.Take a cute thing – like a toy dog breed – and make it smaller. Does its cuteness diminish? No! Instead, the smaller something is, the more cute-appeal it has. Ta-dah! Teacup dogs. Whilst teacup dogs are arguably the cutest thing ever, it’s important to look deeper than […]

Page 2 of 6