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Cat allergies are very common and when cat has allergies, it means the immune system is overly sensitive to certain everyday substances. And, also the body begins to identify them as dangerous and tries to rid itself of these substances. It may show a variety of symptoms like vomiting, diarrhea, snoring caused by an inflamed throat and a little anxiety. To know more about the anxiety in cats you should visit the veterinarian. Cats who have allergies to what they eat...

Dogs are more than lovable companions and research continues to show that there are many benefits of having a dog. The discovery shows that while dogs are man’s best friend, there are still some interesting facts about dogs that can surprise us. There are many benefits to having a dog, and one of the most important is that they are good for your health. Having a dog also increases the chances you’ll go for walks and play in the park. Here...

Obesity is a nutritional disease which is usually defined as overweight. Excess of body fat in obese dogs is due to over nourishment and less ability to exercise. Also some dogs have a tendency to retain weight are the most at risk for becoming obese. Obesity is one of the common dog disease which have adverse health effects. Obesity can cause reduction in the lifespan. It usually occurs in middle-aged dogs and generally in those dogs who are between the...

Arthritis is most common ailments seen in the pets which range from middle-aged to older pets. Arthritis in dogs often caused by osteoarthritis. Bones within the joints are covered with a thin layer of very smooth cartilage for free movement. In arthritic dogs cartilage within the joint undergoes with changes. Due to which it become less smooth, resulting in the bone surfaces rubbing together. It cause changes within the affected joints that are very painful for the pets. Check out the...

Having a trained dog isn’t the same as having a balanced dog, but it is important for your dog know few basic commands. So where do you start with dog obedience training? You could take a class and you can do it by yourself. With the right attitude, it will be fun for both you and your dog. Check now the Do's and Don'ts of "Dog Obedience Training" through the infographic below by "eastbaydogtrainers": Here we have some more Do's of "Dog...

Just like people, dogs have unique and wonderful personalities. They experience feelings just like us humans. But their way of communicating those feelings can be very different. It would make things a lot easier if they could just talk to us. Since that’s not going to happen any time soon we humans need to learn to understand their language. Understanding your dog is very vital in having a positive relationship with your dog. Because knowing what they’re “saying” can make...

It is said that dog is a man’s best friend. To help your best friend live a healthy life, you should know some of the most common dog diseases and what you can do about them. Providing a safe home with food, water, exercise and shelter can help lead your pet to a long and healthy life. These are very important aspects to make your dog happy. A big part of caring for your dog is being aware of the...

We all love to spoil our pets by giving them a tasty treat once in a while, but not all foods that they enjoy are suitable for feeding your pets. You probably want to share all your delicious people food with your pup. Sometimes being a good pet parent is knowing when to say “No.” Toxic foods for dogs can cause all sorts of health problems. Even if your dog has eaten these foods in the past with no problems, these...

Deciding what to feed your dog is something you should take seriously. Apart from exercise and mental health, diet is the biggest contributor to well being of your dog . The eating habits we set up will lead to long and healthy life and programming of our loved ones. Check out the infographic by "Green Lane Farm" and know some amazing foods that are healthy for your dogs. There are plenty of human foods that we can share with our dogs, but...

Arthritis is a painful condition for all affected dogs. Treatment for arthritis in dogs aims towards reducing pain and maintaining joint mobility and this is best accomplished by using a combination of treatments. Exercise is also important for arthritic dogs but should have low impact to avoid stress on damaged joints. Exercising also helps in weight management which is critical in canine arthritis. Various forms of medication can be used to protect your pet's joints from arthritis. Acupuncture and massage are...