Can Trazodone Kill A Dog?

Just like humans, dogs are prone to anxiety and high levels of stress. Our furry friends are constantly exposed to sounds, sights and situations that they may not understand.  They have to endure deafening thunderstorms, unwanted visits to the vet, unfamiliar strangers entering their space, and the list goes on.  While some dogs have the …

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Should I Use Milk for Dog Constipation?

If your dog gets constipated, he’ll be just as miserable as you are when things get backed up. Everyone has their surefire remedy for constipation, but what can you do about your dog? Should I use milk for dog constipation? Should I use over-the-counter laxatives? You obviously want to help your pooch relieve himself as …

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Why Is My Dog Cold To The Touch?

So your dog comes around for the usual caresses, and you instantly notice that they feel much colder than normal. Well, it’s not often that a dog’s body feels cold, so it’s natural to be concerned if your dog feels cold to touch.  The most common reason as to why this happens is the weather. …

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Why Are There Lumps On My Puppy’s Belly? 10 Reasons

Having a new puppy changes your life quite a bit, and at the same time as it can result in a lot of fun and happiness it can also result in a lot of stress and worry. The stress and worry part can sometimes even overwhelm the happiness, particularly if there appears to be something …

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Why Is My Dog Clearing It’s Throat?

You’re back from a run with your furkid, just like you do every day. Suddenly, he sticks out his neck and lets out this unearthly, goose-honking cough. What on earth? You nearly keel over from shock, then rush in, frantically checking him for signs of being possessed by something extra-terrestrial. Did Loki get into your …

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Why Is My Male Dog Leaking Clear Fluid?

A wet patch on a rug

The mystery puddle. This is one of those things that baffle many pet owners. Your dog lies down for a quick nap and when he wakes up there’s a conspicuous wet spot where he slept. What is that? There are various causes that might explain the mystery puddle and most of them are benign, so …

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How Does Phenobarbital Affect My Dog’s Back Legs

This article is for all of you dog owners who unfortunately have dogs who suffer from seizures. And whose seizures are being managed by a specific medication, Phenobarbital. The real focus of the article is specifically on the affect that taking this medication can have on your dog’s back legs. And whether the affect is …

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Vetmedin Killed My Dog

As a fellow dog owner who lost a dog due to a blood disorder, I, too, know how painful and raw it feels to lose a beloved pet. In situations like this, there was nothing I could possibly do other than grieve for my loss as I was simply not looking to put the blame …

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Dog Leaves Odorless Wet Spot

A wet patch on a rug

Many pet parents are confronted with this problem – their beloved dog lies down for a nap and when he gets up there’s an odorless wet spot left on the couch. Even more baffling, the dog acts like nothing’s happened. There’s no guilty look on his face like he knows he’s done something wrong. Well, …

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What does Parvo smell like?

Parvo smells like bad news. Very bad news. You know your dog, you know his bathroom habits and more than you’d like to know about their poop. If you see your dog acting differently, feeling unwell and you notice a distinctive strong sickly-sweet smell coming from their feces, you have to assume it’s Parvo and …

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