My Dog Ate A Mushroom And Is Throwing Up

If you have just seen your dog eat a mushroom and then throw up, then you need to act fast. I mean if you have just given your dog a bite of your mushroom pizza and then seen them vomit, your dog will probably be fine. The mushroom didn’t agree with them but the body …

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Help! My Dog Ate Grape Jelly

Is your dog a thief? A sneaky raider of any item that has been left on a kitchen work surface? Years ago, one of my dogs used to put her front paws onto the kitchen counter and lick from the sugar bowl! Fortunately, it never seemed to do her much harm and it taught us …

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How Much Goat’s Milk Should I Give To A Puppy?

Most puppies are looked after by their mother.  But in some cases that isn’t always possible. Sometimes, mother’s tragically die in labour or soon after which means that you have a whole litter to feed. But at other times individual puppies might be rejected by their mother meaning that you will have to step in. …

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Can Chicken Broth Cause Diarrhea In Dogs?

These are strange times that we live in or at least that is my excuse for focusing so much on the role that chicken has in causing or preventing diarrhea in our dogs! You can read about boiled chicken here and on another day I wrote about whether chicken broth needs to be diluted before …

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Can Boiled Chicken Give My Dog Diarrhea?

Is your head spinning? Are you looking for a simple home remedy to remedy your dog’s dose of diarrhea? Your gut (sorry for the pun) told you to go with boiled chicken but from what you have read, you are no longer sure? Lots of different and contradictory information. Many people claim that boiled chicken …

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Should I sprinkle Parmesan cheese on dog food?

Do you often feel a pang of guilt when you’re making dinner for the family and your trusted dog just sits there with a sad and resigned look in his eyes? He knows he’s not getting any of the yummy food you’re making.  While it is true that a human diet is not exactly suitable …

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Can I Give My Dog Out Of Date Meat?

It sometimes happens that we, as dog owners, pick up a can of dog food from our cupboard only to realize that it’s already a couple of weeks or even a month past its “best by” date. It could be that we’ve had the dog food there for a while and simply forgot or we …

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Can I Give My Dog Human Vitamin B Complex?

If you’re a healthy adult who’s somewhat fit or at least generally active, you might have a bottle of two of multivitamins lying around the house. It’s completely normal for us to pop a chewable vitamin in the morning or before bed, but what if we give human vitamins to our dog too? Is it …

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Can Dogs Eat Raw Bacon?

One thing that both humans and dogs have in common is that they both love the smell of bacon. It is an all too familiar situation for all dog owners, you are cooking up some bacon and your dog is immediately by your side demanding some too. So, is it safe to share your precious …

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Does Peanut Butter Help Dogs With Diarrhea?

Dog diarrhea is a fairly common cause of distress in dogs and every dog owner knows how unpleasant an episode can be. The intensity, frequency and severity of the illness is largely  dependent on the cause and will also vary from dog to dog. In most cases, an episode of dog diarrhea will be due …

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