Can a 12 year old dog get pregnant?

You’d be surprised to know just how many people ask this question, not to mention those who wished they had asked the same thing before it was too late. People sort of assume that past a certain age, when they consider their faithful dog to be old they don’t have to worry about surprise pregnancies. …

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Why does my old dog poop while sleeping?

An old dog laying down asleep

How to deal with old dogs pooping in their sleep Well, that was a nasty surprise! Finding your dog sleeping in its own filth is quite a shock. You’ve had that dog for years and you’ve never had to deal with this mess since it was only a puppy. It took you a bit to …

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Is your senior dog falling asleep standing up?

If we’re being honest, dogs tend to fall asleep in strange positions, but what does it mean when your senior dog falls asleep standing up? If your old friend has been falling asleep whilst standing up then I can imagine you’re feeling all sorts of confusing emotions, especially if you’ve never seen them do this …

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Dog Has Trouble Getting Up But Walks Fine: 5 Possible Causes

Your dog is your best friend, and you only want the absolute best for him. It’s the same for all good doggy parents, and that’s why you’re reading this blog. So, maybe your Rover is a bit older, or perhaps he had an injury or suffered from some genetic condition. Either way, he’s having trouble …

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Senior Dog No Longer Barks

It’s inevitable that once you get a dog they will become your best friend, But with all that being said, there are understandably some downsides. Realising your dog’s ageing, is one of the hardest things to come to terms with, especially when it becomes more apparent. Your four- legged friend is suddenly falling down and …

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What is the life expectancy of my old dog with a heart murmur?

With age comes an inevitable decline in health and vitality. Our pets are unfortunately subject to such deterioration the same way us humans are. Finding out that your dog is having heart problems can be very frightening. You’re suddenly forced to confront the reality that your dog isn’t going to be around forever. A heart …

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Is your 11 year old dog sleeping a lot?

As your dog gets older, just like with humans, certain ailments and challenges will begin to form. One thing you’ll notice is that unlike with humans, dogs tend to sleep a lot more than usual as they progress deeper into their senior years. It can be frightening when your dog is in such a deep …

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Why has my senior dog got bad breath?

Most of us care very deeply for our pets and we try our best to keep them in optimal health throughout their lives. As young pups that are full of energy and curiosity, it seems our dogs can get away with almost anything without suffering too many serious consequences. But as they get older, that …

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Does My Senior Dog Need an Appetite Stimulant?

As your dog ages and becomes more senior, their needs change. After many joyful years with your fur-covered member of the family, you’ve probably done everything in your power to give your dog a healthy and happy life. And one of the big changes is a sudden lack of appetite.  In this article, I want …

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