My Dog Ate Dead Rabbit

If you discover your dog ate a dead rabbit, all you can do is wait and see. It’s not a medical emergency and chances are your pet will be just fine even if he’s been feasting on a dead rabbit crawling with maggots. There are, indeed, a few types of parasites your dog might be …

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Dog Ate Dead Mouse

When you discover that your dog just ate a dead mouse, try to get over the gross aspect as quickly as possible and focus on your pet’s safety.  Your biggest worry should be whether or not the mouse had been poisoned to death, as this is a medical emergency.  We’ll have a look at the …

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My Dog Ate My Guinea Pig

It is almost unarguable that cats and dogs are the most popular pets in the United States and the United Kingdom. However, another pet that is becoming quite popular in families is the guinea pig.  According to statistics, the population of guinea pigs in the United Kingdom is approximately 400 thousand. In the United States, the …

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My Dog Ate A Frog And Is Vomiting

One of my best friends tells a funny story about a Spaniel that he had. One of the spaniel’s favourite party tricks was running up and down by their garden pond barking loudly whenever he spotted a frog. I don’t think that the dog ever caught a frog but it kept him very fit! But …

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My Dog Ate Fishbones

With all the talk of how fantastic powerful omega oils are for our health and the health of our dogs, it is easy to see the attraction of feeding them to our dogs. And from a dog’s point of view, fish is very attractive. For a start it has a very, very strong odour.  And …

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My Dog Ate A Squirrel

My youngest Golden Retriever gets very excited by the sight of a squirrel in a tree and loves to chase them. Not that she has ever caught one because she hasn’t the raw speed or the prey drive. And I’m not convinced that if she did catch one, that she’d kill it. She is more …

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My Dog Ate A Bat

I am lucky. I live on the edge of a city and my house backs onto a field and when I take my dogs out for their last pee before bed quite often I can see bats swooping around. They fascinate me. Partly because they look so strange but also because in the UK they …

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Help! My Dog Ate A Maggot

That’s gross! When you see your adorable pooch eating maggots, it’s pretty disgusting, but as a loving pet parent you probably know dogs will eat most anything given half a chance. If you’re worried the maggots might harm your dog, just calm down, he’ll be fine! However, since this might happen again there’s a few …

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Help! My Dog Ate A Worm

Dogs and young puppies eat the strangest and most disgusting things, don’t they? And so, what should you do if your dog eats a worm? Try not to vomit with disgust?! Personally, the sight of an earthworm turns my stomach and so on the few occasions that my dogs have eaten a few has got …

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Can Dog’s Eat Ants?

I remember when my youngest Golden, Sylvie, as a puppy would stare intently at ants as they crawled across the patio in the summer. Her nose would almost be touching them as she was transfixed. Now as an adult she has graduated to staring intently at squirrels and pigeons- they don’t strain the eyes as …

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