This is the real-life story of a dog named Howard who demonstrated initially subtle (but rapidly escalating) signs of pain associated with a sudden tear of his stomach. The videos (along with pictures and descriptions) are a powerful illustration of signs your dog is in pain.
Common Dog Health Problems
Ready to plant an outdoor garden? Before you grab your garden trowel and dig in, read what we’ve dug up on outdoor plants that are dangerous to dogs. We’ve uncovered some of the most common plants that are popular choices for many gardeners, yet are potentially poisonous for our canine companions. In this article, you’ll […]
Benadryl (also known as diphenhydramine) is extremely safe for dogs. Unlike many other human medications that have marked potential for causing harm, oral Benadryl has a wide margin of safety. And even though it’s not a drug I administer or prescribe often, it’s safe and helpful for treating several conditions in dogs.
Canine hip dysplasia (CHD) ranks seventh for the most common congenital diseases in dogs, according to 2018 claims data from ASPCA Pet Health Insurance. Although a portion of those claims involved surgical treatment, most owners elect for conservative management, including supplements and medicine for hip dysplasia in dogs. And thankfully, according to a study published […]