If your dog’s muzzle is getting grey and arthritis pain is threatening to steal the joy from those golden years, you want to ensure your home is a safe and supportive environment—especially for senior dogs with mobility challenges. Integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby draws from her many years of loving and caring for senior dogs to share these eight practical ways to help your dog with arthritis at home.
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Searching for a trusted resource on senior dog care, dog wellness, and dog health issues? As an integrative veterinarian with 20+ years of experience, Dr. Julie Buzby shares comprehensive information on canine topics you care about. From senior dog health problems like canine arthritis to everyday dilemmas like stopping a dog's nail from bleeding, no dog health topic is too big or small. Find thoughtful answers, delivered with a healthy dose of encouragement, in Dr. Buzby's award-winning dog blog.
Tie back surgery for dogs with laryngeal paralysis can improve your dog’s quality of life after the difficult diagnosis. Read about two dogs, Max and Rusty, who underwent the surgery and emerged happier on the other side—plus, discover how you can receive love and support from other dog parents walking through the same uncertain situation.
Laser therapy for dogs is just one of many treatment options for your beloved senior dog. If your dog is slowing down and missing out on activities he loves due to pain and inflammation, laser therapy may be worth your consideration. Learn more as Dr. Jennifer Shepherd shares about the exciting technology helping dogs all over the country.
Allergies are a very common problem in dogs. Thankfully, veterinary medicine now has lots more to offer these patients than just Benadryl and prednisone, the “go-to” allergy medicine for dogs in prior decades. Integrative veterinarian Dr. Julie Buzby shares the ultimate guide to nine allergy medications and supplemental treatment options for dogs.