IVDD in Dachshunds: Lady Penelope’s Experience Lady Penelope (Penny to her friends) is a seven-year-old miniature Dachshund who lives in Australia with her owners, Sharelyn and Kane, and her Dachshund housemate, Gidget GoLightly. Penny and Sharelyn have become enthusiastic fans of Dr. Buzby’s ToeGrips® dog nail grips since the sweet dog, who suffered from IVDD, became […]
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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.
The idea for today’s post, How to Communicate with Your Deaf Dog, came from Diana Trout, a ToeGrips® dog nail grips enthusiast. Diana wanted to share how she is using hand signals to communicate with her older dog Luke who is becoming deaf. If you have a question about your dog’s health or a solution […]
Thomas Neil Rodriguez has been giving Poh, his 15-year-old lab mix, the adventure of a lifetime since the dog was diagnosed with kidney failure and several inoperable tumors. They have been traveling across the U.S. checking all sorts of sights off their bucket list. The duo made a visit to meet Dr. Julie Buzby, integrative […]
What does healthy aging look like for your dog? How can proactive dog parents advocate for their faithful companions through every stage of life—from rowdy puppy days through the slower senior years? As an integrative veterinarian, I’m a proponent of the team approach to caring for your dog’s whole health–your dog’s mind, body, and spirit. […]