Routine ear care starts immediately with looking in the ears daily, playing with the ears and sticking your finger just inside the ear for the pup to get use to handling of the ears. Gradually add the use of a cotton ball in the ear, that is dry, so that this is not a scary…
Eyes should always look bright, clear, the whites of the eye should be white and have no discharge. Sometimes eyes will have a clear liquid discharge, a white gooey discharge, red liquid discharge or black/brown debris. These types of discharge is normal responses that the body can have for various reasons.
During the winter season we need to take a few precautions to keep the dogs safe. Here are some common concerns about winter safety and dogs!
Ovariohysterectomy (OVH) is the medical word for spay for female dogs. When a dog has an OVH, the ovaries and uterus are surgically removed, typically at 6 months of age. Dogs have a heat cycle every 6 months, starting between 6 to 9 months old.
Urinary issues can be very common among dogs. Learn about eight of the most common issues here!