How to Express Your Dog’s Anal Glands

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Should you drain your dog’s glands? There seems to be a split on this; some say yes the dog needs to have the glands drained manually and some say no. But do you know how to express your dog's anal glands? In the case of doubt, always consult your veterinarian. But let us take it from the beginning! What exactly do the...

What’s Wrong With My Dog?

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Dogs cannot talk to us when they do not feel well! We have figure out what is wrong with our dog by how they are acting, which can be difficult. Unless you are absolutely sure of what is wrong you should take your dog to the vet and allow a professional to address the problem. Signs your dog may be ill There are...

How to Brush Your Dog’s Teeth

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Do you wonder about brushing your dog’s teeth? What type of products do you use? What age should the dog be to brush his teeth? How often should you brush the dog’s teeth? Let's take it from where it all starts! When should you start brushing your dog’s teeth? You can start when the dog is a pup but you can also get an older...

How Often Should you Wash your Dog

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How often should you bathe your dog? This will depend on the breed of the dog, what type of fur it has, and if there are any skin issues that you need to take into account. The general rule While there is no specific rule as to how often you should bathe your dog, the general rule is once a month. Again,...

How To Get Rid of Fleas on Dogs

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If you have a dog, you have probably, at some time, had a flea problem. Of course, some people are lucky and take all the necessary precautions, but that is not to say your dog (or your home) will never be invaded by these pesky little bloodsuckers! Fortunately, fleas need not have a lasting effect on your dog, and your,...

How to Care for a Chihuahua Puppy

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Thinking about getting a Chihuahua puppy? Great, this article will help you decide if the Chihuahua is the right dog for you. Chihuahua Personality These little dogs behave differently than most. It has to do with the parent of the dogs and the line of Chihuahua dogs that the pup comes from. Some of these can be very antisocial and downright mean....

How To Groom a Dog at Home with Clippers

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His overly long fur hangs in his eyes, while the knots drive you crazy. Yes, it is that time again, and Fido is not looking his best. Fido, in fact, needs a haircut and good grooming session to look his gorgeous best once more. Time for a trip to the doggy beauty parlor, right? Perhaps so, but how about doing the...

Best Pomeranian Grooming Styles With Pictures

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The Pomeranian is a small dog with a thick coat that is fluffy. But which are the best pomeranian grooming styles? Their coat is actually a double coat; the undercoat is thick soft fur which supports the plain coarse-textured hair of the topcoat. Home grooming or use a professional groomer? Should you groom your pomeranian at home or take the dog to a...

Should I Spay My Female Dog? Cost, Pros and Cons

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Having a dog spayed is a responsible way of keeping the canine population in check. Every year, thousands of dogs land up in shelters and euthanized because nobody wants them. Making sure your girl does not add to this unwanted population is a responsible thing to do. Besides curbing population growth, spaying also prevents a number of possible health issues...

What is Holistic Dog Food?

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We want to feed our dog a well-balanced nutritious meal. How do we do that? There are plenty of good foods on the market. But do you know exactly what holistic dog food is? Is there a standard when it comes to dog food and it being all natural or holistic? Defining holistic dog food When it comes to dog food and the...