Want to Help Animals? How to Assist Your Local Animal Shelter

Want to Help Animals? How to Assist Your Local Animal Shelter

Animal shelters across the country are filled to capacity. The ongoing animal control problem is part of the problem. The expense of caring for an animal is another. People simply cannot afford to keep their pets. Shelters require a great deal of help to continue caring for their animals. If you’re an animal lover, you…

4 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Healthy This Summer

4 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Healthy This Summer

Summer months can be difficult for any pet owner. During this time, dogs can suffer from a variety of seasonal problems that can affect their overall health and well-being. To ensure that your dog remains healthy throughout the summer months, you must first understand the most common problems they face.  These tips will ensure that your canine…

How Far Should You Walk an English Bulldog Each Day?

How Far Should You Walk an English Bulldog Each Day?

Of all dog breeds, English bulldogs are some of the least active and excitable. Yet, they need walks at least once a day. The fact that they are a relatively inactive breed does not mean they should be exempted from regular exercise. Regular exercise is very important for your dog’s quality of life. Adequate exercise…

How to Encourage Dog to Urinate After Surgery

How to Encourage Dog to Urinate After Surgery

Typically after surgery, particularly spay surgery, dogs have difficulty with urinating without assistance, and it can be a source of concern for the average pet owner. This difficulty may be due to boredom, lethargy, or weakness that come post-operation or the inability to pose to urinate. This article will give you practical tips and steps…

Can I Give My Dog Benadryl After Neutering?

Can I Give My Dog Benadryl After Neutering?

Benadryl, which is equally known as diphenhydramine, is an antihistamine that is both beneficial to human beings and dogs. Benadryl can treat a variety of health issues in dogs like allergy, itching, swelling, and inflammation. However, administering Benadryl to your dog comes with some side effects that will be discussed in this article. It will…

When To Take Cone off Dog after Neuter [How Long should it Be Left on him]

When To Take Cone off Dog after Neuter [How Long should it Be Left on him]

Cones, which are also known as Elizabethan collars or E-collars, are placed around dogs’ necks immediately after neuter treatment. Keeping the cone on your dog all the time is a great way to ensure that the wound or incision site heals as fast as possible. As the wound heals, it gets itchier for your dog…

How Many Times Can a German Shepherd Get Pregnant and Give Birth in a Year?

How Many Times Can a German Shepherd Get Pregnant and Give Birth in a Year?

German shepherds are a smart, beautiful, friendly, and sociable dog breed. This explains why they are in high demand. In this article, we’d be learning a couple of interesting facts about German shepherds and their birth circle. How Many Times Can a German Shepherd Get Pregnant in a Year? This depends on many factors. The…

When Should I Get My German Shepherd Spayed? Some Pros and Cons

When Should I Get My German Shepherd Spayed? Some Pros and Cons

For German Shepherd males, neutering or spaying refers to castration which has to do with the removal of both testicles surgically. For females, spaying involves removing both the womb and the ovaries. Spaying offers a variety of health, behavior, and lifestyle benefits for your German Shepherd. However, it’s very important to be well informed about…

What to Do if a Stray Dog Follows You [How to Get a Stray Dog to Stop Following You]

What to Do if a Stray Dog Follows You [How to Get a Stray Dog to Stop Following You]

Stray dogs can be very dangerous. Stray dogs can chase and maul people or other dogs when they are frightened, startled, or cornered. If you inadvertently pose a threat to them, they could become defensive and aggressive. However, if certain steps are taken, you can tame a stray dog and bring him home. In this…

Do Dogs Go to the Bathroom on a Plane? [What to Do if He Poops or Pees]

Do Dogs Go to the Bathroom on a Plane? [What to Do if He Poops or Pees]

Flying with your doggy companion can be a very fantastic experience especially if you miss him when you leave him behind on business trips and vacations. However, how and where your dog will pee or poop on the plane can be a bit challenging and distressing. If it’s your first time flying with your dog,…