5 Common Large Dog Breed Diseases
German Shepherds, Great Danes, Irish Wolfhounds, and Pyrenees breeds are at risk to several commonly seen diseases. Here are 5 you should be aware of.
What You Need to Know About Canine Cough (aka Kennel Cough)
Canine cough (also called “kennel cough”) is a common canine illness that is often transmitted between dogs who spend long periods of time together. It causes worrisome symptoms that often mimic those of other illnesses.
Coping with grief after your dog is gone: Talking with your children
Children should be taught from an early age the impermanence of life. How To Explain The Loss Of A Pet To Your Children As parents you may feel uncomfortable talking…
Spring, when poisons abound for dogs
With the arrival of spring and summer, people’s thoughts turn towards working in the yard and garden, but did you know Spring is also when poisons abound for dogs?
Dr. First gives tips on how to cope with the death of a pet
By Dr. Lewis First, Chief of Pediatrics at Vermont Children’s BURLINGTON, Vt. —One of the saddest questions I get from parents is how to help a child cope with the…