Why Do German Shepherds Drag Their Hind Legs?

German shepherd hind legs

I was recently in the Chicago suburbs enjoying a cafe latte outside while pounding away on my laptop when a man with a German Shepherd caught my attention. What I eventually saw was a German Shepherd that had a bit of a drag on his back legs. I couldn’t take my gaze off the two […]

Can My Cat Be A Blood Donor?

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For human beings, January is National Blood Donor month. Universal blood banks across the country and even worldwide, celebrate with massive marketing awareness campaigns. A person can give blood at anytime through a number of universal blood banks such as the Red Cross. Most people simply show up at a blood drive and are able […]

Poodles Like Water, But Can Poodles Swim?

Are you searching for a new puppy member for your happy and energetic family but don’t know where to begin? Wondering if a poodle puppy will fit into your lake family vacations, including jumping off docks and splashing around with the kids? This post is all about poodles liking water, and answering the question, can poodles […]

Do Poodles Get Along With Rabbits?

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The short answer is, no. Although poodles look cute and petite to us humans, they are more like stalkers to a bunny rabbit.  Very few know that poodles are actually some of the best hunters out there. In fact, the breed was initially developed for hunting waterfowl. With their hunting prowess and innate mastery, it […]

Does Acupuncture Work On Animals?

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Are you considering alternative treatments for a suffering pet that you are not completely sure will work or not? You may be apprehensive or not really sure if you should put your cat or dog through the stress of a vet visit only to realize it was for nothing. There is nothing worse than shuffling […]

The Absolute Best Breeds for First Time Dog Owners

Becoming a dog owner is a big step, and welcoming a new dog into your life is bound to fill your life with joy, happiness, and the occasional belly rub. Identifying what type of dog to adopt is tough! That is why this post is all about the absolute best breeds for first time dog […]

5 Warning Signs Your Dog Is Dehydrated

5 Warning Signs Your Dog Is Dehydrated

Dehydration, a lack of hydration in the body is as life threatening to a dog as it is for humans. Dehydration in a dog is a medical condition that causes the loss of such electrolytes in the body system as sodium, potassium and chloride. Each of these electrolytes are responsible for proper muscle function and […]

Pet Friendly Design Ideas[Updated 2022]

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Pet lovers know a cat or dog is a member of the family. We want our pets to be comfortable, happy and feel safe. So the question is, can you still have a beautiful home as a pet owner, or is everything covered in fur and pet proof ugly? Good news fellow animal lovers, when […]