Category Archives: Do you know?

How Do I Figure Out What Breed My Dog Is?

How do I figure out what breed my dog is? This has to be one of the most common questions asked by dog owners. While it may not always be possible to determine a particular dog’s breed heritage, it is getting easier. Ways to Identify Your Dog’s Breed Unless a dog is purchased directly from […]

10 Most Common Pet Injuries and Accidents

Dog injuries most frequently seen by veterinarians? Here’s a list of the top 10 pet accidents as compiled by WebMD. Is your pet well-protected from these common mishaps that lead to unexpected trips to the vet? Foreign body ingestion: Dogs in particular are at risk for eating things they shouldn’t. Being hit by a car: Consider […]

Why Do Dogs Itch?

If your dog is frequently scratching, you may suspect a problem with fleas. But fleas are far from the only cause of skin irritations and itches. Insect bites and stings are fairly common on dogs. Some cause minimal to no symptoms, while others can cause a life threatening allergic reaction. The most common signs of […]