Monthly Archives: August 2011

Dog Health Issues – Preventive Care Means Healthy Dogs

Dogs Health Issues – Dogs can stay healthy through preventative care practices.  You don’t want a dog or cat to contract some disease that could have been easily prevented.  The cost of treating the pet for the disease will be … Continue reading

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Cat Health Issues–Protect Your Cat from These Common Toxins

I have discussed cat health issues on this blog having to do with food toxic to cats.  But there are many other common household items that our dogs and cats should avoid. 

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Dog Health Issues – Don’t Leave Your Dog in a Hot Car

Dog Health Issues – Dog owners can make one tiny mistake and lose their log forever.  Leaving your dog in a parked car, even on fairly cool days, can be fatal to your dog. Many times a dog owners leaves … Continue reading

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Cat Health Issues–Inactivity & Over-Eating Lead to a Fat Cat

We are seeing too many fat cats around these days.  The same goes for overweight dogs.  This can lead to very serious cat health issues over time. I have relatives that own 2 dogs and 4 cats.  In fact, my … Continue reading

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Dog Health Issues – Do We Need Pet Insurance?

Dog Health Issues – Dog and cat insurance is becoming more common these days.  Do we need pet insurance? I think this is a very good question.  I am aware of several situations where the veterinarian cost for treating a … Continue reading

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Dog Health Issues–Get Your Overweight Dog to Lose Weight #2

Part 1 of this post discussed how dogs become overweight and a couple of tips on helping your dog lose weight.  Part 2 of this post gives you specific steps to follow to get control of your dog’s weight. How … Continue reading

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Dog Health Issues–Get Your Overweight Dog to Lose Weight #1

According to many veterinarians, obesity is the most common nutrition-related problem of dogs and cats.  By some estimates, overweight pets make up 25 to 40 percent of the dog and cat population. Pet obesity can lead to many serious conditions … Continue reading

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Dog Health Issues – Don’t Ignore Your Dog’s Dental Health

Dog Health Issues – Do you brush your dog’s teeth regularly?  Is your dog’s dental hygiene an important priority for you? If not, then you are certainly not by yourself.  I have heard that a minimum of 70% of dog … Continue reading

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Dog Health Issues – Foods to Avoid

There are certain foods that our dogs should avoid.  This is a subject not to be taken lightly. I am personally not a fan of giving my dog table food.  We feed our dog a very healthy dog food.  It … Continue reading

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Dog Health Issues – Poor Dental Health Leads to Poor Health

Dog Health Issues – Your pets’ dental health is critical to their overall health. Current Data Shows that Approximately 80% of All Cats and Dogs Have Some Form of Dental or Gum Disease by the Age of 3.  This is … Continue reading

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