Dog Health

  • Upper respiratory infection in dogs

    Upper Respiratory Infection in Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

    Upper respiratory infection in dogs is a condition that affects the throat, bronchial passageways, and nasal cavities. The infection presents symptoms quite similar to the common cold in humans. The disease is common in dogs with compromised immune systems and…

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  • Why Do Dogs Get Stuck During Mating, Copulatory Tie in Dogs

    Copulatory Tie in Dogs: Why Do Dogs Get Stuck During Mating

    During the mating process in dogs, the male and female dogs will get stuck together for a period of time and turn their rare ends to each other. This process is called the tie or copulatory tie and lasts for…

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  • Why Are My Dog’s Nipples Enlarged?

    Your female dog’s mammary glands are a source of nutritious milk for her puppies. During pregnancy, which happens after successful mating when the female dog is in heat, the breasts and nipples will become enlarged in readiness for breastfeeding. However,…

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  • Does Neutering Help With Aggression in Male Dogs

    Does Neutering Help With Aggression in Male Dogs?

    If you’re a dog owner, there’s a very high likelihood that you’ve overheard the theory of neutering aggressive dogs as a taming technique. Most people believe that castrating an aggressive male dog will fix the problem. But what do science…

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  • How to Tell if Your Dog Has a Fever

    9 Ways to Tell if Your Dog Has a Fever

    While it can be easy to tell if your dog isn’t feeling well, some signs and symptoms can be subtle and hard to spot. Fever in dogs, for example, needs one to be keen and know the signs to look…

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  • What Causes Hot Spots on Dogs

    Hot Spots on Dogs: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

    Keeping your dog healthy and full of life requires you to always be on the lookout for symptoms of different health issues. This way, you can take immediate action and help your fluffy friend stay healthy and live longer. One…

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  • do dogs go through menopause

    Do Female Dogs Go Through Menopause?

    The term menopause refers to the cessation of a female’s reproductive cycle and happens at the end of the childbearing period. It is the period where they can no longer experience menstruation, produce eggs or naturally get pregnant (unless induced…

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