Among the things dog-parents dread hearing, there is this disease called heartworm. It is a condition that can be transferred by the bites of an infected mosquito and is extremely painful. In case you didn’t know, the heartworm is a condition when worms called Dirofilaria immitis cover the dog’s heart and other vital organs worms. […]
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Pug Dog Encephalitis (PDE) is a serious brain inflammation condition that is exclusive to pugs. Vets think that this condition is hereditary and approximately 1.2% of Pugs die of this condition.
So how can you identify it and what can you do about it?
Your dog’s tail is one of the most expressive parts of them – you can tell if your dog is happy, scared or excited simply by looking at their tails. However, your dog’s tail can find itself getting injured or subject to some genetic conditions. Luckily most tail problems can be identified by symptoms and […]
Eye problems are relatively common in dogs. Most are minor but can become serious if left untreated so in this article, we list the six most common problems every dog owner should be aware of.
There are several types of parasitic worms that can infest your dog. You often only realise that your dog has worms after the parasites have taken hold and your dog’s symptoms have become quite noticeable. Here is a summary of the most common, their symptoms and what to do about them.