Dog Health

Aquaphor is a petroleum jelly ointment product used by people for skin treatment. It is also safe to use on the skin of your dog according to Embrace Pet Insurance JUST REMEMBER: If your dog is injured or you plan to apply any medicines or creams then consult your vet

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Yes, you can use Lotrimin on your dog according to Pets WebMD as they state Antifungal creams can be used on a dog for ringworm infections. Lotrimin is also known as clotrimazole and Triazole antifungals is a group to which Lotrimin belongs. It is used to treat fungal infections. JUST

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Is A&D ointment is safe for your dog?Although the medication is meant for humans, it can also be used to treat rashes on dogs and puppies according to Dolores Animal Hospital.JUST REMEMBER: Before administering any medication or creams to your dog please contact your vet first to double check.The ointment

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Yes, you can use antiseptic solutions like Bactine on dogs according to PetMd if they have small wounds or grazes. JUST REMEMBER: Before administering any medication or creams to your dog please contact your vet first to double check.However, there are things to be careful with and some do's and don't

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Statistics show that more than 50% of domestic dogs are classified as overweight or obese and it's talked about often HOWEVER you rarely hear anyone talk about underweight dogs but that's a big problem too.Most of the time, weight loss in dogs is connected to health conditions but sometimes...Just like human beings, dogs

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Dogs, just like people, can suffer from fungal infections.Some are caused by the dog’s body yeast others are started by parasitic fungi. Sometimes these infections can be found in the ears and this is especially common in dogs with long floppy ears. Some dogs are also prone to fungal skin infections called

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Have you ever turned the light off and suddenly your dog gets anxious or scared? Can dogs be afraid of the dark? We totally understand that darkness can be quite unnerving for children and even some adults. We can thank horror movies for that. But what about dogs they haven't

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Can a spayed dog go into heat? Obviously common sense tells us "no" because spaying means the ovaries have been removed which removes the "heat cycle". But life and science just aren't always that clear cut so there's a few technicalities to the question. Let's go over the different situations...

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If you're worried about whether your dog can catch a cold from your cat or that it already has that's understandable as no one wants to see their pets sick. When your feline friend lets out a dramatic sneeze, you probably don’t think much of it. You may even laugh at

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Have you noticed that your dog is only interested in mounting other males? Or that your bitch is very, very interested in other lady dogs? Perhaps you're wondering, is my dog gay? Well, the answer to that question is a little more difficult than it seems. First, we need to

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You may be wondering whether your dog can be declawed.  You may be wondering this because your dog has scratched your new sofa to pieces. Or perhaps they have dug up your new carpet? Maybe your dog gets a bit too excited and accidentally claws you and others when it

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Everyone can suffer from a little gas problem from time to time.Sometimes, we even blame the dog for the stink in the room, instead of owning up ourselves, right? However, what happens if it really is your dog that is the one guilty of gas and stinking up your house? Are

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If your dog is sick then you're right to consider what the best dog food is for Hypothyroidism because you certainly don't want to make your dog more ill by feeding the wrong foods. As with any change to a dog, it is important to consult with a veterinarian before assuming

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Dislocated joints are painful and awkward for dogs and they will require medical attention but they aren’t usually the end of the world. Dislocated joints are usually pretty simple fixes but they will need treatment of some sort. PetMD suggest there are 3 different treatments options and VCA lists various options

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