Parents Share More (Germs) with Their Dogs than Their Children

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Who do parents share more with — their children or their dogs?
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Dogs Offer Crucial Help in Developing Cure for Human Dementia


Dementia patients may soon thank dogs for a cure
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Stem Cell Transplants Allow 2 Lucky Dogs to Feel Young Again

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Thanks to innovation and modern science, 2 healthy dogs in Wisconsin have been given a new lease on life.
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The Many Benefits of Foot Soaks for Dogs

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Did you know about 50 percent of foot licking and chewing can be alleviated by mechanically removing (rinsing off) allergens and other irritants collected on your dog’s paws?
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The Simple Home Remedy that Cures Most Canine Skin Issues – No Drugs Needed

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Between Rosco and the other members of our pack, I deal with a lot of minor skin abrasions, cuts, infections and hot spots.
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Canine Wobbler Syndrome

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Wobbler syndrome is a disease of the cervical spine in the area of the neck, in which the spinal cord and spinal cord nerve roots are compressed.
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Why Does My Dog Eat Poop?


Although the thought of this activity is nauseating, there is actually one stage in a pet’s life when coprophagia is expected.
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Better than Tomato Juice as a Skunk Rinse…


Today I want to give you my skunk rinse recipe, and here’s hoping you never have to use it!

What to Do If Your Dog Gets the Flu


The canine influenza virus (CIV) is a relatively new virus and is part of the canine infectious respiratory disease complex, also known as ‘kennel cough.’

The Latest Recalled Dog Foods All Contain This Ingredient


In early December, three pet food recalls were initiated due to aflatoxin levels above the ‘acceptable’ limit.

Does Your Dog Get Along with Other Dogs?


Many dog owners one day realize their pet no longer seems interested in being with other canines. Their formerly social dog has grown standoffish when other dogs are around.

Cancer in Dogs

Cancer sucks. On a (somewhat) positive note, more dogs than ever before are living long enough to develop cancer, thanks to great home care and preventative care.
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