Why is there green discharge coming from my female dog in heat?

As a pet parent, you worry when something seems wrong with your dog. After all, they are a part of your family. You probably don’t give much thought to your dog’s vagina, unless you notice something is wrong.  If your female dog has a green discharge, there are several potential causes. It can indicate a …

Why is a green discharge coming from my male dog’s penis?

It’s the one part of your male dog you prefer to pretend doesn’t exist. No owner wants to get overly familiar with their dog’s penis. We know it’s there, but tend to ignore it, understandably.  Despite our natural discomfort, your dog’s penis health is important. If you notice green discharge coming from their penis, it …

Why Do Dogs Get Weird If You Bark at Them?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to have a conversation with your dog? The logical thing to do would be to talk to them in their “canine” language, right? Barking at your dog seems like a great way to communicate on their level and could be a fun bonding exercise (depending on …

Why is my dog throwing up and is lethargic?

It’s common for dogs to throw up occasionally. Perhaps they were digging in the trash, and helped themselves to something they shouldn’t be eating. Perhaps you switched their food, upsetting their digestive system.  When dogs are vomiting, or vomiting and experiencing diarrhea, but seem fine otherwise, you have little to worry about. However, when they …

Can I give my dog beef broth?

As a loving pet owner, you want to feed your dog to have the best nutrition possible. You may have heard about beef broth for dogs, and wonder if its a good idea.  Beef broth can be a healthy addition to your dog’s diet, as long as you follow some basic guidelines.  Can I give …

What happens if my dog ate a whole chicken wing?

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You are enjoying some chicken wings. You get up for just a moment. When you come back, you find your dog helping themselves to your meal.  You know that chicken wings are bad for dogs, so you are worried. What happens when a dog eats a chicken wing? What should you do?  What happens if …

Why Does My Dog Snore When Awake?

Do you ever wonder why your dog snores when he’s awake? It’s a common question that many pet owners ask, and the answer is actually quite simple. Dogs snore when they are awake for the same reason that humans do – because their airways are blocked. In this blog post, we will discuss the causes …

Can I Give My Dog Banana for Diarrhea?

If your dog is suffering from diarrhea, you may be wondering if you can give them a banana as a treatment. The answer is yes – bananas are a good way to help treat diarrhea in dogs. In this blog post, we will discuss the benefits of giving your dog a banana for diarrhea, as …

Can I Leave My Dog Alone for 8 Hours?

Leaving your dog at home for long periods of time can be difficult. You may be wondering if it’s okay to leave them alone for 8 hours or longer. The answer is yes, but there are a few things you need to do to make sure your dog is safe and comfortable. In this blog …

Why won’t my newly adopted dog eat?

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You are so excited to adopt a dog. You’ve been planning and searching, and you finally bring your new dog home. However, they aren’t so enthusiastic.  They may be shy or withdrawn, even if they were lighthearted before you got them home. They may also refuse to eat. Of course, this is concerning.  After all, …