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Normal Dog Temperature?

he temperature of a healthy normal dog is 101 °F (38 °C). However, the temperature of a healthy dog ranges from 99 °F to 102.5 °F (37.2 °C-39.2 °C). 224 more words

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How to Treat Puppy Strangles in Dogs

Puppy strangles (aka juvenile pyoderma and juvenile cellulitis)  is a serious dog skin condition that affects puppies 4-16 weeks of age. Some breeds of dogs are predisposed of this condition.  523 more words

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Tick Removal

Ticks are small insects that feed on the blood of a host by using their mouths to latch onto the skin. According to WebMD, most tick bites do not cause serious health problems, but it is important to remove a tick from your skin as soon as you notice it. 272 more words

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Do Dogs Need to Be Tested for Heartworm Even if They Are on Heartguard All Year Long?

You know that canine heartworm disease can be deadly — so you’re always certain to give your dog his monthly heartworm preventative tablet. Since he’s on the medication year-round, why does your vet insist on a heartworm test before she writes you an annual prescription? 1,062 more words

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Spring Pet Poisons

Gardening season is here! Plant bulbs are just as excited to break through the ground to add some color to our yards as we are to see some greenery! 1,107 more words

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How Old Before Puppies Can Start Eating Soft Food?

Puppies begin their lives drinking mom’s milk, and following that up with a proper and nutritionally balanced diet might seem like quite the tall order, particularly if you’ve never done so before. 414 more words

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Punishment vs. Correction in Dogs

A dog should never be punished for deeds you do not like, but rather corrected. What’s the difference between a punishment and a correction? A correction is when you give a command of disapproval at the moment the deed is about to be done or is being done. 716 more words

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