Dog Health Issues

Discharge from the Ear in Dogs

Dogs scratch at their ears and shake their heads at times. If you’ve noticed your dog shaking their head more than usual, you may wonder if there is something wrong. Are their ears itchy? Irritated? […]

Dog Health Issues

Dog Rubbing Face on the Ground

You may have noticed your dog enjoys rubbing their face on the corner of the couch. Or, you may spot them nosing about in the dirt, rolling and rubbing in excitement. But, are there times […]

Dog Health Issues

Dog has Swollen Lip

Does your dog have a swollen lip? Seeing your dog’s lips swelling can be a major concern. Is it an emergency? What may have caused it? Does it require treatment? There are a variety of […]

Dog Health Issues

Dog Chewing on Plants

Whether you have a new puppy or a curious labrador, you’re likely to run into your dog chewing on plants. Why does my dog chew on plants? Backyard and indoor plants can be tantalizing treats […]

Dog Health Issues

Causes of a Hyperactive Dog

We’ve all seen the Border Collie that zooms through an agility course with ease, or the excited Labrador chasing a ball. But when does lots of energy become too much? Why is my dog hyperactive? […]

Dog Paw Swollen
Dog Paw Swollen

Dog Paw Swollen between Toes, Around Nails

If you notice your dog limping, you may be concerned about swollen paws and toes. Swelling of your dog’s paw can happen for a variety of reasons from injury to illness and everything in between. […]

Dog Health Issues

Lethargy in Dogs

While not an illness on its own, lethargy in dogs can be a serious concern for dogs and owners alike. What does it mean if your dog is laying down more often? Is there a […]