It is always a good idea to monitor your dog for signs of poor health. Check to see if your dog has a warm, dry nose or a mucus-like discharge from the eyes, nose or any other place. Your dog might also feel lethargic and has no interest in eating. Look out for signs of […]

If your dog or horse is injured on a farm, the first thing to do would be to locate internal injuries and wounds to the best of your ability. If there is a serious injury like bleeding or a wound that cannot be fixed, it is best to take the animal to a vet. In […]

Hookworms, roundworms, whipworms and tapeworms are the four worm parasites that infect canines. Parasites are transmitted through dog feces, so keeping your dog away from places where other dogs may have pooped is one way of preventing an infection of this kind. Keeping your dog’s environment clean is absolutely essential. Although you might enjoy walking […]

Why is My Dog Losing Hair?

April 11th, 2013

In case you’re wondering why your dog is losing hair, there may be a couple of reasons for it. Most vets describe hair loss as a thinning of hair, or the loss of hair in its entirety: alopecia. It is one of the main reasons for taking dogs to the veterinarian. Often, it is indicative […]