Canine Health

Heatwaves and canine heatstroke

A study, published yesterday, in the journal Animals warns dog owners to be aware of canine heatstroke which has been…

6 days ago

Dogfishing – an example and a warning

Dogfishing is a new word for the new age. It refers to the practice of enticing a person, usually online,…

1 week ago

America’s first pet dog to get coronavirus is euthanised

Buddy, a German Shepherd, has died. He was American's first pet dog to test positive for Covid-19. He was aged…

1 week ago

Plant protein in dog food is superior to animal protein?

Dogs and humans are omnivores which means that physiologically and anatomically they are designed through evolution to eat animals and…

2 weeks ago

Raw dog food diets are dangerous because they contain salmonella and bacteria

As is the case for domestic cats, there is a gradual trend towards feeding domestic dogs with raw food in…

10 months ago

Bulldog genetic mutation causes breathlessness

A genetic mutation has been discovered which contributes to bulldog breathlessness. It is not just about the shape of the…

1 year ago

Veterinary bills on the up partly because of poor companion animal breeding

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) tell us that the average claim went up by 4.75 percent over the past…

1 year ago