A transtracheal wash is indicated when a cough is due to a problem in the windpipe (trachea) or the large airways of the lung, called bronchi. A transtracheal…

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How do I get my puppy to calm down at night? How to manage your crazy puppy in the evenings Stay calm when your puppy gets wild! ……

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Afghan Hounds, Alaskan Malamutes, Australian Cattle Dogs, Basenjis, Beagles, Bullmastiffs, Doberman Pinschers, Jack Russell Terriers, Rhodesian Ridgebacks, Samoyeds, Shiba Inus, Siberian Huskies, Weimaraners, Whippets, and Yorkshire Terriers. How…

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Nutmeg contains a toxin called myristicin, found in the oil of the seed, which can be very dangerous for dogs, especially if ingested in large amounts. What happens…

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If you can consistently stay your dog’s pack leader your dog will become more secure and happy, not having to worry about taking care of all the humans…

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The United States military has a long and furry history with military working dogs (MWDs), and remarkably, the dogs usually outrank their human handlers. “It’s a matter of…

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Assuming your dog has a typical activity level, toy breeds should have about ¼ cups to 1 cup, small breeds should have about 1 cup to 1 2/5…

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It’s normal to expect both dogs to behave abnormally after a fight; they may be shaky, aggressive, or completely terrified. Once any physical wounds have been tended, the…

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False pregnancy can occur in bitches, so mammary development and milk production do not always mean that the bitch is genuinely pregnant. In the last week of pregnancy…

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How can I repel mosquitoes from my dog? The bite of just one infected mosquito is enough to spread disease, so Animal Humane Society recommends giving your dog…

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