Underactive thyroid is a term used to describe hypothyroidism. The metabolism slows and many of the body’s normal processes are disrupted if the thyroid does not produce enough hormones. Thyroid illness in dogs nearly typically manifests as hypothyroidism…….
The Weimaraner is a huge dog that was developed in the early nineteenth century as a hunting dog. Royalty utilized early Weimaraners to hunt large animals such as boar, bear, etc. Weimaraners were used to hunt smaller species like poultry, rabbits, and foxes when………..
The Vizsla is a Hungarian dog breed. The Hungarian Vizsla, also known as the Magyar Vizsla or Smooth-Haired Vizsla, is a sporting dog that is also a loving friend. One of the most enticing aspects of the Vizsla is its medium size. The Vizsla has enjoyed a prominent
Respiratory infections in dogs are frequent, and nearly all canines will have one at some point throughout their lives. Some dogs will get reoccurring respiratory infections throughout the course of their lives. Because of these facts, it is critical that dog owners
Kennel cough is a disease found in dogs. It is similar to the common cold in humans, but it affects the trachea and bronchial tubes instead of the nose and throat. Kennel cough is found throughout the world, affecting many dogs at least once during their lifetime. Kennel cough is known to be contagious between dogs; however, it can spread by the bacterial….
Neutering male dogs is a widespread practice. The term for neutering a dog is castration, which is the surgical removal of the testicles. This procedure results in the sterilization of your dog so they cannot make puppies. Neutering at a young age can help prevent testicular…..
The Sussex Spaniel is a breed of dog that originated in England. It was developed in the county of Sussex to be used as a hunter’s companion and working dog. The breed originally had a black coat, but it has since changed to include red or liver coloring. Sussex was also……
The Spinone Italiano is thought to have come from Piedmont region of Northwest Italy. Their names came from their thick, thorny coats which were designed to protect them in the rough alpine terrain they lived in.
Rabies is a serious viral disease seen in mammals. Rabies negatively affects the central nervous system and leads to death. Rabies is typically transmitted through bites from infected animals. Humans can be equally susceptible to the rabies virus if bitten by an
Spaying a dog is the removal of the reproductive organs, including the ovaries and uterus. When a female dog is spayed, her ovaries are removed. If the vet also removes her uterus, she will no longer be able to reproduce or have heat cycles.