Blog Entries ( Puppies )

Does Your Dog Have Roundworms?

April 30th, 2012
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Roundworms in dogs, as with all worms in dogs, are a very serious and common condition. Roundworms in dogs are also known as Toxocara canis or Toxascaris leonina. Roundworms can become up to 8 inches in length, and female roundworms can lay thousands of eggs in a single day. Roundworms can be found in feces, which can ...

How to Take Care of Brand New Puppies

April 28th, 2012
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When welcoming a new puppy into your life, you may think you are starting with a "blank slate," but this is not the case. There is a lot happening in a puppy's world, and a lot that should happen during those first few weeks of life to give you the best chances of raising a valued member of your family. From birth to 12 days of age ...

Animal Welfare Groups Work to Prevent Pet Store Puppy Sales

December 14th, 2011
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More puppies are sold at pet stores during the holiday season than any other time of year. Now the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and other groups are stepping up efforts to stop these sales, saying many of these dogs come from puppy mills. For example, 40 billboards in Los Angeles this month encourage people to fight puppy mills ...

Using a Puppy Milk Replacer to Sustain Newborn Puppy Health

November 3rd, 2011
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We all know that having a dog as a pet is a delight, that's why they are called “man’s best friend.”  However, caring for a dog can be a lot of work, especially if you have a puppy.  It is unfortunate that some puppies get “rejected” by their mother, meaning that for whatever reason, she does not allow her offspring to drink ...

Best Dog Breeds for Seniors

October 14th, 2011
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If you’re a senior citizen and are thinking of adopting a dog, you should choose a Dog Breed based on your activity level and your living space. For a senior, owning a dog can bring numerous health as well as emotional benefits. A dog can give you a constant companion, and can greatly reduce stress in your life. Smaller ...