Dog’s Health

Can Dogs Eat Cranberries?

Cranberries are antioxidant-rich fruits that may help to boost the immune system and reduce inflammation. They are high in vitamin C, fiber, and potassium, and low in calories, so they can be a healthy snack not only for humans but also for dogs. But let’s try to source more facts to come to the final conclusions. Dogs and cranberries. Input from the scientists These red sour berries are exploding with nutrients and vitamins. The healthy fiber contained in cranberries helps reduce the risk of developing heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and a lot of gastrointestinal disorders. One study investigating the effect...

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Can Dogs Eat Walnuts?

Walnuts include plenty of natural antioxidants and other nutrients. Both humans and dogs can take benefit of these antioxidants, right? Well, let’s first attempt to find out all the facts, before jumping into any conclusions.

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5 Common Reasons Why Puppy is Licking His Paws

While it’s common for dogs to refresh their paws from time to time an excessive licking is usually indicating that there’s a problem.  Pups who lick their paws too much can create stains on their feet (if they are light-colored). And may even develop swollen wounds that can be tricky to cure.  The most typical 5 reasons why puppy licking paws #1 Something hurts Not necessarily something visible, like the burr in pup’s toes. It may be an inflammation or skin infection. Or even joint pain. More thorough examination performed by the vet is needed in this case too identify...

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Can Dogs Eat Pork?

Pork is amongst the most popular red mears out there and we, humans, occasionally love to enjoy and juicy pork rib barbecue, exquisite pork hams or maple syrup glazed pieces of crunchy bacon. And, of course, it’s natural for any dog owner to strive to share the joy of pork-eating with their pets. And since dogs are direct descendants from carnivore wolves, we often think that any meat will do good for our pups. However, there’s no straight answer to a question if dogs can eat pork. So we’ve tried to dive in deeper and get some facts straight, to...

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Can Dogs Have Almonds?

Most of the times dogs are quite sure – anything you eat is worth eating and is as pleasing as a chunk of melting juicy steak — even in cases, you are munching on lettuce leaves or nuts! But the truth is that our pets can’t benefit from everything we eat, almonds included. According to the research database of the United States Department of Agriculture 100g of roasted almonds has 607 calories, 21.43g  of proteins, 53.57g of fats (including 3.57g of “questionable” saturated fats and the rest being “good” poly- and monosaturated), 23.33g of carbs including 10g of fiber and...

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