Dog’s Health

Can Dogs Eat Salami? and What Might Happen After?

Salami is a sort of cured meat that was preserved before it got to our tables. Salami is now sold everywhere, but it was originated in Italy. The most popular type you can purchase from grocery stores is hard salami made of beef, with a smoky flavor. Salami is a great complement to sandwiches, cheese bombs, and skewers, or it can be eaten as it is. But is it an appropriate treat for your animal? So what’s wrong with salami for dogs? While salami is a delicious treat, it is undoubtedly among the worst processed meats. Processed foods, such as...

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Can You Declaw a Dog and Why Would You Do It?

What’s dog declaw? Dewclaws are the dog’s thumbs and big toes. They are not the same as humans thumbs and toes, but similar for the sake of this explanation. Pay attention to dog’s front foot next time you have a chance: the toes that are in touch with the floor match our pinky, ring, middle, and index finger.  And so dewclaw is the “thumb.” The same logic applies to canine’s hind foot where dewclaw can be called “big toe.” A dewclaw that is connected by bone to a dog’s front foot has a particular purpose. When dogs move, their front...

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Can Dogs Drink Gatorade? (Here’s Why You Might Want to Give It a Try)

After an intense workout or a bad disease for about half a century, Gatorade was an effective way for people to replenish electrolytes in their bodies. And, surprisingly, sometimes, when your dog is sick with diarrhea and vomiting, your vet might suggest giving the pup  Gatorade. There is a group of dog owners using the sports drink to aid their pooch fight against certain diseases such as diarrhea. But can dogs really have Gatorade? Why use Gatorade for dogs. And is it safe? At times, Gatorade is an affordable option to re-hydrate the pooch’s body. After all, the drink is...

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Do Dogs Go through Menopause? Dogs’ Reproductive Cycles Explained

During the significant period of their lives, most women can have children. We start the monthly menstruation as adolescence strikes, but cycles stop at some point. The menopause marks the end of our years of possible childbirth. It is natural to be curious if dogs also have menopause. So do dogs have menopause? There are comparable aspects of human and dogs’ reproductive cycles. Both species have periodic hormone fluctuations, but the pacing, duration, and implications of those are quite different. Older, healthy female dogs—those who were not spayed— do not have menopause as human females, but their fertility decreases as...

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How Long Do Huskies Live?

Husky is a generic name for a sled-type of canine cultivated in northern regions and developed by Arctic natives. Those dogs were distinguished from other sled-types by their quick pulling method. In this article, we will focus on the life expectancy of Siberian and Alaskan Huskies, two of the most popular types.

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How Long Do Pugs Live?

Pugs are amongst the most social dog breeds. They are the perfect type of dog to have if you need a charming, amusing, and affectionate companion. Their fun-loving character is the cause why they are usually difficult to resist. And if your dream is to have a dog for many years to come, you will be happy to know that pugs are making the list of the breeds with the highest life expectancy.

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German Shepherd Teething: How to Deal with It

German Shepherd puppies are arguably the cutest little creatures on earth. When you are getting a young German Shepherd pup, you will have to care for it much as you would care for a human toddler. And in light of this comparison, one of the things which you will have to deal with is your German Shepherd teething. Your time is super important,  so let me quickly explain what is covered in this guide and how to navigate it.  In the research below, l cover everything about german shepherd teething, including basic facts, answers to the frequently asked question and...

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