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6 Medical Conditions That Dogs Can Sniff Out

6 Medical Conditions That Dogs Can Sniff Out

admin February 29, 2016 0

Dogs are famous for their sense of smell. With about 220 million scent receptors (compared to our 5 million), dogs can smell things that seem unfathomable to us. They can detect some odors in

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Peanut Butter Cheddar Dog Bones Recipe

Peanut Butter Cheddar Dog Bones Recipe

admin February 27, 2016 0

INGREDIENTS 1½ cups whole wheat flour, plus more for surface 2 tsp baking powder ¾ cup old fashioned oats (not quick cooking) ¾ cup reduced-sodium chicken broth 1 cup creamy peanut butter 1 cup

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Can the Zika Virus Affect Pets?

Can the Zika Virus Affect Pets?

admin February 6, 2016 0

The once-obscure Zika virus is now making daily headlines as it surfaces in more countries and health officials rush to make recommendations to keep it from spreading. We know the virus is primarily spread

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A New Study Shows Dogs Really Can Tell How Their Owners Are Feeling

A New Study Shows Dogs Really Can Tell How Their Owners Are Feeling

admin January 14, 2016 0

Can dogs tell when we are happy, sad or angry? As a dog owner, I feel confident not only that I can tell what kind of emotional state my pets are in, but also

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Medical Marijuana For Dogs? It’s Here, and Not As Crazy As It Sounds

Medical Marijuana For Dogs? It’s Here, and Not As Crazy As It Sounds

admin October 21, 2015 0

Is it okay to give medical marijuana to pets? It’s a question that I get a lot in my email and social media inboxes. And to be honest, I first scoffed at the idea,

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Further Evidence Suggesting That Dogs and Other Mammals Dream Much In the Same Way as Humans

Further Evidence Suggesting That Dogs and Other Mammals Dream Much In the Same Way as Humans

admin September 25, 2015 Comments Off on Further Evidence Suggesting That Dogs and Other Mammals Dream Much In the Same Way as Humans

In a recent episode of BrainCraft by PBS Digital Studios, host Vanessa Hill posits the question “Do Dogs Dream” and then explains that several studies involving rats, mice and other mammals, suggest that they

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Colorado Dog Gets Stoned for Days After Ingesting Marijuana

Colorado Dog Gets Stoned for Days After Ingesting Marijuana

admin September 19, 2015 Comments Off on Colorado Dog Gets Stoned for Days After Ingesting Marijuana

Katherine Edwards took her dog Bodhi for a walk on Tuesday night and hours later, he began acting bizarrely. “His behavior was so drastic, so scary,” she told NBC 11. “He lost control of

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Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?  A Vet Sheds Light on this Behavior

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass? A Vet Sheds Light on this Behavior

admin September 3, 2015 Comments Off on Why Do Dogs Eat Grass? A Vet Sheds Light on this Behavior

No walk around the neighborhood is complete without my dog Lulu eating grass. Even on a full stomach, she likes to hunt for the perfect blades and chew away. Left unattended, I’m sure she

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PawSquad: On-Demand Veterinary Service

PawSquad: On-Demand Veterinary Service

admin August 10, 2015 Comments Off on PawSquad: On-Demand Veterinary Service

Getting a last-minute appointment at your local GP surgery can be nigh-on impossible. It’s no surprise, then, that online services like Babylon Health and Dr Now have sprung up to meet the demand for

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This Dog Food Company Tricked People Into Eating Their Product In A Blind Tasting

This Dog Food Company Tricked People Into Eating Their Product In A Blind Tasting

admin July 27, 2015 Comments Off on This Dog Food Company Tricked People Into Eating Their Product In A Blind Tasting

The makers of the pet food Freshpet are so certain in their product that they rounded up a group of willing test subjects to participate in a blind taste-testing. Of course, the operative word

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