Once your dog has fleas it can quickly become a lengthy and tiresome battle to be rid of them! With fleas the best offense is a good defense. By that we mean, don’t let them in the house to start with! In this article we’re going to cover some excellent ways that you can keep fleas off your dog and out of your house, but let’s start with the basics.
Feeding your dog a low carb diet can be great for their health, but actually finding a low or no carb dog food can be a challenge. So many manufacturers out there stuff their products full of corn and wheat, or overload them with starches. However, in today’s article we’re going to go over the best options for offering your dog a low carb diet.
Be warned that some products can be deceiving. Grain free does not mean carb free or even low carb. Many manufacturers remove the grains, but they replace them with other starchy items such as potatoes which can just as many carbs to your pup’s diet. If you’re looking for a low carb option because you dog is diabetic, then you need to be careful of these.
Dogs who are having issues digesting their food will often show symptoms such as diarrhea, constipation, vomiting, and they may even experience itchiness if they are allergic to something in their food. As a pet parent, it can be heart breaking to watch your pet have such as difficult time, and you of course want to do everything you can to rectify these issues.
Unfortunately, your dog could be sensitive to any number of ingredients, and this may not be a quick fix. It’s possible that you may need to try several brands before you find one that your pup can eat without experiencing any issues. Fortunately, there are a few really good tricks to eliminate most of the problem ingredients in one go, and in this article we’re going to tell you how to do it. We’ll also recommend some foods that may be a better fit for your dog and explain why they make the cut.
In today’s blog we’re taking a look at a really cool product that can help you up your dog’s exercise level. Every dog, but high energy large breeds especially, need a TON of exercise. Unfortunately, many just don’t have the time to give them as much exercise as they need between long work hours and chores. Ever wish your dog could burn off some energy in doors? Well, now he can! This awesome dog hamster wheel by GoPets can help you fill the time gap for high energy breeds. Check it out!
Does your dog have breath that could knock you down? While many pet parents may simply think this is due to eating stinky dog food, this is likely not the case. In fact, stinky dog breath could actually be a symptom of a serious problem which could potentially cause tooth loss for your dog! Fortunately, horrible dog breath is something you can treat at home with a number of products. In this article we’ll explore a dog breath remedy or two that you can use, and we’ll even discuss what gives dogs this problem in the first place so you can take preventative measures!