Guilt Of Returning A Rescue Dog

How To Stop Feeling Guilty Over Returning A Rescue Dog

Dogs are known as man’s best friend, and when you adopted your rescue dog this is probably the sort of relationship that you were hoping for. Sadly, things don’t always work out. While rescue centers do their best to match owners with suitable dogs, unforeseen issues can arise. This could leave you wondering whether you … Read more

My Dogs Breath Smells Like Poop

Why Does My Dog’s Breath Smell Like Poop?

Has your pup ever greeted you with excited kisses, only for you to be smacked in the face with the smell of their sewage-like breath? Many unlucky pet parents describe their dog’s breath as smelling like poop, causing them to pull away any time their pup wants to get close. A dog’s breath may not … Read more

My Dog Is Vomiting White Foam

Dog Vomiting White Foam – What Does It Mean?

Have you ever looked down at a fresh pile of vomit from your furry friend, only to discover a film of white foam on top? Some dogs even vomit white foam entirely, causing their owners to wonder if this is a result of something serious. The presence of white foam vomit in dogs is not … Read more

Euthanize A Dog With Hip Dysplasia

When To Euthanize A Dog With Hip Dysplasia

The thought of our beloved companions being in pain is absolutely unbearable. A diagnosis of hip dysplasia in your dog can leave you heartbroken, often wondering if they are experiencing discomfort each day. There are many ways to promote comfort and longevity in your dog with hip dysplasia, but there may come a time in … Read more

How To Tell If Your Dog Has Fleas

How To Tell If Your Dog Has Fleas

Fleas… even just the mention of this little creepy crawly is enough to make us feel itchy! Ctenocephalides felis (known as the cat flea) is one of the most common parasites that veterinarians see in practice. This nuisance parasite is not fussy and will infect cats, dogs, and rabbits as well as biting humans too. Their bites … Read more

When To Euthanize A Dog With Liver Failure

When To Euthanize A Dog With Liver Failure

If you have a canine companion that was recently diagnosed with liver disease, you may wonder what this means for their future. Liver disease is a life-altering condition that can develop due to a number of causes, and will gradually lead to the ultimate failure of the organ. You may be aware that their condition … Read more

When To Euthanize A Dog With Tracheal Collapse

When To Euthanize A Dog With Tracheal Collapse

As pet parents, we want to protect our beloved pups from any pain or suffering. A diagnosis of tracheal collapse may have you wondering how uncomfortable your pup is each day, even questioning when it may be time to let them go. Tracheal collapse in dogs can certainly be severe enough to impact their quality … Read more

What Does Parvo Poop Look Like And Smell Like

What Does Parvo Poop Look Like And Smell Like?

If you are the proud parent of a growing puppy, you have likely heard of parvovirus. Parvo has a reputation of being an aggressive virus that causes severe GI upset, often leading to life-threatening complications for the affected pup. While you are likely aware of this virus in itself, you may not be aware of … Read more

When To Euthanize A Dog With Hemangiosarcoma

When To Euthanize A Dog With Hemangiosarcoma?

Hemangiosarcoma is a devastating cancer that invades the blood vessels of our canine friends. This cancer is able to spread to multiple regions throughout the body, leading to a severe condition in the affected pup. This form of cancer is always fatal, but each dog will have a varying survival time. We tend to find … Read more

When To Put A Dog Down With Distemper

When To Put A Dog Down With Distemper

Canine distemper is a devastating illness that takes the lives of so many beloved pups. Those that do survive the virus are often left with long term complications, proving just how impactful this infectious disease can be. If your dog has just been diagnosed with distemper, you are likely wondering what this means for them … Read more

When To Euthanize A Dog With Cancer

When To Euthanize A Dog With Cancer & Signs They Are Dying

There is no scarier diagnosis than cancer in regards to our canine companions. We all know just how life altering cancer can be, so hearing this word come out of your vet’s mouth can cause the world to stop. Once you accept this diagnosis in your furry friend, you will want to be prepared for … Read more

What Does Parvo Vomit Look Like In Dogs

What Does Parvo Vomit Look Like?

Parvovirus is an illness in dogs that many people have heard about, but it may be wise to learn a bit more and have an understanding of what it is, what it looks like in dogs and how it’s treated. In this article, we look at the symptoms of parvovirus, including whether there are things … Read more

Rickets In Dogs

Rickets In Dogs – Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Rickets is a strange bone condition that can impact the growing canine friends in our home. With causing abnormal symptoms like curved bone structure and limb pain, this condition can deeply impact a puppy as they grow. So what is rickets in dogs, and how do you treat this uncommon bone disorder? What Is Rickets … Read more

Do Rescue Dogs Remember Their Past

Do Rescue Dogs Remember Their Past?

Each of our rescue dogs have a past that has led them to where they are today. While not all rescue dogs have a traumatic history that involves neglect and abuse, the trauma of being abandoned is still just as real. Because of this, many of us wonder if our rescued pups ever think of … Read more

Adopting A Rescue Dog The First Seven Days

Adopting A Rescue Dog, The First Seven Days

Welcoming a rescue dog into your home is an incredible experience. These pups have so much love to give, and adopting a rescue will ensure an amazing companion to come. While this is an exciting time that you should certainly look forward to, there are many ways in which you need to prepare. By understanding … Read more

How Long Does The First Vet Appointment Take

How Long Does The First Vet Appointment Take?

Bringing a new puppy into your home is a very exciting time. As well as all the cuddles and playtime, it’s important to think about some of the practicalities of puppy ownership. One of the things to prioritize in the early days is a trip to your local vet for your puppy’s first appointment. Let’s … Read more

My New Rescue Dog Is Afraid Of My Husband

My New Rescue Dog Is Afraid Of My Husband

From the moment we welcome a new rescue dog into our lives, we want them to be as happy and comfortable as possible. Most adopters are aware of the fact that some rescue dogs come with baggage, but many do not expect their new pup to be afraid of someone in the home. So what … Read more

My Dog Never Wags His Tail

My Dog Never Wags His Tail

Why doesn’t my dog wag his tail? If this is a question you have asked yourself then it is probably because you have some concerns about your furry friend, after all, dogs are well known for their waggy tails. There are some circumstances where this might not be the case though. In this article, we … Read more