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15 Reasons Why Your Dog Is Breathing Fast

Is your dog breathing faster than usual? Is it an indicator of something being wrong or is it normal? In this text we're exploring 15 possible reasons that could be behind your dog's fast breathing. Read further and find out more!

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Dogs breath fast from time to time, nothing new there. But the question many dog owners ask is if it’s something they should worry about or not.

This article provides information about the dog’s respiratory system, normal and abnormal breathing and the possible causes behind the rapid breathing. Let’s get started!

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Can Dogs Eat Shrimps And Prawns?

If you're a seafood lover you may wonder if your dog can appreciate this type of food as well. Seafood is very popular and can represent a healthy meal for us humans. But is it the same for dogs?

can dogs eat shrimps prawns

Shrimps or prawns may be among your favorite seafood and you would like to share some with your dog. Is it a good idea?

After all, it’s meat full of proteins and you know dogs like meat in general. However, by now you probably know that not all good food for you is good for your dog.

What’s the case with shrimps and prawns?

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German Shepherd Allergies: Causes And Treatment

Dogs, like humans, can develop various allergies. Some breeds are more susceptible than others to certain allergies so generalizing wouldn't be a good idea. Today we're taking a look at the German Shepherd and the allergies he's most prone to.

german shepherd allergies

Canine allergy is estimated to be very common, with 1 in 7 dogs suffering from some kind of allergy. Allergies in dogs, as in humans, are caused by an overreaction of the immune system to an everyday substance, for example a certain food or pollen.

While allergies in humans manifest in coughing, a runny nose and itchy eyes, dog allergies mostly manifest in the skin. We’re exploring this matter a bit deeper in this article.

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Dog Barking At Night For No Reason: What Do I Do?

Is your dog keeping you and your neighbors up all night because of its barking? This is not an ideal situation, especially when you can't seem to figure out what's behind it. As this is a common problem, we decided to take a look at possible causes and solutions to this issue.

Dog Barking At Night

Dogs bark for many reasons. They may bark because they want to warn us, out of excitement, out of fear or when they want to drive away someone. These are not the only reasons and sometimes it can be a combination of a couple of reasons.

Not all barking is bad of course, so wanting to stop barking that is productive, for example when barking is an alarm, wouldn’t make sense. However, we want to stop the unwanted barking, when dogs don’t want to stop even though we ask them to.

That’s what we’re focusing on today, as barking during night isn’t something dog owners, or the neighbors, want.

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Dogs Vomiting Water: Causes and Treatments

Dogs can vomit for many different reasons, mostly benign ones. Vomiting traces of food is common and has happened to every dog owner, but what if your dog is vomiting water? In this text we're exploring this matter a little deeper!

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Vomiting episodes are never pleasant experiences, for you as a dog owner or for your dog. However, these situations are inevitable and will happen every once in a while.

The most common situation is when a dog is throwing up traces of food and it’s usually a sign of an upset stomach or a problem in the digestive system.

But what does it mean when a dog is throwing up water?

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Why Do Dogs Eat Grass: The Definitive Answer

Every dog owner has seen its dog eating grass, but the question ‘’why’’ is often asked when this type of behavior comes up. There are various explications, but not only one right answer. Let's take a closer look!

why do dogs eat grass

The first time you see you dog eating grass you may be confused and maybe even worried.

Is my dog sick? Bored? Hungry? Am I not feeding him properly?

Don’t worry, you’re not alone to ask all these questions!

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Do Dogs Like Music?

Do dogs like music? And if so, what kind of music do they prefer? Is some music more relaxing than others? In this text we're taking a close look on the impacts music may have on dogs and what kind of music is best for your pet. Let's get started!

do dogs like music

Music is such a big part of our lives. Happy, sad or angry – whatever the mood you’re in, it can help and make a big difference. Therefore, it is not uncommon that we want to project this on our dog and we ask ourselves if it can have any real effect.

Is music calming or agitating to dogs? Read further and find out!

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Do Schnauzers Shed?

Are you thinking of buying a Schnauzer? Before taking the step, make sure to inform yourself as much as possible about the breed you're buying. In this text we're looking into the important question of shedding. Read more and find out if Schnauzers shed or not!

Do Schnauzers Shed

You really want to buy a dog but don’t like the idea of cleaning up hair from your dog’s coat all the time?

Are you wondering if a Schnauzer would fit into this plan?

Are Schnauzers heavy shedders?

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Can Dogs Get Hiccups?

If you're a new dog owner, you've probably seen your dog suffer from something you think are hiccups. However, you're not be sure that's the case. Naturally, you ask yourself...can dogs really get hiccups? Read our text and find out if you're right!

Can Dogs Get Hiccups

Hiccups can be so annoying, right? You try everything, from holding your breath to drinking some water, or even making someone scare you. But the bottom line is that you know it’s not dangerous and that it’ll eventually pass.

But what’s the case with dogs?

Do they get hiccups the same way we do?

Let’s find out.

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Can Dogs Eat Avocado And Papaya?

We're exploring two tropical fruits in this text - avocado and papaya. Are they safe to give to your dog, and if so, can they be beneficial? Let's take a closer look!

can dogs eat avocado

Avocado and papaya are considered to be very healthy for us humans.

Full of vitamins, healthy fat and antioxidants – just to name a few.

Naturally, you ask yourself if it’s okay to share some of these healthy fruits with your dog.

But is it equally healthy for dogs as it is for humans?

Let’s get busy.

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