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Dog Boarding – Everything You Need To Know

In this in-depth post you will learn how to choose the right boarding facility, and keep your dog happy and healthy while you are apart.

Dog Boarding

Every dog owner has to, sooner or later, deal with separation from its dog at some occasions, such as travel, illness or emergencies. No matter how much you love your dog, it is inevitable that you will have to be apart at some point.

Thus, you ask yourself:

What do I do with my dog when I’m away?

Your first instinct may be to take your pet with you. However, dog travel is everything but cheap.

Furthermore, your dog may become ill during travel causing you to change your plans or you may realize that your hotel and many other places are not pet friendly.

Your next option will probably be to leave your dog with friends or relatives, but often this doesn’t end up as you want it to, most often due to lack of knowledge or responsibility.

Fortunately, these are not the only options.

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French Bulldog Health Issues (The Definitive Guide)

Even though the French bulldog is considered to be the healthiest bulldog, this breed may also have some health issues you, as its dog owner, should be aware of.

french bulldog health issues

Every breed has genetic weaknesses that expose them to different diseases. That’s why every future dog owner should be informed about the breed they want to buy or adopt before doing it.

Even though the French bulldog is considered to be the healthiest bulldog (they have a lifespan of 10-12 years) , this breed may also have some health issues you, as its dog owner, should be aware of.

So… what could some possible health problems be?

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Can Dogs Drink Milk and Yogurt?

Milk and yogurt are considered to be very healthy for humans. Is it the same for dogs? In this text we are comparing milk and yogurt and we are discovering which nutritive values from these products are important to dogs.

can dogs drink milk

Milk and yogurt are considered to be very healthy for humans. Is it the same for dogs? In this text we are comparing milk and yogurt and we are discovering which nutritive values from these products are important to dogs.

Dogs drink their mother’s milk when they’re born. That doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s good for them to drink milk later in life.

As with other dairy products, dogs can have a hard time digesting them, as they lack the necessary enzyme lactase to break down the lactose.

When they’re puppies, they have this enzyme and can break down their mother’s milk easily. Later in life, however, they may have problems with goat and cow milk that people drink.

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Can Dogs Eat Cheese?

In this text we will explore what kinds of cheese could be acceptable, in what situations it should be given, but also what some consequences of too much intake could be.

can dogs eat cheese

When it comes to pet care, the most important thing is knowing what you can and can’t feed your dog.

Most dogs love cheese, and will gladly have some if they have an opportunity.

But get this:

But just because they love it, doesn’t make it good for them.

Therefore, it is your responsibility as a dog owner to state if your dog can eat cheese and if so, how often you should give it to him. In this text we will explore what kinds of cheese could be acceptable, in what situations it should be given, but also what some consequences of too much intake could be.

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Can Dogs Eat Peanuts, Almonds and Pistachios?

It is a fact that people find nuts very health. Therefore, it is not surprising that many dog owners wonder if they can give nuts to their pet.

can dogs eat peanuts

It is a fact that people find nuts very healthy and that they consume them a lot.

Therefore, it is not surprising that many dog owners wonder if they can give nuts to their pet.

One of the most frequent questions typed on Google, regarding dogs, is:

“Can my dog eat peanuts?”

Some owners, thinking that they are equally nutritive for dogs as for humans, use nuts as a treat. Even though dogs usually like the taste, their stomach doesn’t like them as much.

In fact:

Many nuts are toxic for dogs and should be avoided, one of the most toxic nuts being the macadamia nut. We are here taking look at three of the most frequent nuts, from a dog’s perspective.

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Introducing Baby to a Dog: The Ultimate Guide

Introducing baby to a dog should be done gradually, and with supervision. Train your dog, and teach them how to behave. Focus on leadership, and control the introduction. Very soon your dog will realize the baby is their best friend, and a playmate.

introducing dog to baby

Your dog knows when you are sad, happy, or angry, and they can recognize your feelings. When pregnant, your dog will know that something is up, but they won’t know what.

If it is your first child, the whole lovely experience is new to you. But it is new to your dog too.

You might have seen a lot of videos how dogs take care of babies, and won’t go anywhere without them.

However, that wasn’t achieved magically, nor are all dogs the same. Before you have a baby, you should prepare your dog for the new member of the family.

When introducing your newborn to a dog, do it gradually. Your dog won’t know they got a lifelong friend, and playmate until you show them.

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15 Dog Breeds That Don’t Smell

We often get questions like: Are there dog breeds that do not smell? Well if you live in apartment, you are probably looking for dog that don’t smell or shed. Fortunately, there are odorless breeds that are just the thing you are looking for!

dogs that dont smell

We often get questions like:

Are there dog breeds that do not smell?

Well if you live in apartment, you are probably looking for dog that don’t smell or shed.

Fortunately, there are odorless breeds that are just the thing you are looking for!

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Coconut Oil for Dogs: Health Benefits and Usage

Start using coconut oil for dogs, and you’ll be able to treat, and prevent many diseases. Health benefits are numerous, and both puppies and older dogs should consume it.

coconut oil for dogs

You might have heard of coconut oil and how important its usage is. However, what you probably didn’t know is that it can be used for dogs to treat various diseases and health issues.

Coconut oil can be added to a diet or applied topically depending on the issue. Don’t start using it on your own, but advice with your vet to find the best way to take the most of it.

This guideline introduces you with the health benefits of coconut oil for dogs and how it should be used. Also, you will find out which diseases and illnesses can be treated, as well as how much your dog should consume.

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15 Dog Breeds That Don’t Shed Much

When it comes to amount and frequency of shedding there are big differences between dog breed. Today we present you 15 dogs that don't shed much.

dogs that dont shed

It’s well known that dogs naturally lose old and damaged hair by shedding, but when it comes to the amount and frequency of shedding there are big differences between dog breeds.

Some breeds are heavy shedders but there are also breeds that don’t shed much.

So let’s get busy…

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Puppy Vaccination Schedule Chart (Printable)

If you want your puppy to stay healthy, you need to stick to the puppy vaccination schedule. Find out why and when your dog should get vaccinated.

puppy vaccination schedule

Should dogs be vaccinated is debatable, and many people are against it. However, all of the vets agree that all puppies must receive vaccinations in order to stay healthy.

Although debatable, according to many studies, every dog should be vaccinated not only for them to stay healthy, but also the people around them.

Many of diseases dogs can get as a result of not being vaccinated can be transferred to people. Therefore, if you are getting a puppy, consult with the vet when your puppy should be vaccinated and how to take care of them.

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