|Posted by shelahudson on May 5, 2016 at 12:05 AM||comments (0)|
Nothing seems to throw new dog parents into a state of panic quite like their dog’s first episode of reverse sneezing. This common respiratory event sounds so dramatic and alarming while it’s happening that many people believe their dog to be choking, suffocating, even having a seizure.
The truth is, reverse sneezing (also known as “pharyngeal gag reflex” is usually completely harmless. Unlike regular sneezing, where air is pushed out forcefully th...Read Full Post »
|Posted by shelahudson on March 15, 2015 at 10:00 PM||comments (0)|
Spring is a time for new growth -- and that includes your dog’s coat. Out with the old, fuzzy undercoats and in with the new, sleek fur. Although most dogs shed all year, shedding tends to be heaviest in spring. To avoid drifts of feathery fur piling up in the corners of your home, it’s best to take a proactive approach and stay on top of it with a few basic dog-grooming tips.
Unfortunately, there is no one-size-fits-all solution to grooming. The types of dogs t...Read Full Post »