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Dog Diseases and Symptoms: A to Z

There are a number of different health conditions that can affect dogs. Here's an extensive list of all the major dog diseases and symptoms. Read

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Dog Diseases and Symptoms: A to Z By Sam Bourne

There are a number of different health conditions that can affect dogs. Here's an extensive list of all the major dog diseases and symptoms.

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Don't Eat That! By ContentFly

This article addresses some curious eating habits of dogs, and asks, "How worried should I be?"

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Effective Home Remedies for Treating Common Diseases in Dogs By ROIHigh

Whether caring for a puppy or an older canine, you want to ensure they're healthy and happy. This article will cover some common diseases that affect dogs and how you can treat them at home with tried and tested remedies.

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Elongated Soft Palate in Dogs and Cats By Meredith Alling

Don't you just love those dog and cat breeds with the smooshed faces like Pugs and Persians? Although this very distinctive look might be cute, it can be the cause of breathing difficulties. Learn more about how to care for pets with shorter muzzles.

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Ensure That Your Dog Is Safe From Vogt Koyanagi Harada Syndrome By ROIHigh

Dogs may be afflicted by the illness known as Vogt Koyanagi Harada syndrome. Due to this condition, images are not projected onto the retina, a layer of light-sensitive cells at the rear of the eye.

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Everything You Need to Know About Aging Dog Care By Lauren Leonardi

A lot of changes come with an aging dog. They aren't as spry as they once were and they need a different level of looking after. Here is some guidance to help you make your dog's golden years as bright as possible.

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Fibrosarcoma in Cats and Dogs By Ellen Thompson

Fibrosarcoma is a form of cancer that is most commonly found in the skin and soft tissue of dogs and cats. Find out more here in order to better understand this particular form of cancer and what options are available.

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Food to Help Your Cat or Dog Gain Weight By Kat Sherbo

We spend so much time worrying about our pets (or ourselves) being overweight, we forget that the other end of the spectrum is a major issue as well. If you're not sure if your cat or dog looks malnourished, here are a few things to look out for.

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Foods That Are Bad for Dogs By Sam Bourne

While we tend to stock our cupboards with foods we like, many of our favorite dishes contain ingredients that are bad for dogs. That means before you share anything, you should first know what might give your pet a bad reaction. This list will help you identify problem foods, so next time you feel like being generous, you can do so safely.

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French Bulldog Information: Health By Lauren Leonardi

Like most dogs that were originally bred to be fighting dogs, the French Bulldog is now a great companion to many pet parents. Learn more about this breed's health concerns here.

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Frostbite in Dogs and Cats: How to Handle it, How to Prevent It By Sora Wondra

Winter can be a brutal time of year for pets who enjoy spending time outdoors. Frostbite is not only painful, but potentially fatal as well. Here are some helpful tips on how to keep your pet safe during those cold months.

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Generic Alternatives for Popular Pet Medications By Team PetCareRx

Here is a list of generic alternatives for some of the most popular pet medicines used by pet parents today. Use it to keep your pet healthy and happy.

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Giardia In Dogs And Cats By Meredith Alling

Giardia is a species of parasite that can cause an intestinal infection when your pet drinks contaminated water, eats contaminated feces, or otherwise ingests the tiny organism. Read on to learn what symptoms to look out for and what treatments are available.

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Glycogen Storage Disease in Dogs By ROIHigh

Glycogen storage disease is a genetic disorder that affects the ability of dogs to metabolize glycogen. Dogs with glycogen storage disease type 1 (GSD-1) have deficiencies in an enzyme called glycogen debranching enzyme (GDE).

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Grain-Free Dog Food and Dilated Cardiomyopathy: Is There a Link? By ROIHigh

How grain-free dog food is known to be linked with DCM in dogs, and how the issue will not necessarily affect your dog.

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Greyhound Health and Information By Lauren Leonardi

Greyhounds are a sensitive breed, bred for racing. Find out their particular health needs here.

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Health and Veterinary Care for Pregnant Dogs By Madeleine Burry

A dog's pregnancy should last around 9 weeks. Here's what you should know about the health care she'll need.

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Heartgard Plus vs. Heartgard for Dogs By Lauren Leonardi

Heartgard Plus and Heartgard for Dogs are two of the leading heartworm preventatives on the market. Although their names are similar, they actually have some key differences. Find out more here to help better decide which medication is the best for your dog.

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Heartworm in Dogs: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Prevention By ContentFly

Heartworm can be prevented with medication prescribed by your veterinarian, such as Heartgard Plus.

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Heartworm Symptoms - The Four Stages of Heartworm in Dogs By Madeleine Burry

Heartworm symptoms can be subtle and tricky to detect. Learn more about heartworm symptoms here.

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Heartworms in Dogs - Symptoms You Should Know By Team PetCareRx

Early detection of heartworms can protect your dog from serious illness or worse. Read about heartworms in dogs and how to combat them at PetCareRx.

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Highlighting the Key Dog Health Tips for Winters By ROIHigh

Dogs are very sensitive to cold weather as they have no natural body temperature control. The best way to keep your dog healthy and active during winters is by giving them regular exercise and food to stay healthy throughout the year. Here's our guide for keeping them healthy and safe during this year's colder season.

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Hookworms in Cats and Dogs: 5 Things to Know By Rebecca Kelley

Hookworms are intestinal parasites that feed off of your pet's blood. Learn these 5 things to help keep these worms away from your pet.

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How Common Are Albino Dogs? By Meredith Alling

Every dog is special and unique in their own way. However, albino dogs are in rare form, and require slightly different care. Find out all about albinism here.

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