Category : Dog Breeds : Pets & Animal

How to Treat Poison Oak on a Dog

Dog Breeds
The chances a dog will become irritated by exposure to poison oak are minimal. Dog hair generally acts a barrier against the toxins in poison oak and other poisonous plants. If a dog comes in contact with poison oak via the nose, paws or any area without fur, however, immediate treatment is necessar

Dogs and Psychosis

Dog Breeds
Psychologists and psychiatrists may argue indefinitely as to where to draw the line between neurotic and psychotic behaviors, and it is no doubt difficult to discern symptomatic differences at that common junction; but, when one focuses upon the outside extremes of each condition, the differences be

Dog Breast Cancer

Dog Breeds
Dog breast cancer can be developed just as easily as humans, but in animals this is called mammary cancer. It is now known as the number one natural cause of death in older animals. Animal owners however, can help detect tumors before they are irreversible and deadly.

Great Guard Dogs

Dog Breeds
Dobermans are highly intelligent and elegant dogs. American Bulldogs are medium sized dogs with a stocky and muscular body and a rather quirky appearance but don't let that fool you, these dogs make excellent guard dogs. Most of the negative misconceptions surrounding these dogs are due to inex

How to Groom a Double-Coat Dog

Dog Breeds
Double-coated dogs have a soft, thick undercoat of hair, with longer, coarser, outer guard hairs. The undercoat generally sheds heavily twice a year as the seasons change, and often hair comes out in large tufts. While all dogs require grooming to maintain health and hygiene, double-coated dogs requ