Special Needs


Dealing with a deaf dog

Dealing with a deaf dog
  It is only natural that we humans depend on our voices to communicate. Of course, we use other senses like eye contact and hand gestures, so it’s no surprise that most of the time we assume the same for our dogs. Normal healthy dogs are OK with our verbal training […]

How to deal with a blind dog

how to deal with a blind dog
Seeing your furry friend sick saddens you as much as it would if one of your children got sick. But what if it is more than that? What if it is one of your dog’s main senses is diminishing?  It is a situation that no pet owner wants to be […]

Hip dysplasia in dogs

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  What is hip dysplasia? Hip dysplasia is one of the most commonly found bone diseases in dogs. From its name this disease has to do with the hip. When a dog has hip dysplasia it means that the structure of the ball and socket joint of the hip is […]


How dogs help autistic children

How dogs help autistic children
Dogs have been known to help people of all ages and diseases, and it’s no surprise that people who suffer autism especially children do better while having a dog. What is autism? Autism is a developmental disorder that affects the development and function of the brain. People with autism tend […]

Canine Parvovirus (A.K.A Parvo)

Parvo
  Canine parvovirus (CPV) is a highly contagious viral disease of dogs that commonly causes acute gastrointestinal illness in puppies. The disease most often strikes in pups between six and 20 weeks old, but older animals are sometimes also affected. A rare variant of the disease may be seen in very […]

Raising awareness on The Bloat in dogs

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The Bloat in dogs is every dog owner’s nightmare. Every dog can get it but typical breeds affected are larger breeds with a deep chest such as Great Danes, Boxers, German Shepherds, Rottweilers, Dobermans, Saint Bernards, Mastiffs and Akitas. Yet it can happen to any dog. Around the world the […]