ALABAMA ROT WARNING: Death toll grows as four more dogs die - vets issue URGENT alert

ALABAMA ROT WARNING: Death toll grows as four more dogs die - vets issue URGENT alert

Although an environmental trigger for this disease is possible, this has not been proven.” Map shows the east-west divide of Alabama Rot incidence (Image: Vets4Pets) Tell-tale skin lesion that is the first sign of Alabama Rot (Image: : Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists) Scientists believe the way the disease is evident during the winter months and centred on certain areas of the country will produce the vital evidence to help them establish its cause and also provide an eventual cure.

Yulin Dog Festival in 2019: A Chinese Tell You Why They Eat Dog

Yulin Dog Festival in 2019: A Chinese Tell You Why They Eat Dog

This guide I will introduce everything you want to know about Yulin dog festival, why Chinese eat dog meat, and some frequently asked questions. Conclusion Now you know a lot about why Chinese eat dogs and something about Yulin dog meat festival.

Priceless moment golden retrievers ‘get it on’ for family photo

Priceless moment golden retrievers ‘get it on’ for family photo

You can see our reaction in the photo which is just priceless.’ Finn and Nemo are here for the good times (Picture: Caters) The dogs have a habit of ruining family photos (Picture: Caters) Liam said he loves the photograph so much he plans on framing it, adding it is the best portrait his family have ever taken.

Dog abandoned and tied to tree 50 metres from animal shelter

Dog abandoned and tied to tree 50 metres from animal shelter

Officers from the RSPCA Ashley Heath Animal Centre in Ringwood, Hampshire, said Bruce was ‘very scared and shaking’ when they found him. Bruce was ‘very scared and shaking’ when they found him (Picture: Solent) Now they have launched an investigation to try and find Bruce’s owner.

Vegan explains why she’s switched her dog to a plant-based diet too

Vegan explains why she’s switched her dog to a plant-based diet too

Sarah soon transitioned her dog Brioche onto a plant-based diet (Picture: Sarah E Brioche/ Facebook)Sarah wasn’t aware that dogs could live on vegan foods but began researching when she decided to give up meat and dairy products herself.

Alabama Rot WARNING: Two more dogs die as charity issues warning

Alabama Rot WARNING: Two more dogs die as charity issues warning

“As we come into the time of year when historically we have identified more cases of CRGV, we continue to advise owners to be vigilant and to seek advice from their local vet if their dog develops unexplained skin lesions/sores.

What Makes a Pet Food a Limited Ingredient Diet?

What Makes a Pet Food a Limited Ingredient Diet?

And even if your four-legged friend doesn’t suffer from pet allergies or their frustrating symptoms, LID pet foods, like American Journey Limited Ingredient Diet dog food, are formulated to provide complete and balanced meals while helping to keep food sensitivities at bay.

Sweet Potato and Other Common Carbohydrates in Grain-Free Dog Food

Sweet Potato and Other Common Carbohydrates in Grain-Free Dog Food

They typically utilize alternative carbohydrate sources, such as sweet potato, white potato, peas, legumes and so on. Several grain-free dog foods utilize sweet potatoes as a carbohydrate source. Many grain-free diets are formulated with pea protein or legumes as the carbohydrate and fiber source.

Choosing the Best Dog Food for Older Dogs

Choosing the Best Dog Food for Older Dogs

While there is no one best food for older dogs, discovering which nutrients your aging canine companion needs will help you determine the best senior dog food for your pet. While calories are not nutrients, veterinary nutritionists stress that they are a key component to a balanced senior dog diet.

7 Rottweiler Gifts for Rottie Lovers

7 Rottweiler Gifts for Rottie Lovers

It can be hard to find practical gifts for dog lovers that capture the essence of their pups, but that ends now for the Rottie lover in your life. The next time you’re invited to the home of a Rottweiler parent, bring along Avanti Linens dog hand towels a hostess gift.

Very proud police dog finds illegal roast pig head in traveller’s baggage

Very proud police dog finds illegal roast pig head in traveller’s baggage

(Picture: US Customs and Border Protection)Carey Davis, CBP Port Director for the Port of Atlanta, said: ‘Our best defense against destructive pests and animal diseases is to prevent the entry of prohibited agriculture products from entering the United State

Dog Neuter Surgery, From Start to Finish

Dog Neuter Surgery, From Start to Finish

However, with the advent of modern pain medications and a better understanding of pain control in dogs, most pups experience only minimal discomfort after surgery when all post-surgical recommendations are followed.

How a Dog Psychic Brought Me Closer to My Dog

How a Dog Psychic Brought Me Closer to My Dog

He thinks I’m a good dog mom and that Charles was receiving waves of love when Sully thought of me. Honestly, I don’t know if Charles was a true dog communicator.

Dog shoots man on hunting trip in freak accident

Dog shoots man on hunting trip in freak accident

According to local news website Region 64, Mr Terekhov “released two of his dogs from the trunk of the car, which began to frolic."

Alabama rot: The deadly disease killing increasing numbers of dogs in the UK and how can you protect your pet

Alabama rot: The deadly disease killing increasing numbers of dogs in the UK and how can you protect your pet

Dog owners have been warned to avoid walking their pets in muddy areas amid a rise in cases of a disease called Alabama rot. Alabama rot, otherwise known as CRBV, is a disease caused by damage to the blood vessels of the skin and kidneys, according to Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists.

Pet query

A There are a variety of causes for swollen feet or leg in parrots. In addition, they cannot taste sugar; their nutritional requirement is higher than that of a kitten who requires milk.

Cheers! Food habits of cats and dogs decoded

"Previous studies have shown that if you don't balance palatability between foods, cats do in fact prefer to eat very high levels of protein and dogs want to eat a lot of fat," Hall said.

Banned in India!

There are a lot of exotic pets and species of endangered animals that are listed as “banned pets” in India.

Did you know your cat has special protein needs?

Just like their owners, cats need a balanced diet which contains just the right amount of protein, fat, carbohydrates and various vitamins and minerals to ensure they stay in peak condition. Cats require relatively large amounts of taurine in their diet.