Whipworms In Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

Whipworms In Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

These eggs typically are found in dogs, foxes and coyotes, and, once hatched, live in the colon or large intestine of their host, says Dr. Marrinson, a member of the board of directors for the Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC).

Abused dog found lying next to decomposing bodies of its dead siblings

Abused dog found lying next to decomposing bodies of its dead siblings

An RSPCA inspector who went to rescue the dog described it as ‘the saddest sight I have seen in 12 years in the job’ (Picture: SWNS)‘She was so scared.

Courageous Dog Braves Fire to Save Deaf Boy

Courageous Dog Braves Fire to Save Deaf Boy

Mack further reports that since Nick had been taught in school what to do during a fire, he covered his nose and mouth and with Ace by his side, exited the house and called 911 and his mother.

Dog scratched door to pieces when owner left him alone for three hours

Dog scratched door to pieces when owner left him alone for three hours

Before and after picture of the door (Picture: Caters News)The 29-year-old even left Bobbie a bed and a box full of toys to play with that he never touched.

Couple Braves Avalanche to Save Sick Cat

Couple Braves Avalanche to Save Sick Cat

Dr. Kelly Hawkins of Valdez Veterinary Clinic got a pretty interesting call that night – while most use their one phone call to ask for bail money, Clark used hers to alert the vet that Ninja had been dropped off at the animal shelter.

Museum of English Rural Life uncovers 18th century dog pictures

Museum of English Rural Life uncovers 18th century dog pictures

Looking through one book, owned by Richard Beale, from a farm in Biddenden Kent, museum staff discovered these doodles. But it wasn’t the only animal he sketched – Richard also drew this 18th century chicken wearing a pair of trousers.

Adoption vs buying – the pros and cons of both worlds

Adoption vs buying – the pros and cons of both worlds

As someone who has never been a dog person, I was not happy when my family decided to have a pet in the house.

17-year-old dachshund reunited with owners 5 years after she went missing

17-year-old dachshund reunited with owners 5 years after she went missing

The Riendeaus got Lady on a family trip to Arizona in 2001, when Michelle's sister-in-law said there was a "jewel" at the pet store where she worked that they simply had to see.

Welcoming your new kitten...

Welcoming your new kitten...

The easiest and most successful way to ensure that your growing kitten is getting a healthy, balanced diet is to feed a complete premium food for kittens. A good diet should provide all the nutrients essential for a growing kitten to become a healthy cat.

Volunteer helps raise money for pet shelter ... by napping with cats

Volunteer helps raise money for pet shelter ... by napping with cats

Employees at the no-kill sanctuary, which specializes in rehabilitating cats with special needs, decided to post pictures of Lauerman taking catnaps with his furry friends on Facebook, and the post is melting hearts everywhere.

Complexities of an adopted dog

Complexities of an adopted dog

After that, it’s crucial to assert the house rules to him/her to help you co-exist with your pet. It’s important not to expect a lot from the dog and give them their space till they feel comfortable enough to trust you.

Pet owners beware: FDA warns of potential dangers of flea and tick pills

Pet owners beware: FDA warns of potential dangers of flea and tick pills

Pills or chews that protect dogs and cats against fleas can cause neurological problems such as stumbling or seizures, and pet owners need more warning, the Food and Drug Administration said Thursday.

Phone addiction is making your dog sad, warns expert

Phone addiction is making your dog sad, warns expert

Ian explains that our phone dependency affects dogs more so than cats because dogs are pack animals, and look to their humans for leadership and reassurance. ‘You do that consistently for weeks, months and years on end and you’re going to get some real behavioural issues.’

How Bad Pets Make Good Kids

How Bad Pets Make Good Kids

We wanted our kids to learn one of life's abiding truths: Instead of punishing creatures when they displease us, sometimes we must simply take them as they are, knowing that to love them means accepting them at their worst as well as at their best.

What not to feed your pet

What not to feed your pet

Chocolates have caffeine and theobromine that can cause anything from vomiting to seizure. Even small quantities of grapes and raisins can make your pet sick with vomiting and exhaustion. Adult dogs and cats cannot digest milk and other dairy products.

Wanted, cat whisperer: the job ad that went viral

Wanted, cat whisperer: the job ad that went viral

When Joan Bowell, founder of God’s Little People Cat Rescue, posted her job offer on the shelter’s Facebook page last month, she asked for others to share the post “far and wide”.

Anti-puppy farm campaigner’s dog ‘stolen in targeted theft’

Anti-puppy farm campaigner’s dog ‘stolen in targeted theft’

Diddy the six-year-old miniature pinscher went missing from Niki’s Berkshire home in the middle of the night and has not been seen since (Picture: INS)The animal rights activist and dog behaviourist has launched the hashtag ‘#findourdiddy’ and has received widespread support to try and find her missing pooch.

Bring home the right pooch, the right friend

Bring home the right pooch, the right friend

Suitable to familyIf you have children at home, you can choose from children-friendly, gentle and lovable breeds like Pug, English Cocker Spaniel, Boxer, Beagle, Basset Hound, Labrador, German Shepherd and Golden Retriever, amongst others.

Rent A High-Tech Dog House While You Run Errands In NYC

Rent A High-Tech Dog House While You Run Errands In NYC

Well, if you are in New York City, and specifically in Brooklyn, there might be a high tech dog house that you can rent for a short period of time while you go into that store.

Husband forced to choose between saving wife and dog from house fire

Husband forced to choose between saving wife and dog from house fire

(Picture: MEN Media)The house caught fire when they had left a pan of food on low heat for when the couple’s son Correy, 23, returned from work at around 11pm.

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