Help your dog cope with arthritis

Help your dog cope with arthritis

Some pets hide their arthritis pain, but you’ll notice they don’t want to play because it’s difficult to run and wrestle.As a responsible pet parent, you can help your pooch to deal with this painful condition with the following practices:.

Woman could lose fingers after viscious dog ripped her flesh and ate it

Woman could lose fingers after viscious dog ripped her flesh and ate it

Helen Hayes was left with life changing injuries after being attacked by a sheep dogA woman may need her fingers amputated after her friend’s out-of-control sheepdog ripped the skin off her hand and ate it.

A drop of love

A drop of love

As months passed by Nicco started becoming a cause of worry and seemed like a burden. I chose that day because I would not be home to face the pain of separation. Nicco was there right in front of me, loving me unconditionally.

Man asks for refund for food when his dog dies and receives a beautiful tribute

Man asks for refund for food when his dog dies and receives a beautiful tribute

Joseph Inabnet had to put his beloved dog Bailey down in October last year – but he’s already bought and paid for a supply of special pet food to last her for months.

Dog that lost its hind legs and eye in a train accident is adopted

Dog that lost its hind legs and eye in a train accident is adopted

The new owners have been properly vetted to ensure Trooper won’t have to suffer any more pain; the post states they have ‘experience with disabled animals and someone will be home with him at all times to give him the care he needs’.

Hunter the Shiba is a professional painter who makes thousands from his masterpieces

Hunter the Shiba is a professional painter who makes thousands from his masterpieces

(Picture: Shiba Inu Art/Caters)Each painting session take between 10 to 15 minutes, the couple said, and the final works sell for around £43 each.

10 best dog beds

10 best dog beds

A puppy will need a bed that is comfortingly snug and crate-compatible, yet inexpensive because it’ll need replacing as they grow, while many older dogs suffer from joint pain, in which case memory foam mattresses are most comfortable.

Look Inside the New AKC Museum of the Dog in NYC

Look Inside the New AKC Museum of the Dog in NYC

Take a Tour of the AKC Museum of the Dog in New York People have been in love with man’s best friend for centuries. The rich history of these beloved creatures is now on display in New York City at the American Kennel Club (AKC) Museum of the Dog , which opened February 8.

Dogs can work their magic on your mood

Dogs can work their magic on your mood

Better heart health : Heart patients who have pets survive longer than those without, according to several studies.Male pet owners have fewer signs of heart disease, lower triglyceride and cholesterol levels than non-owners, researchers say.

Warning after dog’s paws were burned off when he walked on icy grass

Warning after dog’s paws were burned off when he walked on icy grass

Britain's youngest female paedophile, 17, was groomed from the age of 13 Chase was then rushed to the vet where his feet were cleaned, dressed and he was administered with pain relief before receiving laser treatment to help with the healing – resulting in him being left unable to walk for the next two weeks.

'World's cutest dog' Boo died of a broken heart, his owners say

'World's cutest dog' Boo died of a broken heart, his owners say

“With deepest sadness I wanted to share that Boo passed away in his sleep early this morning and has left us to join his best friend, Buddy,” a message on Boo’s Facebook account reported to its 16 million followers.

Dumped dogs get much-needed transformation after fur was so matted they couldn’t move

Dumped dogs get much-needed transformation after fur was so matted they couldn’t move

(Picture: Furry Friends Refuge) ‘We do believe that there are more dogs where these came from and are working with law enforcement to investigate,’ shelter manager Andrea Touzani told The Dodo .

Urgent appeal for tragic ‘Mermaid Puppy’ whose deformed legs make her look like fish

Urgent appeal for tragic ‘Mermaid Puppy’ whose deformed legs make her look like fish

Urgent appeal for tragic ‘Mermaid Puppy’ whose deformed legs make her look like fish A RESCUE dog thrown from a van needs life-changing surgery so she can lose the sad nickname of Mermaid Puppy.

10 best dog beds

10 best dog beds

The result is a high-quality, durable memory foam bed with a removable, machine-washable cover and bolstered sides. Buy now Plantabox personalised crate dog bed, from £55, Notonthehighstreet.com This pretty wooden crate comes in 12 colours and can be customised with your dog’s name.

Dog left with no eyes after getting abandoned twice finally finds a home

Dog left with no eyes after getting abandoned twice finally finds a home

Miyoshi had her eyes removed after suffering with glaucoma and an autoimmune disease (Picture: Caters) Tyler Keith, 25, and Abby Richardson, 24, instantly fell in love with Miyoshi at the adoption centre in September, and knew they had to welcome her into their home.

What Can I Give my Dog for Pain: Pain Meds for Dogs

What Can I Give my Dog for Pain: Pain Meds for Dogs

Your veterinarian will conduct a physical exam, share the findings with you and make recommendations for additional testing and/or pain management. Don’t be afraid to ask your veterinarian for pain management options, including natural supplements and/or generic formulations.

Dog had to be ‘scrubbed clean’ after toddler, 3, coloured her in with paint

Dog had to be ‘scrubbed clean’ after toddler, 3, coloured her in with paint

Johnna Pennington only left Alivia alone for a couple of minutes (Picture: Mercury Press & Media)The three-year-old pet was left multicoloured and had to be scrubbed in the bath to return to her usual white colour.

Is your pet in pain?

Is your pet in pain?

It’s also important to be aware of the subtle signs – so you can recognise when something is wrong with your pet and bring it to the attention of your veterinarian. A more obvious sign of pain is a normally active pet who becomes sedentary, seems depressed, or is reluctant to play.

Spaying Your Dog: Dog Spay Surgery from Start to Finish

Spaying Your Dog: Dog Spay 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. The risks associated with spaying a dog include pain, infection, dehiscence (opening) of the surgical site and excessive bleeding.

Terrified dog really doesn’t want to have his nails cut

Terrified dog really doesn’t want to have his nails cut

The poor thing was filmed having a grooming nightmare as two vets try to hold him still and trim his nails. The look on his face is probably most comparable to The Scream by Edvard Munch.