I haven’t published a reader’s perspective for some time. Today I received an email from a reader whose viewpoint really accords with my own. Allison’s perspective on keeping her dogs healthy really struck a chord with me, and the fact that she has looked after 30 dogs and brought them all into old age was something that really struck me… Read more »
Dogs are truly man’s best friend. Dog owners speak highly of their pets saying that their dogs offer them unconditional love and there are many famous quotations and sayings expressing how loyal dogs are to man. Unfortunately, dogs sometimes suffer from health issues that we aren’t aware of that may cause them great discomfort and even death. Sometimes these issues… Read more »
Fleas are perhaps one of nature’s worst enemies to man’s best friend. Alright so maybe that seems a bit of an exaggeration, after all, fleas aren’t fatal aren’t they? Yes and no. Fleas in and out of themselves do not cause death. They can contaminate the bloodstream of their victim which in turn, can lead to serious ailments when not cared… Read more »
Fleas are a common nuisance to the pet and pet owner alike. Many times we tend to overlook this matter because unless your dog is allergic to flea bites, the nature of a flea infestation is not of itself a life threatening conditions, unlike many other canine concerns. However, it might surprise you to know that the wrong dog flea… Read more »
Fleas can carry disease and other parasites, including tapeworm. And fleas are extremely irritating for your dog. They often cause intense itching, which in turn can cause your dog to damage his/her skin by vigorous scratching.
Knowing about the options for flea treatment for pets is essential. Natural flea treatment is the option I personally go for, but I understand that many people either prefer the chemical advantage flea and tick or frontline flea treatment, or are simply not aware that natural flea treatments are in fact available.