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Causes, Symptoms and Treatment for Heart Murmur in Dogs

Heart Murmur in Dogs Have you ever tried listening to your dog’s heartbeat? I have. A regular, fully functioning dog will have a heartbeat that sounds like short, rhythmic beating. A dog with a heart condition will have a heartbeat that sounds like soft, prolonged thumps. If this is your dog, then your pet is most likely to be suffering… Read more »

Dog Worms – What to Do

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Worm Treatment for Dog Worms   If you have a dog, the odds of him/her having an infestation of dog worms sufficient to require a worm treatment, at any given time is, believe it or not, extremely high.  Dog worms are in fact, a major problem for our canine pets.  The most commonly found worms in dogs are Roundworms, Tapeworms, Hookworms and… Read more »

External and Internal Parasites in Dogs

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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 »

Dog Care Guide

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Pet food should not be seen as just anything edible that you can feed your pets. Being a dog owner, it is our responsibility to care for them properly and feed them nutritious and delicious food.They give us unconditional love and loyalty that the least we can do is to ensure that they are fed properly.Vitamins and minerals are important… Read more »

Dog Worms Symptoms

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One of the most common ailments in dogs is worm infestations. Worms are parasites that live inside the animal and cause different problems, depending on the type of worm your pet has. Generally, there are five major types of worms, roundworm, tapeworm, hookworm, whipworm and the dreaded heartworm. All of these can cause light to serious complications and should never be left untreated. First, let’s look at the different types of parasite and what dog worm symptoms each type may cause.