Category Archives: Dog Health

Dog Health is what this site is really all about. You’ll find other topics, but the focus is keeping your dog healthy, mainly by natural and holistic means.

Dry Eye in Dogs

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Canine Dry Eye is a painful condition for dogs. And it often seems to be difficult to treat by conventional means.

Dry Eye in dogs can be attributable to, and associated with, quite a number of conditions, including Diabetes, Hypothyroidism, Distemper, immune system problems including autoimmune diseases, or even to drug toxicity or surgery. It can also be caused by allergies.

External and Internal Parasites in Dogs

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 »

Signs of Worms in Dogs

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You probably know how disgusting dog worms can be. They are tiny wriggly little intruders that breed in feces, dirt and other parasites. Fortunately, there are ways that you can prevent worm infestation, as well as safely treat them when they do get into your dog’s system. These worms may be small but if they are left untreated, they can… Read more »

Pet Vaccinations Facts

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Here is some quite comprehensive information about pet vaccinations – and whether or not you should vaccinate your dog (or cat). The author is Dr. Jean Hofve, DVM – one of the relatively few vets who pulls no punches, and will tell you that annual vaccinations are NOT needed! Read on … Vaccination Overview by Dr. Jean Hofve, DVM You… Read more »

Discover the Symptoms of Worms in Dogs

Dog worms are one of the most common problems that all pet owners have to deal with. Roundworms, hookworms, whipworms, pinworms and tapeworms are examples of the internal parasites that our dogs often have to deal with. Unfortunately, because they are so small, we don’t always know if our pets already have worm infestation. You need to be aware of… Read more »

Dog Parvo Symptoms

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If you suspect your dog may have Parvo Virus, whatever you do, don’t delay. This is an aggressive virus that will very likely kill your dog if left untreated. And it will happen quite quickly. There is no time to lose at all. Act now. And if you’re not sure how do identify dog parvo virus symptoms, find out all you need to know about parvo symptoms, in this article.