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Common Dog Health Problems

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If you have a dog, then undoubtedly at some time your dog will experience a dog health problem of some description. If you look after your dog’s health in a holistic way and focus on natural dog foods and natural dog remedies including non-chemical natural flea treatments, natural worm prevention including natural heartworm prevention, then you’re likely to come across far fewer dog health problems than if you’re feeding your dog a commercial dog food, applying chemical flea treatments and worm treatments, and so on.

Natural Dog Food Is Healthier For Your Dog

Several people who have dogs rely primarily on canned and dry foods for their diet. Despite claims by advertisers of these dog foods, dogs on commercial food diets are typically lacking the nutrition they would receive from natural dog food. Commercial or Natural Dog Food? Many dog owners, similar to their human diet, feed their dogs highly processed foods rather… Read more »

Dog Care – Fighting Fleas

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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.

Adolescent Dogs and Acne

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As if your teenager complaining about a pimple is not enough, now your beloved pooch is rubbing his face across your carpet. Upon closer examination, you find that the two teenagers (the adolescent dog and human) are both suffering from the same thing: acne. There are certain breeds of dogs that are susceptible to the skin problem. Normally, the acne is more bothersome than anything, but sometimes treatment is necessary. Once your veterinarian confirms the presence of acne, you can find products to help your dog have clear skin.

Preventing Fleas and Other Nasties

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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.

Yeast Infection and Skin Problems

Dog Skin Problems

Many dogs suffer from skin problems. These can originate from a multitude of of causes, with the most common being skin allergies, which in themselves have a variety of origins.

But a fairly common skin problem in dogs that is not so widely known is the skin problem caused by a bacterial or fungal skin infection, the most common type of which is a yeast infection.

Pet Food Shopping and Preparation: Learn What Your Dogs Need

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.  Man’s best friends, our beloved dogs, are often given foods that we eat without knowing that these are detrimental to our pets’ health. Their… Read more »