Dog Heart Failure
Cardiovascular disease in dogs (heart failure, CVD) is a serious problem that leaves its mark on quality and life expectancy. What symptoms indicate an ailment, what causes the occurrence, what…

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Feeding miniature dogs
Dogs of miniature breeds are very popular these days. They do not need long walks, they are easy to transport, they do not need a large space for upkeep and…

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How to teach a dog to swim?
The ability to cool off on a hot day and catch a ball in the water is a paradise for any dog ​​(with rare exceptions). But for everything to go…

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Obesity in dogs: why is it dangerous?

Overweight is a common problem with dogs kept in the apartment. And it is reflected not only in appearance, but also in the state of health and well-being of the pet. How to determine in a timely manner that the dog began to gain weight, and what exactly is obesity dangerous for the body?

Obesity in Dogs: Causes
Why do dogs gain weight? The reasons can be serious diseases that provoke metabolic disorders, or a genetic predisposition – but these are isolated cases. Most often, a sedentary lifestyle and an unbalanced diet lead to obesity, which is common with apartment maintenance. Sterilized dogs also fall into the risk group: due to changes in the hormonal background, they become more prone to weight gain. In addition, some breeds are naturally prone to fullness. Probably, on the dog’s grounds you have at least once seen a “tidy” Labrador or a Welsh Corgi. Continue reading

How many times a day do you need to feed a dog?
On the basics of feeding a person’s best friends. No matter what quality food you choose for your dog, it will not bring tangible benefits if you do not adhere…

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How to choose a toy for a dog?
In one of our articles, we talked about why dogs need toys. The more toys a pet has, the happier it is. However, it is not enough to purchase a…

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Can a dog bite sticks?
Can a dog be allowed to play with sticks? It would seem that the answer is obvious: why not? In the view of many, an ordinary stick from the street…

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Which food is better: dry or wet?
Which is better: dry food or wet? This question is asked by every novice cat or dog breeder. Let's figure it out together! We all know the benefits of finished…

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