How to choose a bowl for a dog? It would seem that there is nothing complicated in this matter. But in practice, it turns out that one model is much more convenient than another and that an improperly selected bowl can lead to poor posture and even an upset stomach. In our article we will tell you what to look for when choosing a bowl in the first place.
1. Bowl material
When choosing a bowl, be sure to look at the material from which it is made. Its service life and the safety of the dog depend on this. For example, plastic is scratched, bacteria get into cracks, which is unacceptable from the point of view of hygiene. That is why experts recommend replacing plastic saucers at least once a year.
A good option are ceramic bowls. They look very good, but, unfortunately, fight easily. Continue reading
Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects both people and animals. The initial stage of this ailment often goes unnoticed, and the disease is diagnosed already in an acute form or randomly, for example, during the delivery of tests on a completely different issue. That’s why it is very important to know about the initial symptoms of the disease and regularly monitor the condition of the pet. How is diabetes manifested in dogs and what you need to know about this dangerous but common disease?
Diabetes is a complex disease that is divided into several types. First of all, diabetes and diabetes insipidus are distinguished. Diabetes mellitus in dogs is also divided into two types: insulin-dependent and non-insulin-dependent.
Diabetes in Dogs: Causes
Only a few cases of diabetes insipidus in dogs are known. This is a genetic disease that is very rare. Continue reading