Our experiences though seemingly unique tend to be interwoven. As such it is important that we make it clear that we care.
Dogs, just like people have health needs and these escalate towards the time when they have to give birth. You must know your options so you can help your dog through labor.
Considering Getting a Labrador Retriever? Either way, here is what you can look forward to in life with one.
A comparison of the Belgian Malon and the German Shepherd.
Your dog licking you is not all bad. It shows his or her excitement and affection. Just like humans have different ways of showing affection, your dog may see this like a hug. They also use this as communication.
Just as we can prevent serious disease in our female dogs by spaying. we can prevent serious disease in our male dogs by neutering. Male dogs are very prone to develop tumors around the anus, certain hernias. and prostate enlargement. Intact males are also at risk for prostate cancer and testicular cancer. Perianal adenomas are small growths in the muscle around the anus. If not removed when small, they grow until they break through the skin, get infected, smell bad and cause a great deal of discomfort to the dog.