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Dog Health

There are a number of different health complications and illnesses that your dog can suffer from. Health issues such as various skin diseases, dental issues, ear infections, respiratory problems, and intestinal parasites can lower your canine companion’s quality of life. Depending on a number of factors such as age, breed, and past complications, your dog will need different levels of care and maintenance throughout its lifetime. If cleaning up after your pup gets to be too much, give our residential pet waste removal specialists a call.

If you start to notice a difference in your dog’s habits and behaviors, especially when it comes to its eating and pooping patterns, be sure to get your pet to a vet as soon as possible for a diagnosis.

What Human Foods are Okay for Dogs to Eat?

Who can resist setting down their plate for their dog or forking leftovers into their bowl? Occasional human foods can be a great treat for your dog, so long as you make sure that those foods are safe for them to eat. Some human foods, like chocolate, garlic and onions, may make your dog sick [...]

By |2021-03-09T11:37:55+00:00March 9th, 2021|Categories: Dog Health|

Cold Weather Safety for Dogs in California

It doesn’t often drop below freezing in most parts of California, so you may not be familiar with how to keep your dog safe in our coldest conditions. That may be a problem if you head for a hike in the mountains, take your dog for a walk on our coldest winter nights, or give [...]

By |2021-02-09T15:16:47+00:00February 9th, 2021|Categories: Dog Health|

11 Dog Friendly Backyard Landscaping Ideas

If you love dogs you are also likely to love the outdoors and you probably want to take care of your landscape. But sometimes it can feel like your passion for your pet and your passion for your greenspace conflict. Dogs can be hard on landscapes, destroying grass and gardens, and tearing up your ground [...]

By |2021-01-21T21:57:41+00:00January 21st, 2021|Categories: Dog Health, Dog Ownership|

The Best Dog Friendly Hedges and Shrubs

Does your four-legged friend like to sample the leaves in your backyard? Or maybe your dog likes to dig away at the roots of the new shrubs you introduce? You can get hedges and shrubs that can better withstand the challenges that your dog brings their way and that are safe for them to much [...]

By |2021-01-14T20:39:18+00:00January 14th, 2021|Categories: Dog Health|

Is Dog Poop a Health Hazard?

animals don’t clean up after themselves, so is it really a problem if you let your dog’s poop sit out for a few days or longer? Won’t it eventually turn into dirt anyway? No, it won’t. Dog poop is a health hazard, and leaving it out in your yard could be dangerous for your pets, [...]

By |2020-12-01T17:32:50+00:00October 22nd, 2020|Categories: Dog Health|

Why is My Dog Acting So Distant?

Sudden changes in dog behavior are always troubling, but a sudden avoidance is especially so. Dogs are meant to be our close companions. When they don’t want to be near us, something may be seriously wrong. Why is your dog acting so distant? A few things could be the root cause that soured your [...]

By |2020-12-15T20:13:22+00:00October 8th, 2020|Categories: Dog Health|
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