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Shedding in Dogs

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Shedding in Dogs
 It is a natural phenomenon involving a dog losing his old coat of hair so that a new coat can come in to replace it.

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My dog drinks a lot of water, should I worry?

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My dog drinks a lot of water, should I worry?
Causes for mildly increased water consumption include food changes, increased ambient and body temperature, increased activity, urinary tract infection, and general illness.

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Why You Shouldn't Let Your Dog Eat Table Scraps

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Why You Shouldn't Let Your Dog Eat Table Scraps
It may be tempting to let your dog eat table scraps, especially when they are staring at you throughout your meal. You may even think you are giving them a nice little treat. Here’s why you should think twice about letting your dog eat table scraps.

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What is kennel cough and how can it be treated?

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What is kennel cough and how can it be treated?

Kennel Cough is similar to the human cold, and it can be caused by three categories of microorganisms.

 

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Okay, So the Science Behind Raw Pet Food Is Fascinating—And Makes a Strong Case for Switching Your Pet’s Food, Forever

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Okay, So the Science Behind Raw Pet Food Is Fascinating—And Makes a Strong Case for Switching Your Pet’s Food, Forever
Identifying the foods that are going to make your pups feel their best is exactly what veterinarian and research scientist Anna Hielm-Björkman, DVM, PhD, is doing with DogRisk, an independent research program that focuses on how genetic, nutritional, and environmental factors influence disease in dogs.

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