PET CARE: PUPPIES: HEALTH & BEHAVIOR
This section contains information on some of the most common medical problems and issues of dogs and cats. It is designed to assist pet owners in better understanding their pets’ health problems and issues.
Caring for Your New Puppy
Adding a puppy to your household is an exciting endeavor. Puppies add a spark to a home, but they can also be difficult to manage. Be prepared for your puppy, and things will go a lot more smoothly. It is never a good idea to leave a puppy unattended in [...] Read More »
Housetraining Your Puppy
Training your puppy to go to the bathroom outdoors may seem like a daunting task, but with some time and patience, you shouldn’t have any trouble. The most important aspect of training is consistency. Crate training makes the housetraining job much easier. Confining your puppy to a crate while you [...] Read More »
Vaccinating Your Dog
Vaccinating your dog is a more controversial topic than ever before. If you ask five different veterinarians what vaccinations your dogs need, you will probably get five different answers! This article is based on my veterinary opinion, with information from research articles added for support. Your veterinarian may do things [...] Read More »
Please note that this information does not replace professional veterinary care. It is solely for educational purposes. Your pet’s medical condition should be evaluated by a veterinarian before any medical decisions are implemented. If there is a potentially life-threatening emergency involving your pet, take your pet to a veterinarian or veterinary facility immediately.