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Can I Give My Dog Ibuprofen?

Can I give tylenol to my dog for pain?

When your dog is injured or suffer from chronic pain, it makes sense that you would like to do anything you can to make him feel better.  Even though you may already have ibuprofen in your cabinets, it is not a good idea to administer any of it to your beloved pooch.  Some pet owners have reported being able to ease their pet’s name with a very small dose of ibuprofen with no ill effects. However, those individuals were just lucky and there is no reason to assume that you will be similarly lucky in the future. When only a ...

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What can I give my dog for constipation?

Constipation in dogs

Is your dog feeling constipated? Would you like to help him feel better? Does this make you wonder, “What can I give my dog for constipation?” Well, there are  a variety of things that can do the trick. Clean and Groom Your Dog You’ll want to start by putting on a pair of gloves and checking for any anal problems. Look to see if there’s any grass there, you’ll want to try to ease it out gently. If the area is matted, use a pair of scissors to trim the area carefully. Long-haired dogs (e.g. Yorkies, Lhasa Apsos) will grow ...

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Can I put Neosporin on my dog?

neosporin alternatives for dogs

Can you use Neosporin on dogs Did your dog get a cut or scratch? Has this left you wondering, “Can I put Neosporin on my dog?” After all, you probably already realize that Neosporin is an antibiotic that effectively speeds up the healing process when you do get a cut or scrape. In fact, some studies even suggest that it may cut down on some of the scarring that may occur after such situations. However, is this also true for dogs? First off, an Important Reminder Although most dogs have their fair share of mishaps, they do tend to lick ...

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7 tips for Getting Lowest Dog Sitting Rates

Pet walking rates

There is no doubt that pet ownership can be an awesome responsibility and that for both young and senior dogs, it is particularly important to plan for extra expenses. For instance, young dogs will usually need extra supervision so they do not get into the trash, chew on your belongings or have accidents. Older dogs may develop vision and hearing deficits that impact their ability to stay alone, while they may also need medication and extra care to prevent incontinence. Although hiring a pet sitter is the best way to provide the care and supervision your pet needs, dog sitting ...

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10 Ideas For Personalized Dog Bowls

customized dog bowls

Although you know that you want custom dog bowls for your puppy, you may not know where to find them or what to look for when you do find them. These are a great gift to treat your best friend with, one that they will get a lot of use out of. With that in mind, here are some ways to find the perfect personalized dog bowl. 1. Lucky Pups Personalized Stainless Steel Dog Bowls Lucky Pups will personalize a stainless steel dog bowl for you. These bowls are available in five colors: chrome, metallic blue, charcoal, magenta, and purple. ...

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4 Crucial Tips On How To Choose The Perfect Dog Bowl

How to select a dog bowl

There is no doubt that the majority of pet owners today truly care for their animal charges. Healthy food, safe water, and animal vitamins are three common ways that people provide an improved quality of life for their pets. However, the bowls used to feed and water your dog can  often be as important as the food they hold. Therefore; it is crucial to choose bowls for your dog that are personalized to both their needs and health. Option #1- Consider Raised Bowls There are many dogs who could have difficulty getting the last bits of food out of a bowl ...

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Top 5 Rolled Leather Dog Collars

Rolled leather collar for dogs

A rolled leather dog collar (a.k.a. a rolled collar) is well suited for dogs that have long, thick fur.Their round shape keeps your dog’s hair from becoming tangled and matted while wearing this collar. Of course, they look great on short-haired dogs as well. At the same time, they tend not to irritate the dogs’ fur or their sensitive skin. It’s important to make sure that you choose a high-quality collar. There are plenty of aspects  to evaluate and I will cover these in the article later. But, first, I would like to go through my favourites. Best Rolled leather Dog Collars ...

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The Top 5 Camo Dog Collars to Buy

blue Camo collar

Your dog’s leash and collar are one of the most customized and important accessories in your furry friend’s wardrobe. In some parts of the world, it is required by law to walk your dog with a leash and a collar. However, when shopping for one, many people buy with only the style in mind. They want their dogs to look good. They want their accessories to match their outfits. It is not unusual to buy multiple collars to provide some extra diversity. If you are the sporty type, camo dog collars would be anapt fit for your dog. Sometimes, we like to express our ...

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Top 5 Indoor Dog Houses

Indoor Dog Kennel

To many people, dog houses are typically developed for dogs who are not suited for indoor living, but it can be equally useful inside a home. Whether you have just adopted a large dog or you have a lot of land in a  rural area, it may not always be a good idea to keep your dog as an indoor pet. Dogs often love having fun outdoors, running around and staying active. Obviously, there are plenty of circumstances that can go in the other direction. An old, blind or deaf dog needs extra protection. A sick dog or  puppy cannot ...

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Dachshund clothing guide to pamper your dog

Dachshund accessories

A lot of dog owners choose to pamper their little friends. Some of them do it with an actual purpose.Practically, they analyze the dog’s necessities, but they are also familiar with their lifestyles and specific problems (if any). On a side note, other dog owners buy clothes for their dogs because they are trendy or because their dogs look adorable when dressed up. Although both groups of pet-owners are common, it is important to be sure of the safe of your dog at all times. That means being sure that none of the clothing is ripped or could suffocate your pet, ...

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