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Archive for February, 2009

The Heat Cycle

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Female dogs have a heat cycle or Estrus. Their initial cycle will generally occur around the ages of 6 – 12 months old. If the female dog is a large breed though she possibly will not have her first heat cycle until she is 12 – 24 months old. (more…)

Strains and Sprains

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

When your dog starts to limp for no apparent reason it is vital that you check a few things out yourself rather than dashing straight to the vet, there are certain things that you can do to assist your dog without having to visit a vet at all. (more…)

Lack of Appetite

Sunday, February 22nd, 2009

If your dog suddenly stops eating it can be a very worrying time, especially if your pooch normally consumes everything in its path! It does not automatically mean that there is a serious problem though, so do not start panicking just yet. (more…)

Furry Tails

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

We all know that our canine friends have fur, well most of them do, but do you know how the fur grows? The hair or fur of all mammals is composed of Keratin which is a protein and also dead skin cells. (more…)

Chubby Canines

Monday, February 16th, 2009

Have you noticed your dog resembling a duck lately by waddling instead of striding out gracefully like a thoroughbred racehorse? Is your faithful friend struggling to keep up with you on a walk? Does he / she seem out of breath a lot more than usual? (more…)

Akita History

Friday, February 13th, 2009

The Akita originated in Japan and it is one of the seven breeds of dog that have been designated as National Monuments of the country. The Akita derived from the ancient hunting dogs that resided in the northern part of Honshu Island. (more…)

Smart or Not?

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

Is your canine chum a regular little Einstein or more of a comic act when it comes to intelligence? Proud dog owners worldwide will now be hollering at their computer screens, ‘intelligent definitely, my dog is so clever.’ (more…)

Diabetic Dogs

Monday, February 9th, 2009

Diabetes is a word that we would ordinarily associate with humans but it is a fairly common complaint in both cats and dogs. It is seen more in dogs than it is in cats. (more…)

All For Show?

Friday, February 6th, 2009

Unless you have been living in a cave in the middle of nowhere for the past few years you would of heard about Crufts, the annual prestigious dog show. Love it or hate it you have to admit that they are obviously doing something right because it has been running since the year 1891. (more…)

Licking Dogs

Thursday, February 5th, 2009

The canine tongue has many uses from mopping up someone’s spilt dinner and lapping up tasty milk and cream to washing out all that horrible mud from their paws and also washing other unmentionable body parts! (more…)