Pet Health

Pet Health

Mangy dog: two mites that bite

There are two major types of mange mites that cause symptoms in the dog: Demodex mites and scabies mites.
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Tips from Petplan for pet safe gardening this summer

Many beautiful outdoor plants are toxic to pets. Check your garden for these common harmful plants.
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Celebrity dogs and the conditions that may affect them

It’s time to shine our spotlight on some famous dogs who are ready for their close-ups!
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The dangers of flying with brachycephalic breeds

Delta is the latest airline to add Bulldogs to its “no-fly” list, and not because their cuteness poses a threat to national security.
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Fat and unhappy: tips for keeping your pets trim

Obesity is a rising concern in the United States, not just in humans, but in our animal companions as well.
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How to help your best friends shed the pounds

Nothing will age a dog or cat faster than being overweight.
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Advice for pets suffering from seasonal allergies

Dog allergies have been thought to include only inhaled allergens, but now we think it is more likely to be a combination of inhaled and contact allergies.