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The inside of your dog’s ears is one of the most sensitive parts of their body, but also one that is often overlooked when it comes to care and grooming. Conditions affecting dog’s ears Some dogs, especially those with long, floppy ears are particularly prone to nasty bacterial or yeast infections. There are several tell-tale
Dogs aren’t called man’s best friend for nothing! As dog owners, we can all tell when our pets are feeling under the weather or are just not behaving like themselves. What’s more difficult is finding out exactly what is wrong and what could be causing them to feel poorly. Did you know that much like
Have you ever noticed your dog excessively shaking their ear, desperately trying to soothe an itch they just can’t scratch? Or perhaps you’ve noticed an unpleasant odour or discharge coming from their ears, which appear to be red and sore. It could be the result of an ear infection or inflammation.
How often do you bathe your dog? Every couple of weeks? Once a month? Perhaps once every few months. The truth is, there is no magic method outlining how often you should bathe your dog but maintaining good hygiene of their skin is one of the most important and underrated responsibilities of pet ownership. In
Yeast. We all know it as one of the vital ingredients in making bread – but did you know that both humans and dogs carry it as part of their natural flora? Normally, a healthy functioning immune system helps to keep the amount of yeast in your dog’s body balanced, but what happens when something
A lot of dogs in the UK itch. A whopping 2-3 million dogs visit their vet for itchy skin each year. Why do dogs get itchy Itching can be divided into three leading causes: Parasites, Allergies & Sensitivities and Infections. Fleas and mange mites, and maybe Harvest Mites in the Autumn are common parasites. (See
That’s right, the skin is the largest organ in the body. We don’t usually think of it this way, but if you put your skin on the scales (don’t try this at home), it would tip the balance on even your liver or your brain. How to prevent dogs from itching The best way to