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Bloat in Dogs

Bloat occurs when the dog’s stomach fills with air, fluid and/or food.  The enlarged stomach puts pressure on the other organs, causing difficulty breathing, eventually decreasing blood supply to the dog’s vital organs.  Also known as Gastric Dilatation Volvulus (GDV), gastric torsion and twisted stomach, the condition causes rapid clinical signs and death in several… Read more »

Why Do Dogs Lick Faces or Jump on Humans?

Body language and signals play an important role in the lives of dogs, as they use their bodies to communicate their intentions and feelings in the same way that we use sounds and spoken language.  These signals appear to be mostly inherited and instinctive, although they need to learn when to use them most effectively. … Read more »

Choosing the Right Vet for Your Pet

Your loving animal was lucky to get picked by a fantastic and caring owner like you! As you are well aware, a pet owner has a big role to play. Being responsible for the life of an animal without a voice is a big deal. You keep them fed, give them attention, and make sure… Read more »