Category Archives: Dog As Pets

Apartment Complexes Using DNA To Match Your Dog To Its Poop

Apartment Complexes Using DNA To Match Your Dog To Its Poop

Warning to dog owners who don’t pick up what their pets leave behind: your dastardly deeds may not longer go undetected. A growing number of North Texas apartment complexes are using DNA testing to trace pets and find owners who ignore poop-scoop regulations. “It should reduce or eliminate dog waste on the property”, predicted Jennifer… Continue Reading

Keeping Beagles As Pets.

Keeping Beagles As Pets.

The Beagle is one of the smallest dogs of the hounds group. It is believed the origins of the breed are in ancient Greece. The nomads that used the breed to hunt hares brought them to England. At that point of its history, the breed was smaller and easy to carry in the hunting bags.… Continue Reading

Why Do Dogs Bite And How To Prevent It?

Why Do Dogs Bite And How To Prevent It?

Dogs, like majority of other animals guide themselves using their intuition. As they acquire enough information about the world/surroundings, they start shaping their reactions accordingly. Since genetics also play an important role in the behavior of an individual, some of these impulses can also be acquired or inherited. So, these aggressive impulses can also vary… Continue Reading

Pancreatitis In Dogs – Causes, Types, Symptoms And Treatments

Pancreatitis In Dogs – Causes, Types, Symptoms And Treatments

The inflammation of the pancreas is known as pancreatitis. Pancreatitis in dogs can be life threatening if it gets severe. Pancreatitis in dogs can happen suddenly (acute) or over a period of time (chronic). Both could be life threatening as the digestive enzymes can leak out of the pancreas during this time. What is Pancreas? Pancreas… Continue Reading

What Is Hypoallergenic Diet And Does Your Dog Need This Diet?

What Is Hypoallergenic Diet And Does Your Dog Need This Diet?

A hypoallergenic diet is becoming increasingly popular with vets and dog owners alike. The findings of adverse reaction to commercial dog food, in the recent years, have given rise to the awareness of hypoallergenic diet for dogs. What is hypoallergenic diet? The hypoallergenic diet is specially prepared diet mainly comprised of proteins, carbohydrates and the… Continue Reading