Shaking Puppy Syndrome-Not What You Think

As sad as this is, there are times that one hears on the news about a parent who lost their cool and “shook” a baby with an ending result that is never good. While things like this can happen to pets, when one is talking about Shaking Puppy Syndrome this action is not what it is referring to. Believe it…

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3 Common Puppy Illnesses

As a dog parent, the health of your fur baby is paramount. While all of these common puppy illnesses have a vaccine, you still need to know the symptoms if they appear prior to vaccination so that treatment can be given.
Distemper
Puppies receive their first immunization shot for distemper when they are six to eight weeks old and again when they…

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Interesting Facts about your Dog’s Saliva

While many people may think that saliva is saliva and a dog’s saliva is nothing special, this is not true and the facts below may surprise you.

A dog’s saliva can prevent cavities. Just like human saliva, a canine’s mouth juices protect the teeth by making the fluid around the teeth more alkaline verses acidic, which attacks tooth enamel and makes…

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Golden Retriever asleep on the floor