Signs Your Dog Has Seasonal Allergies

Seasonal allergies are as big a problem for dogs as they are for humans.  These allergies are generally to trees, grass, and pollen.  There is not really a way to keep your pet away from these allergens as they go out to potty, play, and roll in the grass.  Here are some indicators that your dog may have seasonal allergies:

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Making a Doggy Clean-up Kit

Whether it is a puppy that is not yet housebroken or an older dog that got into the trash, dogs occasionally make messes in the home.  In order to easily deal with these messes, it is a good idea to make a dedicated doggy clean-up kit.  Here is a list of things that go in the kit and things never…

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Grass Awns: A Problem for Dogs

Grass awns are a serious problem for dogs each spring and summer.  These weeds have a point and hairs that point backward, giving them the ability to work their way into a dog’s coat.  Eventually, if not removed, they can work their way into the skin and from there into major organs.  Surgery may be required to remove the grass…

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