Nail Trimming 101

Watch this video on YouTube Everyone is aware of how difficult it can be to trim the nails of an aggressive dog, but, nevertheless, it must be done. The first thing to do is to apply a muzzle to the dog to prevent injury. Make sure the muzzle is on securely, for the dog will … Read more

How To Examine A Dog’s Mouth

Your dog’s dental health is important, as important as any other aspect of his well being. Dental disease is quite common in dogs. In fact, most dogs over the age of three years will exhibit some signs of dental disease. It’s a good idea, and relatively easy, for a pet owner to examine his or … Read more

How Do I Sedate My Dog To Cut His Nails

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While you may enjoy a trip to a salon for a bit of pampering in order to get your nails done, this is not always true of your pet. Your pup may be nervous or frightened at the prospect. This situation may require a little more than a pat on the back and some encouraging … Read more

Can I Use Cat Shampoo on My Dog?

So, looking down at your pup, you see he looks a little worse for the wear. That last trip to the park, along with the rolling in the dirt with his canine buddies has made him look more like a neglected stray than your beloved companion. But you’re out of dog shampoo. Would your persnickety … Read more

Can You Use Liquid Bandage On Dogs?

When your canine companion is injured, you naturally want to do everything you can to stop the bleeding and reduce the chances of infection or further injury. When a person is injured, it’s relatively easy to take care of their wound; by contrast, dogs don’t understand why people want to cover their wounds, and they … Read more

Can You Put Baby Powder On Dogs?

Many pet parents and sitters wonder if putting baby powder on dogs is safe. This question is asked a lot, especially during the winter months, when you don’t want your canine companion to fall sick after a bath but would like to get rid of the bad odor. Can I Put Baby Powder On My … Read more