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Are You Feeding Right Food To Your Dog?

May 31, 2014 Leave a comment

Right-Food-for-DogWe all need good and healthy food, so do our pets. Varied dog food options are available in the market that we get confused about which pet feed we should buy for our dog. Ranging from top brand dog feeds to local supplements, you can find them all.

When it comes to choosing your pet feed, you need to check whether you are providing the best food or not. Sometimes, the best food you give him may cause allergy. Therefore, you need to check various aspects while choosing and feeding your dog.  Read more…

Allergic Skin Disease – Second Most Health Problem in Dogs

May 26, 2014 1 comment

Allergic skin diseases are the second most common health problems in dogs, the first being flea and tick infestation. Dog’s skin and coat are susceptible to various external substances and end up being damaged due to itching, biting and licking by the pet. With numerous external and internal reasons, skin allergies in dogs are a subject of serious concern of the pet parents.

Excessive itching, coat biting, body licking, rashes, flaky skin, inflammation on the skin are some of the common signs of existence of allergic skin diseases in dogs. Skin irritation is commonly found on the dog’s paw, ears and stomach area. It can start from rashes to change of skin color in the areas where allergens are present. The condition irks the pet and makes him depressed and low-spirited. This calls for effective dog skin care by the pet parents.   Read more…

Differences among Frontline Plus, K9 Advantix and Advantage

May 19, 2014 Leave a comment

Fleas and ticks are most common pests that attack pets. They irritate and cause various skin diseases. There are numerous flea and tick control treatments available. Usually, pet owners get confused about which product is best for their pets and which treatment is effective in killing fleas and ticks and preventing flea infestation in pets.

Among the various flea and tick treatments, the top products are

  • Frontline Plus
  • K9 Advantix
  • Advantage

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Top Reasons for Itchy Skin in Pets and Treatment

May 7, 2014 Leave a comment

Have you ever seen your dog itching vigorously or scratching? Wondering what is disturbing him. There are numerous reasons that cause itching and scratching in dogs. Due to this, they can even develop various types of skin conditions.

Moreover, with the change in seasons, pets develop certain seasonal allergies resulting into skin issues. Taking good care of pet skin conditions definitely help you stop your pet itching and scratching.  Read more…