Are you thinking about adopting a dog from a shelter or buying a purebred from a breeder?
Before you adopt a dog think about the reasons you want to adopt. Is it for companionship, protection, or maybe unconditional love? These are actually excellent reasons for adopting a dog. Research indicates that dogs are good for our health and people who …
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Unfortunately there are many common dog illnesses and diseases that can be life-threatening to your pet. Many of these illnesses are viral and the easiest way to prevent them is by vaccination.
If you think that your pet is very ill, you’ll need to monitor your dog’s behavior and make notes on what you observe. Then call your vet as soon …
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Regular professional vet care for older dogs is essential to their health. Preventive veterinary care can add years to the life of your dog and help keep it happy and healthy for as long as possible.
Because many of our pets are living longer, the earlier the diagnosis of a disease can be made and treatment started, the better the …
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Hip dysplasia is a genetic disease that primarily affects large, purebred breeds of dogs such as Pointers.
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Pointers make excellent hunting dogs, but around the house they are well-behaved, protective, alert and extremely loyal animals.
A well-trained Pointer will have the best attributes of both a sporting dog and a household companion. They are very intelligent and easily trainable.
If you …