The Shih Tzu is a compact, ideal canine companion. Originally bred for royalty in China, this dog considers himself a prince among dogs. A true sweetheart, the Shih Tzu’s purpose in life is to love and be loved. However, this breed is also playful and mischievous. We will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is the best fit for you and your family.
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Summer is almost here. While this is a great time for our pups to play outside in the sunshine, this also means heat flares for dogs with skin diseases. Therefore, we will discuss skin diseases in dogs and how to treat summer heat flares.
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According to Texas Parks and Wildlife
, Texas is home to 15 potentially dangerous snake species, including rattlesnakes and copperheads. Dogs have a natural curiosity and an innate instinct to protect their family. These both can spell danger when snakes are sharing our outdoor spaces. Fortunately, there’s a Rattlesnake Vaccine for dogs available to reduce the impact of a snakebite.
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Many say that the Border Collie is the smartest dog breed. His ability to impose his will on sheep makes him the best sheephearding dog in the world. However, watch out, because he will try to impose his will on you, too. Therefore, will will discuss this breed to help you determine if it is the best fit for you and your family.
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May is Allergy Awareness Month. The spring season brings with it many allergens that affect both us and our pets. However, cat allergies don’t always look like ours. Therefore, we will discuss spring allergies in cats and prevention.
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May is Allergy Awareness Month. Spring allergies can affect both dogs and people, resulting in allergy attacks for several weeks as the seasons change and the weather warms. However, symptoms of spring allergies in dogs may differ from humans. Therefore, we will discuss spring allergies in dogs and prevention.
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Lyme Disease in dogs is a common illness spread through bacteria transmitted by deer tick bites. This disease can lead to serious complications and even death in rare cases. Therefore, knowing the symptoms of Lyme Disease can help keep your dog healthy. We have put together some information on Lyme Disease, as well as tips for preventing Lyme Disease in your dog.
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While often not bred intentionally, mixed dog breeds are still very lovable dogs and they can make great pets for many people. We will discuss mixed dog breeds and the advantages of mixed dog breeds.
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March is Pet Poison Prevention Month. There are numerous poisonous substances that can be harmful and even fatal to our pets. Therefore, being able to recognize the signs and symptoms that your pet may be in danger is necessary. We have put together some tips on how to protect your pet from poisonous items during Pet Poison Prevention Month.
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February recognized as National Spay/Neuter Awareness Month. The purpose is to encourage individuals to have their pets sterilized before the spring and summer months. There are many benefits of spaying or neutering your dog or cat, which we will discuss.
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