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Recall of Dog Food

Information and list of Recalled Dog Food. Understand what was recalled, symptoms from eating recalled dog food and links to manufacturer lists of dog food to avoid.

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Pregnant Dog With Worms

Reader Question: Do you deworm a pregnant dog before giving birth to puppies? I have a big dog with worms that is about two weeks away from having her

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Prednisone Did Not Help Dog Skin Problem

Reader Question Followed by Suggestions From Our Vet: How to Diagnose Dog Skin Problems? My dog has dry scab like patches on his back and is always scratching

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Dog Skin Infection Returns After Using Antibiotics

Reader Question Followed by Advice From Our Veterinarian: Cause of Dog Skin Infection Returning After Antibiotic Treatment We have a 4-year-old male labradoodle

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Labradoodle Urinating Issue

Reader Question on Urination Issue Followed By Suggestion From our Vet Our Labradoodle is about 11 months old and fully house trained. However, she often

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Vein Popping Out

Reader Question on Vein Issue Followed by Suggestion From Out Vet I just bought a puppy from a breeder about 3 weeks ago. But after I a week, I started

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My Chihuahua Has Hives

Reader Question on Hives Followed By Suggestion From Our Vet My chihuahua gets hives quite frequently. We used to live in Michigan and she would get them

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My Dog's Skin Problem

Reader Question on Dog Skin Problem Followed by Suggestion From Our Vet We have a 6-year-old male Lab/Pitt Bull mix. Last year after he was at the kennel

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Guide to Dog Aggression Behavior: Breeds and Training Tips

Training tips to stop dog aggression behavior guide. Guide to the types, signs and causes of aggressive behavior..

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Should We Get a Second Opinion About Ulcer on Eye?

Reader Question on Eye Ulcer Followed by Suggestion From Our Vet I recently took my dog to the vet to discover he had an ulcer on his eye. They also told

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Lesions on Back

Reader Question on Back Lesions Followed by Suggestion From Our Vet Could this be cutaneous lymphoma? It's not mange or ringworm, There are some bacteria,

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Sores Around Mouth

Reader Question on Mouth Sores Followed by Suggestion From Our Vet Our 14-month-old lab has developed sores around his mouth. We consulted our vet, and

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Unexplained Rash

Reader Question on Skin Rash Followed by Suggestion From Our Vet I have been discouraging my dog from licking his belly and genitalia because he has developed

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Causes of Dog Hair Loss

Reader Question on Possible Causes of Dog Hair Loss Hi, my name is Francesca. My dog is a 7-year-old Pointer. When she was a puppy we treated her for

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Will they fit a french bull dog, she doesn't have a long nose

Dasha has to much brown around the cornea of her eye which make her eye sensitive to light. But we have a pool and she will be swimming and we also live

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Causes of Dog Snoring and Snorting

Reader Question: Why hasn't surgery corrected my dog's snoring and snorting problem? My dog had his an everted saccules. The veterinarian removed a small

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Dog Black Skin Disease and Euthanization

Reader Question: Why Do Vets Want to Euthanize Our Dog for Black Skin Disease? Our dog has this horrible disorder... We've tried several different treatments

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How to Diagnose and Treat Dog Hives and Shaking

Reader Question:: How to Diagnose and Treat Hives on Dogs that is accompanied with shaking? My dog has hives all over his body. They look like dime shaped

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How to Treat a Spreading Dog Skin Rash and Is Benadryl Effective For Itch

Reader Question: How to Treat a Spreading Dog Skin Rash My dog has a skin rash that started on one of her ears. It has since cleared up in her ear, but

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Diagnosis and Treatment of a Recurrent Dog Skin Infection

Reader Question: How do I treat and cure a recurrent dog skin infection? My 3 yrs old Maltese has a recurrent dog skin infection since May this year.

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