How to give oral medications to your dog Many medications for dogs should be administered orally. Oral medications can be in the form of a tablet, capsule or liquid. If necessary, tablets can be crushed and capsules can be dissolved in water and given with a syringe. Your … [Read more...]
Everything you need to know to keep your chihuahua dog safe and healthy.
When your dog is suffering from arthritis pain, diarrhea, or even motion sickness, it can be tempting to give him a dose of a human medicine to relieve his discomfort. Unfortunately, not all human medicines are safe for dogs. The following provides a quick look at what human … [Read more...]
I'm writing this on the first day of winter, and even though the temps are well into the 70's here (they are supposed to reach the 80's by Christmas Eve) I know the cold weather will hit us sooner or later. It may have already hit where you live. Every winter, people do their … [Read more...]
Christmas should be a time of joy and celebration with family and friends. Households with dogs should take special precautions to assure a pet-safe holiday environment, especially for a small dog like your Chihuahua. Your time and care can help you avoid injuries and frantic, … [Read more...]
Spaying or neutering your pet prevents overpopulation of dogs and cats in your neighborhood. Every year, almost 2.8 million dogs and cats are euthanized in the United States. These animals have no homes and roam around the neighborhoods looking for food. They are picked up … [Read more...]