Pug Health Problems | Symptoms, Treatments & Tips

Compact, full of life, and offering some of the most human-like expressions with their big eyes and furrowed brows, these dogs have a lot of fans and just as much love to give. It's important to be aware of some of the health challenges they may face though. We'll guide you through what to watch for.

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Degenerative Myelopathy Guide for Dog Owners and Breeders

Your pet is getting older, but you hardly consider him a senior at eight years old. He's been active, fit, and happy. But one day, you notice he's limping a bit in one of his hind legs. Here's a guide to determine if it's something more serious, known as degenerative myelopathy.

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Corgi Health Problems | Symptoms, Treatments & Tips

Corgis have a stellar reputation for their agreeable nature, which makes them one of the most popular canine breeds for those seeking an indoor dog. Noted for their short legs and long backs, Corgis are typically unmistakable. If you're considering getting one, or have one and are researching issues they may have, we've outlined the most common and some uncommon potential issues.

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Intervertebral Disc Disease in Dogs (IVDD): What is it? What are the Symptoms? How is it Treated?

You've been worried about your dog because he's in pain and has been limping when he walks. You take him to the veterinarian, who tells you after examining him that he may have Intervertebral Disc Disease or IVDD. You now wonder what it is and if there is anything you can do to help your pup get better.

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11 Dachshund Health Problems | Symptoms, Treatment & Tips

Sometimes referred to as Weiner Dogs or Doxies for short, the Dachshund finds its way into all kinds of living conditions because they are such a versatile breed with a personality that is so easy to love and plenty of intelligence to go around.

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Common Chihuahua Health Problems | Symptoms, Treatments & Tips

Chihuahuas are considered as a mostly healthy breed. They tend to have longer life spans, and the health concerns present are in part the same as what they are with other dogs of smaller sizes.

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French Bulldog Health Problems | Symptoms, Treatments & Tips

Intelligent, playful, and charming, the French Bulldog could easily be touted as one of the most popular dog breeds on the planet. These bulldog minis even have a cute name to go with their personality: Frenchies.

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7 Reasons to Adopt a Senior Dog

Senior dogs have a lot of life left. 

Although many senior dogs may have had a previous owner, for some unknown reason, they were relinquished and abandoned into shelter care waiting for a new home and a new adventure.  Regardless of the lifestyle your senior dog had before you met, he/she is most likely completely willing to adjust to your way of life with ease and joy! 

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