Posted on: April 12, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

What Home Remedy Can I Give My Dog For Diarrhea?

When it comes to diarrhea in dogs, treatment at home may be all your pup needs to recover. However, you’re likely wondering, what home remedy can I give my dog for diarrhea — and what’s actually effective? Many of us pup owners at Canine Journal have plenty of experience with natural remedies for dog diarrhea. I’ll share what veterinarians recommend, our personal experience with home remedies, and when it’s time…

Posted on: April 10, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

Meloxicam For Dogs: Uses, Dosage, Side Effects & More

As pet parents, when our dogs are unwell, we don’t feel like ourselves either. We’re worried and stressed, and we just want to see them wagging their tails, nudging us with their noses, and enjoying their food again. So, it’s understandable if you find yourself staring at the medication prescribed by the vet, trying to remember exactly what they said. Thankfully, the dispensing label for any veterinary medication should give…

Posted on: April 9, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

9 Home Remedies For Dog Scooting & When To See Your Vet

Have you ever caught your pup dragging their butt across the carpet and wondered, “What are they doing?” You are not alone, and this behavior is called dog scooting. Although this quirky act might provoke a giggle, it’s a sign that something might be wrong. I explore why dogs engage in this activity and suggest 9 home remedies for dog scooting. Hopefully, they will help alleviate their discomfort and stop…

Posted on: April 8, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

Can Any Dog Breed Herd Sheep?

Beyond Border Collies: Unveiling the Hidden Herding Potential
The image of a Border Collie gracefully maneuvering a flock of sheep is a familiar one, etched in our minds as the epitome of a herding dog. But what if we told you there’s more to the story? While Border Collies are undeniably masters of herding, the herding instinct isn’t exclusive to this iconic breed. This blog delves into the fascinating world of canine herding, exploring the history behind these working dogs, the different herding styles they employ, and surprisingly, the hidden herding potential that might lie dormant within your own furry companion!

Posted on: April 6, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

What Vaccinations Does My Cat Need?

Keeping Your Kitty Healthy: A Guide to Essential Cat Vaccinations
Our feline companions bring endless joy and purrs into our lives. As responsible pet owners, we want to ensure their well-being throughout their nine lives. Vaccinations are a fundamental part of preventive healthcare for cats, safeguarding them from potentially life-threatening diseases. But with various vaccines available, navigating the vaccination schedule can be confusing.

This comprehensive guide will be your one-stop shop for all things cat vaccinations! We’ll delve into the why behind vaccinations, explore the core vaccines essential for all cats, and discuss non-core vaccines tailored to your cat’s specific needs. We’ll also emphasize the importance of consulting your veterinarian to create a personalized vaccination plan for your furry friend. By the end of this blog, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge to ensure your cat receives the vital protection they deserve.

Posted on: April 4, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

Newfoundland Dog Saves His Golden Sibling’s Life

Photo courtesy of Douglas Coastguard Rescue Team. One dog narrowly escaped an almost certain death thanks to his vigilant furry family member. It’s a recent story out of the Isle of Man, a Channel Island between England and Ireland, that’s grabbed the attention of die-hard dog lovers worldwide. In March, a member of the public was strolling beside the Douglas Inner Harbor and encountered a distraught black Newfoundland. The distressed…

Posted on: April 1, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

Why Does My Cat Vomit Hairballs?

Hairballs: A Gross But Fascinating Reality of Cat Ownership
Have you ever woken up to a symphony of hacking coughs, only to discover your beloved feline friend depositing a furry monstrosity on the carpet? Hairballs, while undeniably unpleasant, are a fact of life for many cat owners. But fear not, cat lovers! Understanding why hairballs happen can not only help you minimize the mess but also ensure your furry companion stays comfortable.

This seemingly gross phenomenon is actually a result of your cat’s meticulous grooming habits. As your cat meticulously cleans their fur with their rough, barbed tongue, loose hairs get ingested. In most cases, this ingested hair passes harmlessly through the digestive system. However, sometimes, these hairs clump together in the stomach, forming a hairball – a matted mass that the body can’t eliminate through normal means.

Posted on: March 29, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

What Do Different Dog Sleeping Positions Mean?

Ever Wonder What Your Dog Dreams About? Decoding Their Sleeping Positions
Our canine companions grace our lives with endless love, goofy antics, and of course, adorable naps. But have you ever wondered what those naps reveal? Curled up in a ball, sprawled out like a starfish, or sprawled on their back – a dog’s sleeping position might hold more meaning than you think. This blog delves into the fascinating world of doggy dreams, deciphering the language of sleep positions and what they tell us about your pup’s mood, comfort level, and even health. So, the next time you catch your furry friend snoozing, take a closer look – their posture might just surprise you!

Posted on: March 27, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

When Should I Start Deworming My New Puppy?

Welcomed Home, But Vulnerable: Why Deworming Your New Puppy is Essential
Bringing home a cuddly puppy is a whirlwind of joy, but amidst the excitement comes the responsibility of keeping them healthy. One crucial aspect of puppy care is deworming – a process that eliminates internal parasites that can wreak havoc on your growing pup’s health. This blog cuts through the confusion and answers the all-important question: When should you start deworming your new puppy? We’ll explore the sneaky world of worms in puppies, the importance of deworming, and create a clear deworming schedule to keep your furry friend parasite-free!

Posted on: March 27, 2024 Posted by: Petsynse Comments: 0

Best Grass Seed For Dogs: Pet-Friendly & Urine-Resistant

Dogs have done some serious damage to my lawn. In the past, my lawn has been covered in dog urine spots from my dog and my neighbors’ dogs. Plus, dogs love to use their scent to mark their territory by scratching the grass after going potty. Seeing the grass fling up in my yard used to make me cringe. But now, I’ve found the best grass seed for dogs that…