Fish for Dogs

Fish for Dogs

Fish, especially fatty fish such as sardines, tuna and salmon, are nutritious and contain essential fatty acids that we all (dogs included) need. More and more dog foods and treats use fish (meat and/or meal) as the main protein source. But at...

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Old Dog Coughing

Old Dog Coughing

Is your pawsome old dog coughing? Trying to find out what may be the cause? Understand that coughing is not a disease in itself. It is just a symptom caused by some other problems, most of which are health issues. This post is about some common...

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Dog Kidney Diet

Dog Kidney Diet

Pop quiz time: What constitutes a good dog kidney diet? a. A low-protein diet b. A diet with moderate protein and is low in phosphorus c. A high-fat diet d. A raw diet with bones Is your answer “a”? If so, did you get that information...

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Treats for Dog Prostate Health

Treats for Dog Prostate Health

In this post, you will find a recipe that makes treats for dog prostate health. The ingredients used in these treats are healthy for all dogs, and in particular, they support prostate health in dogs. Older male dog who are not neutered (intact)...

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Renal Diet Dog Treats

Renal Diet Dog Treats

If your pawsome oldie is unfortunately suffering from kidney disease, read on to find out which food ingredients you can use to make safe and yummy treats for your dog. If you want to know what makes a good dog kidney diet, visit this page. Also...

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Essential Oils for Old Dogs

Essential Oils for Old Dogs

This post is about using essential oils on old dogs. In my other articles (this and this) I have talked about how to use essential oils properly and safely on dogs in general, and some precautions that come with using EOs on small animals. The...

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Natural Dog Joint Pain Relief

Natural Dog Joint Pain Relief

Natural dog joint pain relief, such as herbs, essential oils, acupuncture, etc., can play a significant role in improving the quality of life of an old dog suffering from arthritis. This is Part 3 of my “Ultimate Dog Parents’ Guide to...

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Glucosamine for Dogs

Glucosamine for Dogs

Glucosamine for dogs is commonly recommended by vets to help prevent arthritis and to actually slow down joint deterioration. This is a post that forms Part 2 of my series of “Ultimate Dog Parents’ Guide to Arthritis in Old Dogs” – Supplements...

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Dog Arthritis Supplements

Dog Arthritis Supplements

Dog arthritis supplements are “nutraceuticals”. These days, many vets use supplements to prevent arthritis in dogs, as well as to help reduce inflammation and pain in those who already are suffering from arthritis. This is Part 2 of my “Ultimate...

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Weight Gain in Old Dogs

Weight Gain in Old Dogs

Introduction Sudden weight gain in old dogs could be alarming, as it could be caused by an underlying health issue. So, if your older dog has recently put on some weight, try to find out what causes the gain in weight and do something about it!...

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