Itching

Itching Dogs The most common skin condition in dogs at least in Cobb County is a condition called atopy. This is manifested by any of the following symptoms: Itchy Pink flaky skin Almost always a huge component of foot licking Pink even wet read years…

Heartworms

What You Should Know About Heartworms (Download this) Why Heartworms matter: • A dog outside for two years off heartworm prevention will absolutely have heartworm disease, statistically. • A dog indoors for two years without preventative has a 30% (or greater) chance of heartworm disease.…

KittenDiarrhea

FOR THE SEVEREST DIARRHEA IN KITTENS. FOR THE SEVEREST DIARRHEA IN KITTENS. Nutshell of this article: It’s Metronidazole, Loperamide (Immodium) and Rice/Hamburger feeding. Disclaimer: I don’t like using Loperamide in kittens. It can make them really jittery. If their whiskers are “vibrating” you need to…

Smog

WHY DOGS ITCH ESPECIALLY IN SUMMER AND ESPECIALLY BELLIES, EYES and EARS WHY DOES IT MATTER THAT YOU KNOW THIS? Because it’s “dust” that’s wrecking your dog’s skin. Not as much “allergies” Did you know “smog” settles out of the air and doesn’t just blow…

Backend

Back End Problems in Dogs Why do I need to understand this?  Well, chances are at least in a larger dog, “going down in the back legs” will be that dog’s undoing. It OFTEN is and usually that’s not the owner’s fault. After they start…