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Hug a Vet for Veterinary Technician Week

Many of us have a pet – in fact, most of the U.S households own pets. Sixty-eight per cent of U.S. households, or about 85 million families, own a pet, according to the American Pet Products Association (APPA) in 2018. Unsurprisingly, out of those pet owners, 60 million were dogs. Sorry cat lovers, but most of us are dog people. I actually didn’t care much for either dogs or cats, until it was my wife’s…

Can Dogs Get High? – Impact of Marijuana on Dogs

We have previously written an article, covering whether CBD oil is good & safe for dogs. But what about THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), which is the psychoactive part of marijuana? With cannabis being legalized in more states in the USA and other parts of the world, I feel this is something we need to talk about. Can dogs get high from marijuana and what’s more, is it dangerous for them? Can Dogs Get High? Yes, dogs can…

CBD Oil for Dogs – Is it Good & Safe for Dogs?

Are you thinking of giving your dog CBD oil? CBD oil is a hot topic at the moment for us humans. We always hear people talking about the benefits it can provide. For example, CBD oil is to used to manage migraines, joint pain and even anxiety & stress. joint pain. Even Joe Rogan, my favourite podcaster/comedian is a regular CBD oil user! Kim Kardashian has had CBT-based baby shower – which actually sounds quite…

Travelling With Dogs – Can I Bring My Dog Into the UK?

Travelling on your own is no fun. Travelling with children is definitely not fun. But how about going on an aeroplane with your dog? So you are planning to visit the UK either on vacation or perhaps you are looking to relocate to the country. You may be sat wondering “Can I bring my dog to the UK?” Yes, you can bring your dog into the UK! But, there is a big BUT. It can…

Pug Exercise – How Much Exercise Do Pugs Need?

“How much exercise does a pug need?” is definitely one of the most common questions we come across from those looking to welcome pugs into their families, as well as those who are already pug owners. The best way to answer this question is: Generally, pugs do not require huge amounts of exercise. Having said this, exercise is an important part of everyday life, and it can give you a lot of benefits, whether you…

6 Effective Ways To Groom Long-Haired Dogs

Obviously, I love pugs and they are short-haired, but I also love long-haired dogs too – I used to have a family dog who was a long-haired mixed breed. One of the things with long-haired dogs is that they need to be well-groomed and this should be done regularly. Because – they can become matted, dirty and scraggly – and they can even result in skin problems, such as sores, allergies and other infections in…

Common Myths about Dog Feeding

Are you concerned about the food your dog is eating? Confused about all the conflicting information available? Not sure if you are feeding the right food for your dog? Then join the club, as I was exactly in the same position when I first became interested in the science of dog nutrition. Unfortunately, I was quickly disillusioned with the vast amount of conflicting information available. “Old Wives Tales”, myths, and pet food industry marketing left…

Pug Shedding Tips – Do Pugs Shed?

Yes, pugs shed. You will never hear any pug owners say “Oh my pug doesn’t shed.” Before we got our two pugs, we had assumed pugs would be low shedding dogs, with them being short-haired. We were so wrong. But another question might be How much do pugs shed? Pugs shed excessively. On a scale from 1 to 10, with 10 being the worst, they are definitely 10. Pugs shed so much that a (good…

Pug Barking – Do Pugs Bark?

Like all other dog breeds, pugs bark, some more than others. Pugs are no exception. Because pugs can’t speak like humans, they bark as a way of communication, like birds tweet, cats meow, pigs oink and cows moo. On this page, you will find all the information relating to pug bark like how much they bark, what pug barking sounds like, the reasons why they may bark & how to train a dog to stop…

How much is a Pug? Guide to Buying a Pug Puppy

So you are planning to buy a pug. One of the initial questions you will be asking yourself when thinking of owning a pug is ‘How much is a pug?’ Are they expensive? Can be, well very likely. There are a number of factors that could have a huge impact on the price to buy a pug puppy. Where Pugs are located Where the dog is located is one of the major factors when it…