Cutting Down the Cost of Pet Insurance

Breed Other than Pedigree If you want to buy insurance for a dog that you haven’t yet adopted or bought, it is recommended to consider buying or adopting a crossbreed instead of a pedigree. An insurance policy for a pedigree can be costly as some of the breeds are more likely to develop a variety of hereditary conditions. Make sure to check the conditions covered in the policy as not all insurance providers include the…

How to Tell if Your Dog is Lactose Intolerant

Human babies get their nutrients from milk. In order to break down the nutrients found in milk, babies need a significant amount of an enzyme called lactase. However, as the babies grow up and start eating soft and, eventually, solid food, the body cuts back on lactase production since it no longer has much function. That is why almost 65 per cent of the human population have reduced ability to digest milk after infancy. In…

How Much Water Should a Dog Drink a Day? – Dog Hydration

I’m sat in my kitchen watching my dog drinking water (yes, that’s all I do all day..) and he drinks it like it’s his favourite thing in the world. We all know that water is important, that something that we can’t live without. On average, between 50% and 65% of the adult human body is water and more or less the same can be said about dogs. According to Veterian Key, around 60% of an…

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…

Celebrities with Pugs (with Pics & Videos) – Famous Pug Owners – Updated 2019

Today pugs are everywhere so are pug maniacs across the world. The popularity of the pug breed seems to be increasing massively recently. The love for pugs is shared by many people including celebrities and famous people. Below, we list celebrities with pugs and they include actors, actresses, musicians and other famous people. This proves pugs are the perfect companions for all kinds of people. What we want to know now is whether any of…

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…