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Dog Breeds Prone to Obesity and How to Reduce Your Pets Calorie Intake

According to a study published in the Journal of Small Animal Practice in conjunction with the Royal Veterinary College, the eight dog breeds which have higher odds of being overweight are: Pugs Beagles Golden Retrievers English Springer Spaniels Border Terriers Labrador Retrievers Cavalier King Charles Spaniels Cocker Spaniels It’s worth noting that there are a number of other factors which the study …

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Joint Pain in Dogs: What’s Causing It and How You Can Deal With It

Dogs, our loyal companions, bring boundless joy to our lives with their playful antics and unwavering loyalty. However, as our furry friends age, they may face a common and often debilitating issue – joint pain. According to the National Poll on Healthy Aging, 70 percent of older adults in the US experience joint pain. Much like humans, dogs can suffer …

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Signs of Cold in Dogs & How to Keep Your Dog Warm in Winter

Pet owners should consider their dog’s comfort and safety in these chilly winter temperatures. Keeping your dog warm and healthy this winter should be at the front of their mind, as depending on your dogs breed, they can certainly feel the cold. Following extremely low temperatures and winter storms causing strong winds, pets across the country are feeling the chill. …

How to Look After Pit Bulls

Pit bulls are medium-sized, short-haired dogs with a distinct broad snout and muscular build. Pit bull terriers were often characterised as aggressive, originally bred for fighting. Finding examples of pit bulls acting aggressively is as simple as searching for it. Despite this, pit bulls are just like any other dog, and can be perfectly well-behaved and sociable if they are …