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Whether you’re dealing with digestive upset, ticks on your dog or an ear infection, our experts are here to help. Browse our extensive collection of dog health articles to learn more about these problems, find solutions and help prevent them.

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When your dog is healthy, his poop shows it. It can be large, firm and range in shades of brown. A sudden change, like blood in your dog’s stool, tells you something is wrong. Keep reading to learn how you can spot health problems simply by looking at your dog’s poop.
Healthy Weight
Here are 3 simple ways to help you accurately gauge your dog's correct weight.
Is your pet a healthy weight
It’s easy to determine if your dog is overweight or your cat is obese. Follow these three steps to do a body score check at home.

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Trimming your puppy’s nails takes some care. Your veterinarian can give you a good idea of when and how to cut them. You may even just want to let your veterinarian or groomer do the job.
Sometimes it can be hard to get a dog to eat his complete and balanced dog food. However, there is a big difference between a dog who is a finicky eater, and one who stops eating altogether. Follow these tips to make sure that your dog is getting the nutrition he needs from the proper place- his dog food.
There’s a right weight range for every age and breed of dog. Excessive weight gain can mean there’s an issue with your puppy, but the cause is usually always the same: your puppy is eating too much…
When your dog is healthy, his poop shows it. It can be large, firm and range in shades of brown. A sudden change, like blood in your dog’s stool, tells you something is wrong. Keep reading to learn how you can spot health problems simply by looking at your dog’s poop.
Learn what you can do to promote your dog's dental needs.
Dogs’ paws are designed to withstand a lot of wear and tear but are not impenetrable. Learn how to check your dog for paw pad injuries.
Learn the signs and symptoms of a troubled digestive tract, and what you can do to help.
Pets have spent all summer playing and bonding with their children. When the time comes to go back to school after summer vacation, kids aren’t the only ones experiencing those back-to-school blues.
Dogs without proper hydration during workouts are at risk of heat stress. Learn why your dog's water requirements may double when exercising in warm temperatures.
Like people, dogs can develop food allergies and intolerances. Learn how to identify dog food allergies with our list of common food allergy symptoms.
It’s easy to determine if your dog is overweight or your cat is obese. Follow these three steps to do a body score check at home.
Do you think your dog is underweight? Learn what dog food you should feed your dog to help him gain weight and maintain a healthy weight.