Colloidal Silver for Dogs
Colloidal Silver for Dogs has many varied uses. Writing in the British medical journal, 'The Lancet' in 1914, Dr. Henry Crooks found that ''silver in the colloidal state is highly germicidal, quite harmless to humans and absolutely non-toxic. Rather than in a chemical compound, the silver in the colloidal state may be applied in a much more concentrated form, with correspondingly better results.''
More recently NASA researched 23 different
Does your Dog Keep Licking His Paws?
If your dog is constantly licking his paws then you need to address the problem. Constant licking and chewing of paws means that the paws may be itchy and/or sore. If your dog continues to lick their paws it will exacerbate the condition and the problem will only continue.
Why is my Dog Licking his Paws?
To address the problem it is important to find out the cause of paw licking. There are a number of possible reasons for paw licking which need
Dog Calming Products Reviews
Read our reviews of the best natural dog calming products below. All of our products have been tried and tested on our own dogs. In the run-up to Fireworks Night, dog owners with noise sensitive or anxious dogs should start to use a natural dog calmer from mid October right the way through to mid November to ensure maximum effect. The advantage of these natural calmers is they won’t leave
Dog Separation Anxiety Symptoms
A dog that cannot bear to be parted from you, that follows you round the house, into every room including the loo, seems almost flattering doesn’t it? Then you realise this dog is so dependent on your presence 24/7 that when you leave them home alone, even for a few minutes, they get so upset that they howl and/or bark inconsolably, perhaps take their stress and frustration out on your sofa, your carpet, the doorframe, whatever they can get
FRESH WAYS TO KEEP TEETH CLEAN
We all know that good oral hygiene is essential not only in the show ring but to maintain a happy, healthy dog.
The commercial pet food and pet health sector has expanded rapidly in recent years and there are now a baffling number of different oral care products on the market for our dogs. So what is the best way to keep your dog’s teeth clean?
Well before we look at the products on the market let's consider diet. Your dog’s diet
Does your dog drool, vomit, shiver, whimper, whine or even bark hysterically every time he/she makes a car journey?
If your dog is showing any one of these signs, then chances are they suffering from travel sickness. Some dog’s anxiety is so severe that they will even empty themselves in the car. What should be a pleasant day out can very quickly become a nightmare.
And with holiday season fast approaching, now is the time to get on top of this problem.
8 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR ELDERLY DOG MORE COMFORTABLE
According to our vets, our dogs become senior citizens aged just seven! Scary thought isn’t it? We’d hope there’s plenty of life left in the old dog yet, as the saying goes, so how can you help to ensure they stay comfortable in their latter years? Read our 8 simple steps to making life more comfortable for your older dog.
Check with the vet
Fipronil in Our Eggs?
Read on to find out how Fipronil is used in common flea treatments.
We've all heard about the egg scandal making news headlines this week. But did you know that Fipronil is also used in common flea treatments such as Frontline, Fiprotec, Flevox and Johnson’s fipronil spot on.
Fipronil is a neurotoxin which means it causes damage to the nervous system and thus kills fleas, ticks, lice etc. However it is also considered toxic to fish
So you've got an Invasion of Fleas?
Make War not Peace
1. Trap Them
You've found a flea on your dog. Chances are you have them in your home too. To be sure - make a flea trap. Take a baking tray and pour in a about a centimeter of water with a couple of drops of washing up liquid. Place a lighted tea light in the middle of the water and leave on the floor for a few hours. If you find fleas floating in the water then you know that you
Ear Problems and their Causes
'Ear problems are often the effect of something else wrong in the body'
Ear problems are unfortunately very common among dogs. While others may suggest using a chemical solution or immune-suppressive drugs, I prefer to try to treat ear problems in a more natural way. Ear problems are very often the effect of something else wrong in the body, such as a food allergy. Remember when you are treating the ear, you are usually just treating the