Dog Health

Dog health advice from K9 Magazine’s trusted experts. Keep your dog happy & healthy with our detailed canine health guides.

How to give tablets to a dog

How to Give Tablets to a Dog

K9 Magazine Quick Tips: How To Give Tablets To Your Dog Cats. They’re tough. I worked in a kennels and cattery for many years and whenever I’d see the dreaded words written large on the in-take board in the reception…

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Liver Disease & Your Dog

Your dog’s liver performs many important functions. In one sense, it acts like a filter for the blood, to strain out harmful particles and bacteria. A major portion of the blood is carried through the liver. When it becomes swollen…

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Deaf Dogs: Advice for New Owners

Protective, lovable and loyal, these are just some of the characteristics of the Boxer dog. Like most dogs however the Boxer can be born with a health condition that can sometimes go unnoticed if it isn’t being looked for. Zerin Mewa…

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Can Dogs Get Depressed

Can Dogs Get Depressed?

In this article we tackle a question posed by K9 Magazine reader Helen Anderson who asks ‘can dogs get depressed like humans?’ An interesting one, this. Because there are two crucial elements to the question. Can dogs get depressed? And,…

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dog vomitting can be sign of illness

Why is my Dog Vomiting

The dog vomits with ease, seemingly at will, and often without apparent cause. One thing that almost never causes a dog to vomit is eating too fast. Bolting food is the natural way for a dog. Eating too much, however,…

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Holistic Pet Care: Expert Answers Your Questions

Holistic diets and health supplements are potentially great. When used correctly your dog can benefit from years of dedicated research and development in the holistic health industry. But the operative words here ‘when used correctly’. Because the holistic health sector…

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Cataracts in Dogs

Cataracts in Dogs: What You Need to Know: Owners of older dogs often notice begin to notice a bluish white film start to develop over the eyes of their dog. As dogs age, eye problems – particularly cataracts – are…

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