Thanksgiving: Dog Style

Thanksgiving: Dog Style

Thanksgiving is a time to have friends and family around, and your family also includes your dog! It’s easy to forget that this time of year can be a big health risk for our pups, and we have to keep them supervised. Here are some things to remember this holiday season… The Food Thanksgiving usually means a feast and a lot of these foods are actually toxic to our pups! The first thing most people think of is: Turkey… Turkey skin is actually super high in fat and holds all of the seasoning and butter (although delicious to us humans, … Continue reading

Dehydration: The Summertime Threat

Dehydration: The Summertime Threat

Summertime is the worst time for dehydration in dogs. Water is something that can go overlooked a lot in our dogs’ lives because who is monitoring their dogs exact water intake! We put down a water bowl, and if they are thirsty they will drink, right? Not always! Did you know that your dog should be drinking ½ to 1 ounce of water per pound of bodyweight each day? For a 30lb dog, they need to be drinking about 3.5 cups a day! That doesn’t sound like a lot compared to humans, but if you measure out how much water your dog … Continue reading