Canine Heartworm Prevention

Canine Heartworm Prevention

Heartworms in dogs can cause serious health damage, such as congestive heart failure and liver problems to heavily infested dogs. So, it is important that a heartworm prevention program is in place especially for dogs living in areas where...

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Dog Worm Treatment

Dog Worm Treatment

Dogs are unfortunately susceptible to several parasitic worms such as roundworms, hookworms, heartworms, tapeworms, and whipworms. Most healthy adult dogs have developed an immunity so that the number of such parasites is kept in check. But when...

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Dog Tick Medicine

Dog Tick Medicine

Ticks can transmit and cause several tick-borne diseases (such as Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, and canine ehrlichiosis). It is therefore very important to take preventive measures against tick infestations in dogs. There are ways...

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Common Dog Flea Medicine

Common Dog Flea Medicine

As fleas can cause various health issues to dogs, it is essential to eradicate fleas if you find them on your dog. This page looks at some common products of dog flea medicine that are currently widely used for canine flea control. These products...

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OTC Meds for Dogs

OTC Meds for Dogs

Many dog parents wonder if over-the-counter medications can be used to treat minor health problems in dogs. While some OTC meds are safe for our dogs, many of them are quite dangerous simply because dogs have different metabolisms and physiology...

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Prednisone for Dogs

Prednisone for Dogs

Corticosteroids, such as Prednisone, are usually the first option that comes to mind when thinking of dog allergy treatment. These medicines usually work very well and results can be seen very fast. For example, the amount of itching and...

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Cough Medicine for Dogs

Cough Medicine for Dogs

There are many possible causes of coughing in dogs, some of which are serious. If your dog has developed a cough that does not seem to go away, be sure to take him to the vet for a check-up. This page looks at some cough medicine for dogs that...

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Canine Pain Medication

Canine Pain Medication

Dogs suffering from osteoarthritis can be in great pain. Although degenerative joint disease cannot be cured, there are quite a few treatment options that can greatly improve the dog’s quality of life. One such option is the use of canine...

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Rimadyl for Dogs

Rimadyl for Dogs

Osteoarthritis in dogs can cause a great deal of pain and discomfort to our furry friends. One way to reduce the pain caused by arthritis is the use of anti-inflammatory medications. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the most...

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Benadryl for Dogs

Benadryl for Dogs

Antihistamines such as Benadryl are the second most common medications for dog allergy treatment, after corticosteroids. Antihistamines are considered not as effective as corticosteroids in treating dog allergies, but they are the preferred...

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Aspirin for Dogs

Aspirin for Dogs

Osteoarthritis can cause a great deal of pain and discomfort to our furry friends. One way to reduce the pain caused by arthritis is the use of anti-inflammatory medications. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the most prescribed...

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