How to Treat Low Blood Sugar

Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) is most common in toy puppies under four months of age. It can, however, occur in any dog or puppy. The early signs of hypoglycemia include: listlessness or sleepiness, ataxia (uncoordinated movements), pacing and uneasiness, and panting. This can quickly progress into the more symptoms of the more serious condition which […]

The Dangers of Low Blood Sugar

  Wait Baby If you read much about the safest age to bring a toy or extra small miniature-sized dog home you will likely notice the age is much later than the safest age to bring home a miniature or standard sized dog. Ever wonder why? Why is it ok to bring a puppy home […]

Ear Health Part I: All About Ears

I am often asked about ear health in Cockapoos, and indeed in many different dog breeds. As many people know (or suspect) drop-ear dogs can be prone to ear problems. These seem to be more prevalent in some breeds of drop-ear dogs than they are in others. The Cocker spaniel is well known for the […]

Treadmills for Dogs

What is the best dog accessory? The best toy? The best training aid? That is simple. I can roll those all into one item. One awesome item that most people don’t have: the treadmill for Dogs No really. Doggie treadmills can make the difference between a dog going to the pound and a happy family companion. Many breeds have […]