Most dogs can eat any of a number of over the counter foods and thrive. Dog foods that follow AAFCO (Association of American Feed Control Officials) regulations and are labeled as being nutritionally complete and balanced will meet the needs of “typical” pets… as long as they are healthy. But when disease strikes, over the… Continue reading Prescription Dog Food – When is it a Good Idea?
In summertime, the best place to chill is often on the water. And who better to chill with than your dog? Whether you have a sailboat, speedboat, electric boat, kayak or canoe, there’s a perfect “docks”-hound to accompany you on lake, river or open sea. But even dogs who tend to love the water can… Continue reading Dogs Who Love Boating
There are persistent myths about Pit Bulls, and in some places they’re illegal, but there’s a lot to love about them. Continue Reading on Vetstreet.com
If you’re thinking Italian sports car, think again. This curly-coated dog is an Italian truffle hunter who is generally smart, energetic and fun-loving. The medium-sized Lagotto requires regular trims at home or by a professional groomer. The Lagotto Romagnolo (pronounced la-goh-toe ro-man-yo-lo) descends from Italian water retrievers who were later used to seek out truffles.… Continue reading Breed Spotlight: Lagotto Romagnolo