The Most Poisonous Fruit For Dogs

Every responsible pet owner has to ask themselves some form of the question, “What are the different ways I could possibly poison my furry friend?” It’s disturbing to think about, but also crucial to avoid tragic accidents. If you have, for example, a dog that you want to keep alive, you’ve got to make sure…

Nutritional Management of Diabetes Mellitus

Diabetes mellitus occurs when the body doesn’t produce adequate amounts of insulin or becomes less responsive to insulin. Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas with many functions, but its main purpose is to tell cells to take up glucose from the bloodstream. Glucose is the main energy source for the body’s cells and…

Do Dogs Get Headaches?

Do Dogs get headaches? it’s a question that fascinates scientists, vets and so many animal lovers around the world. But we don’t have a definite answer But here’s what we know we all have experienced headaches in our lives and wondered why do you headaches occur? Well amazingly headaches don’t occur inside our brain. In…

What Causes Diarrhea in Dogs?

What Causes Diarrhea in Dogs? WHAT CAUSES DIARRHEA IN DOGS? There are many causes of diarrhea in dogs, says Dr. Jennifer Coates. The most common are intestinal parasites (e.g., roundworms, hookworms, Giardia), bacterial infections or overgrowth, dietary indiscretion (e.g., garbage ingestion or an abrupt diet change), and inflammatory diseases (e.g., diet intolerances or allergies).. Diarrhea…

Max Domi on living with T1 diabetes

I… when I was diagnosed at the age of 12, the first question I asked was could I still play hockey? and the doctor looked at me and kind of laughed and said of course you can, do you know who Bobby Clarke was? And I had no idea. A little bit embarrassed, but… I…