Can Dogs Eat Peanut Butter?

can dogs eat peanut butter

Peanut butter is not only one of the most popular foods in the U.S., but it’s also a concentrated source of nutrition. It contains high sources of protein, healthy fats, and fiber. What’s more, dogs seem to love it: you’ve probably seen a million videos of dogs licking peanut butter from a jar while their […]

Zinc Deficiency In Dogs

zinc deficiency in dogs

We all know zinc is an important nutrient, but do we know how important is it for dogs? Zinc is the second most needed mineral among dogs, and yet, some pet parents don’t know that many commercial foods don’t include it in their ingredients. As a result, zinc deficiency in dogs is more common than […]

Why Do Dogs Eat Poop?

why do dogs eat poop

Eating poop is an awkward but common behavior many dogs have. Why do dogs eat poop? Dogs eating poop, scientifically known as canine conspecific coprophagy, is a habit. Coprophagy is more common than we pet parents would like, but usually, is not a sign of concern. A little more about coprophagy First of all, let’s […]

5 Thanksgiving Snacks To Feed Your Dog

As pet parents, we love sharing special moments with our furry babies, and holidays are not the exception. There are different ways of making our dogs part of our special events, and spoiling them with yummy foods is one of our favorites. However, the story repeats year after year: the day after thanksgiving, vets get […]

Kidney Disease In Dogs

kidney disease in dogs

Kidney disease in dogs is more common than we would like. Kidneys are an essential part of our dogs’ bodies, but due to different conditions (such as infections, diseases, poisoning, or birth defects), they can stop working properly, and therefore, cause severe damage to our pups’ health and wellbeing.   What is kidney disease? First […]

Spirulina For Dogs

spirulina for dogs

Superfoods have become a worldwide trend over the last decades. The name speaks for itself: A SUPER food (unless you are thinking of veggie with a cape). Among the leading ones, we can find spirulina. And since we are always thinking of ways to boost the lives of our four-legged friends, the obvious question arises […]

Demodex Mites In Dogs

demodex mites in dogs

Canine demodicosis is an infection caused by microscopic parasitic mites, called Demodex mites, which live within dogs’ hair follicles. These Demodex mites in dogs are passed from the mother to their babies when they are newborns, hence, they are part of the cutaneous biota, meaning they are completely normal and all dogs carry them. In […]

Can Cats See Color?

can cats see color

There is a question that arises every single time among cat parents, and that is: can cats see color? Can they see the same way we do? Out of curiosity or in order to provide cats with the best possible care, it is very important for us pet parents to know how our cats’ vision […]

Do Dogs Sweat?

do dogs sweat

Picture this: It is a strenuous hot day of summer, you are chilling in a bar trying desperately to cool up a little, but you are still covered in the stickiest sweat. You glance at your dog and you see him lying on the floor, but completely dry. And the question arises. Do dogs sweat? […]

Symptoms of Leptospirosis In Dogs

leptospirosis in dogs

Leptospirosis is a trending topic disease worldwide. This highly contagious disease not only affects humans, but also diverse animals, and dogs are not the exception. Leptospirosis in dogs is a severe condition that needs to be taken seriously. If caught early, this disease is treatable, so it is mandatory to get acquainted with its symptoms […]

Do Dogs Have Belly Buttons?

do dogs have belly buttons

This question is more common than you think. If you are reading this blog, chances are you have just looked out for your pup’s belly button out of curiosity, and you have probably had a hard time finding it. So, the question is: do dogs have belly buttons? Yes, of course, they do! But where?! […]

Can Dogs Eat Broccoli?

can dogs get broccoli

Today, we are going to focus on a member of the Brassicaceae family. Let me translate it to English: Can dogs eat broccoli? When we feed our dogs fruits and vegetables, we feel we are giving them the best nutrition! And partly, it is true. Fruits and vegetables contain a lot of vitamins, minerals, nutrients, […]