How Does Stress Affect a Dogs’s Long Term Health?

How do you know if your dog is stressed? Experts have identified some of the anxious behaviors your companion dog may exhibit: Aggression Anxiety Avoidance Barking Crouching Crying or whining Drooling Fear Hiding Inappropriate elimination Jumping Looking away from a threat Loss of appetite Pacing Panting Pinning ears back Self-directed behaviors such as flank sucking, …

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Food Sensitivity VS. Food Allergy : is it Not Really Just The Same Thing?

Confusing food allergies with food sensitivities (or intolerances) is a common mistake, not only among dog guardians, but also among veterinary professionals. I often hear experts in the veterinary field refer to food allergies, when in fact they are talking about food sensitivities. This is unfortunate, because as long as the veterinary community continues to …

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