How to help a dog with Anxiety?

Dog with Anxiety Anxiety is sense of fear or sadness over an unknown or unsure reason. Anxiety in people are sometimes more delusional than real. Bitter experiences in the past can also make people anxious about future. Just Like People, Dogs do can experience anxiety or fear at any point of time. Dog with Anxiety issues behaves unusual than normal dogs. Dogs get anxious for various reason. Most can be helped by giving a close attention to the behaviour of your dog and understanding by their body language. Separation Anxiety in Dogs Separation anxiety is the most common type of anxiety in dogs. If a dog was not trained to be independent, he would experience a separation anxiety whenever his owners leave him home alone. Barking continuously, Pooping or peeing on the floor, Chewing shoes and similar stuffs, Banging at the doors, not eating and aggression are some of the…

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How many hours dog sleep in a day?

Dog sleep more than half of their day and Some dogs can even sleep all day except for a few food and loo breaks. How may hours do dog sleep? Dogs spend more than half of their Lifetime in Sleeping. On an average, Dog sleep time ranges from for 10 to 13 hours in a day. Also Dogs that spend more time at Indoor sleeps more than the dogs that spend more time at Outdoors. Boredom and Loneliness can also impacts in the dog's sleeping pattern. Dogs with Inadequate playtime and engagement tends to sleep more than dogs who have all them. Climatic conditions also can have a role in dog's sleep pattern. Dogs tend to sleep more at cloudy and colder days than sunny days. In certain cases dogs can sleep more than usual due to Lethargy or other medical conditions and some can sleep very less and be…

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Dog Fever : First Aid, Treatment & Home Remedies

Fever in dogs is a natural defense mechanism of the body to elevate the temperature so as to kill the disease causing pathogens that intruded into the body. Usually Normal Dog & Cat body temperature ranges between 99° F and 102.5° F and temperature beyond that is said to be fever and may be accompanied by common Fever symptoms. Fever usually subsidizes on its own but in some cases it may require medical attention. There are some common Symptoms of Dog Fever that can be seen when your dog fall ill. Symptoms of Fever in Dogs 1. Lethargy, sleepy or Tired2. Depressed or confused3. Vomiting4. Diarrhea5. Not eating Food and water. If you notice the above symptoms in your dog or cat, Appointed with the vet is advisable. In the meantime aiding the pet with the following home remedies will help improve the condition. Common cause of Fever in dogs…

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Common dog Health Problems to closely monitor

Dog owners are often surprised when their dog is diagnosed with disease. And they may say, the dog was healthy, he has his vaccination on time and we have not ever needed to take him to the vet for anything. But health according to many people just means an absence of obvious or visible disease or conditions . But it is not. Just a close look back of an animal's history may be reveal that things haven't been right for a long time. Dog can look healthy to see but the signs that all is not well may be very subtle as follows. ( the dog in the image shown above may outwardly look healthy but is over weight which will result in poor health in the long run) Common Dog Health Problems to monitor closely Overweight or underweight or changing weight.Gets Constipated frequently.Has mucus in the stool.Bad breath.Anxious or…

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