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All About Arthritis in Senior Dogs

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All About Arthritis in Senior Dogs Arthritis is a disease of chronic pain and though it can occur in dogs of any age, senior dogs are the age group that arthritis impacts the most.  This comprehensive guide will delve into arthritis in senior dogs, offering detailed information on causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment options, and tips All About Arthritis in Senior Dogs

Understanding Hydration: Why Is Your Senior Dog Drinking a Lot of Water?

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Understanding Hydration: Why Is Your Senior Dog Drinking a Lot of Water? As your furry companion enters their golden years, it’s essential to pay close attention to changes in their behavior and habits, and one notable concern for many senior dog owners is an increase in water consumption. If you’ve noticed your senior dog drinking Understanding Hydration: Why Is Your Senior Dog Drinking a Lot of Water?

The Surprising Answers to Why Old Dogs Shake

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The Surprising Answers to Why Old Dogs Shake As pet owners, witnessing our beloved senior dogs engage in a gentle shake or tremor can be both concerning and perplexing. “Why do old dogs shake?” is a common question that arises, and the answers may surprise you. As your furry friend ages, you may notice subtle The Surprising Answers to Why Old Dogs Shake

31 Ways to Help Your Old Dog With Arthritis

Dr. T with her two senior dogs, Twig (brown) and Becca (black).

31 Ways to Help Your Old Dog With Arthritis By Dr. Monica Tarantino Having a senior dog with arthritis can be challenging.  Some owners have dogs with arthritis that can still run and play, while others have dogs that have stiff joints or difficulty getting up every day. No matter where your dog is with 31 Ways to Help Your Old Dog With Arthritis

Why Is My Old Dog Not Eating?

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Why Is My Old Dog Not Eating?   Is your dog not finishing its meals or having to be hand-fed? Maybe it is snubbing food altogether. In this blog, we go over some of the common reasons older dogs may have a decreased appetite. A decrease in appetite in older dogs is something that should Why Is My Old Dog Not Eating?

Why Does My Old Dog Keep Pooping In The House?

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Why Does My Old Dog Keep Pooping In The House? By Dr. Monica Tarantino If you own a senior dog, you may have experienced your old dog pooping in the house.  Sometimes, the accident can be a full bowel movement and other times, it can just be a little piece of stool that you find Why Does My Old Dog Keep Pooping In The House?

Why Does My Dog’s Breath Smell?

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Why Does My Dog’s Breath Smell?   Why does my dog’s breath smell? Oral health is vital to our dog’s overall health. Learn several reasons why your dog’s breath may smell and what to do about it! by Megan McCorkle RVT We all know that great feeling after we have left the dentist and had Why Does My Dog’s Breath Smell?

Wait…Are You Saying My Dog Is Old?

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Wait…Are You Saying My Dog Is Old?   A new study from UCSD came out this past week sharing data that indicates a 4 year old labrador is comparable to a 52 year old human which supports dogs may be seniors earlier then we thought! You may have heard about it in the media here. Wait…Are You Saying My Dog Is Old?

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU LOSE A PET

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WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU LOSE A PET Pet loss has been on our minds lately and so this week we are sharing some behind-the-scenes on a tradition that has really helped us process the grief that we have when we lose a beloved pet. Let’s start by agreeing on this: Losing a pet is WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU LOSE A PET

Old Dog Insurance: What Senior Dog Pet Parents Had To Say About Pet Insurance

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Old Dog Insurance: What Senior Dog Pet Parents Had To Say About Pet Insurance   By Megan McCorkle LVT Recently, we posted a poll to our Instagram and Facebook groups regarding pet insurance with senior dogs. The focus being pros and cons and the experiences with this industry from a pet parents’ perspective. The poll Old Dog Insurance: What Senior Dog Pet Parents Had To Say About Pet Insurance