Most dogs grow a heavier coat in the winter even if they spend most of their time inside. Granted, dogs who spend more time outside grow a thicker coat, as do breeds with a naturally thick coat such as Akitas, Siberian Huskies, Samoyeds and others. Many breeds with medium or short coats also develop a thicker or heavier coat during the winter as it helps protect them from the colder temperatures and unpleasant weather.
I cat 6 image by Galyna Andrushko from Fotolia.comCat litter boxes are probably the worst thing about owning a cat. Building a litter pan cover can help to eliminate these problems.Wooden CoverStep 1Measure your current litter box.Step 2Cut wood (plywood, particle board or MDF) so the floor of the container will be 2 inches wider and at least 6 inches longer than your litter pan.
I dog eye image by Kavita from Fotolia.comRinsing out your dog& 39;s eyes can help prevent infection, remove irritating debris and reduce tear stains around the eyes. A basic eyewash can help you quickly clean your dog& 39;s eyes.Step 1Wipe the area around your dog& 39;s eyes with a warm, damp washcloth.
Overview of Acetazolamide for Canines and Felines Acetazolamide, better known as Diamox® or Dazamide®, is a non-bacteriostatic sulfonamide drug that is futher categorized as a carbonic anhydrase inhibitor. It is used for dogs and cats to treat glaucoma problems and metabolic acidosis. The drugs acts to inhibits carbonic anhydrase.
I Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesAdopting a dog from a shelter is an honorable thing to do, but maybe your is heart set on a briard or a boxer and no rescues are available, so you buy a so-called purebred from a breeder. If someone pulls the bait-and-switch, you can take legal action.What& 39;s a Purebred?
I Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty ImagesOften referred to as “yappy dogs,” Chihuahuas are well-known for their little bark that seems to go on endlessly. As an owner, make an effort to understand why your little guy barks and what you can do to change this behavior.Why Chihuahuas BarkChihuahuas bark as a way to communicate with the world.